Six Nations Championship

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Six Nations Championship

n
(Rugby) rugby union the annual competition involving national sides representing England, France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland, and Wales. Until the admission of Italy in 2000, it was known as the Five Nations Championship
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Over the years the RBS 6 Nations Championship has produced many magical moments.
ITALY blew this season's RBS 6 Nations Championship wide open by recording a stunning 23-18 victory over title favourites France at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome.
MARTIN Johnson admits England are still a long way short of being ready to challenge the best teams in the world, despite their positive end to the RBS 6 Nations championship.
The Daily Mirror has teamed up with the RBS 6 Nations Championship to offer two fans the chance to win a pair of tickets each for the match.
Next Saturday will see the final showdowns of this year's RBS 6 Nations Championship. With Wales hungry for their second straight Championship victory, their battle with Ireland is tipped to be the game of the weekend, if not the whole Tournament - and YOU could be a part of it.
7.Which two nations kicked off the 2008 RBS 6 Nations Championship?
RUGBY UNION: Dwayne Peel has received a ringing endorsement from his former Wales boss as he prepares for an unexpected entry to this season's RBS 6 Nations Championship.
1 Who scored the match-winning try for Italy, pictured, when they beat Wales in the 2007 RBS 6 Nations Championship?
Flankers Wallace and Easterby played prominent roles in Ireland securing a second successive Triple Crown during this season's RBS 6 Nations Championship, but their battle opposite each other today could have a significant bearing on the outcome.
Andrew though, has no doubt Ashton should replace Andy Robinson as England prepare for their 2007 RBS 6 Nations Championship and World Cup campaigns.
Current head coach Andy Robinson has come under fire following England's disappointing RBS 6 Nations Championship campaign.
WE'VE teamed up with the RBS 6 Nations Championship to offer one lucky rugby fan the chance to win a pair of tickets to watch England take on Ireland at Croke Park on February 28.