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1996 Women's Home Nations Championship

The 1996 Women's Home Nations Championship was the first Women's Home Nations Championship and was won by England, who achieved the Triple Crown. England also gained the Grand Slam by beating France outside of the championship.

1996 Women's Home Nations Championship
21 February 1996 - 3 March 1996
No. of nations 4
Champions  England
Runner-up  Scotland
Matches played 6

Final tableEdit

Position Nation Games Points Table
points
played won drawn lost for against
1   England 3 3 0 0 80 19 6
2=   Scotland 3 1 0 2 35 23 2
2=   Ireland 3 1 0 2 30 39 2
2=   Wales 3 1 0 2 20 84 2

ResultsEdit

[137]
1996-01-21 Ireland   0-21   Scotland Blackrock [9/14/5]
[138]
1996-02-04 England   56-3   Wales Leicester [25/24/11]
[140]
1996-02-18 Wales   11-6   Scotland Bridgend [25/15/4]
[141]
1996-03-03 Ireland   22-6   Wales Old Belvedere [10/26/2]
[142]
1996-03-03 Scotland   8-12   England Meggetland, Edinburgh [16/27/2]
[143]
1996-03-17 England   12-8   Ireland Sunbury-on-Thames [28/11/1]

See alsoEdit

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