Centenary Quaich

The Centenary Quaich (/ˈkwx/; Scottish Gaelic: Cuach nan Ceud Bliadhna; Irish: Corn na Céad Bliain) is an international rugby union award contested annually by Ireland and Scotland as part of the Six Nations Championship.

Centenary Quaich
SportRugby union
Instituted1989
Number of teams2
Country Ireland
 Scotland
Holders Ireland (2021)
Most titles Ireland (18 titles)

A "Quaich" is a Gaelic drinking vessel[1] and has been presented to the winners of the fixture since 1989.[2] Since the introduction of the cup, Ireland have won it seventeen times while Scotland have won it fourteen times, with one drawn fixture.

The Quaich is one of a number of similar cups contested for between individual teams as part of their international fixture list. Other examples within the Six Nations Championship include the Calcutta Cup (Scotland vs. England), the Millennium Trophy (England vs. Ireland), the Giuseppe Garibaldi Trophy (France vs. Italy) and the Auld Alliance Trophy between France and Scotland.

The current holders are Ireland after beating Scotland at Murrayfield on 14 March 2021.

MatchesEdit

Host Played Wins for Draws Points for
  Ireland   Scotland   Ireland   Scotland
  Ireland 16 10 5 1 387 240
  Scotland 17 8 9 0 421 342
Overall 33 18 14 1 808 582

ResultsEdit

Year Date Venue Home Score Away Trophy
Winner
2021 14 March Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   24–27   Ireland  
2020 1 February Aviva Stadium, Dublin Ireland   19–12   Scotland  
2019 9 February Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   13–22   Ireland  
2018 10 March Aviva Stadium, Dublin Ireland   28–8   Scotland  
2017 4 February Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   27–22   Ireland  
2016 19 March Aviva Stadium, Dublin Ireland   35–25   Scotland  
2015 21 March Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   10–40   Ireland  
2014 2 February Aviva Stadium, Dublin Ireland   28–6   Scotland  
2013 24 February Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   12–8   Ireland  
2012 10 March Aviva Stadium, Dublin Ireland   32–14   Scotland  
2011 27 February Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   18–21   Ireland  
2010 20 March Croke Park, Dublin Ireland   20–23   Scotland  
2009 14 March Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   15–22   Ireland  
2008 9 March Croke Park, Dublin Ireland   34–13   Scotland  
2007 10 March Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   18–19   Ireland  
2006 11 March Lansdowne Road, Dublin Ireland   15–9   Scotland  
2005 12 February Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   13–40   Ireland  
2004 27 March Lansdowne Road, Dublin Ireland   37–16   Scotland  
2003 16 February Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   6–36   Ireland  
2002 2 March Lansdowne Road, Dublin Ireland   43–22   Scotland  
2001 22 September Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   32–10   Ireland  
2000 19 February Lansdowne Road, Dublin Ireland   44–22   Scotland  
1999 20 March Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   30–13   Ireland  
1998 7 February Lansdowne Road, Dublin Ireland   16–17   Scotland  
1997 1 March Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   38–10   Ireland  
1996 20 January Lansdowne Road, Dublin Ireland   10–16   Scotland  
1995 4 February Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   26–13   Ireland  
1994 5 March Lansdowne Road, Dublin Ireland   6–6   Scotland Draw
1993 16 January Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   15–3   Ireland  
1992 15 February Lansdowne Road, Dublin Ireland   10–18   Scotland  
1991 16 March Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   28–25   Ireland  
1990 3 February Lansdowne Road, Dublin Ireland   10–13   Scotland  
1989 4 March Murrayfield, Edinburgh Scotland   37–21   Ireland  

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Scottish word of the week: Quaich". The Scotsman. Johnston Publishing. 8 May 2014. Retrieved 20 February 2016.
  2. ^ sportinglife.com Archived 5 June 2011 at the Wayback Machine

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