1937 Home Nations Championship

The 1937 Home Nations Championship was the thirty-third series of the rugby union Home Nations Championship. Including the previous incarnations as the Five Nations, and prior to that, the Home Nations, this was the fiftieth series of the northern hemisphere rugby union championship. Six matches were played between 16 January and 3 April. It was contested by England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

1937 Home Nations Championship
Date16 January - 3 April 1937
Countries England
 Ireland
 Scotland
 Wales
Tournament statistics
Champions England (13th title)
Triple Crown England (11th title)
Calcutta Cup England
Matches played6
1936 (Previous) (Next) 1938

TableEdit

Position Nation Games Points Table
points
Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1   England 3 3 0 0 19 14 +5 6
2   Ireland 3 2 0 1 24 16 +8 4
3   Scotland 3 1 0 2 20 23 −3 2
4   Wales 3 0 0 3 12 22 −10 0

ResultsEdit

1937-01-18
England   4–3   Wales
Report
1937-02-06
Wales   6–13   Scotland
1937-02-13
England   9–8   Ireland
Report
1937-02-27
Ireland   11–4   Scotland
1937-03-20
Scotland   3–6   England
Report
1937-04-03
Ireland   5–3   Wales

External linksEdit

  • "6 Nations History". rugbyfootballhistory.com. Retrieved 2008-03-08.