1923 Five Nations Championship

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1923 Five Nations Championship
Date 20 January 1923 - 14 April 1923
Countries  England
 France
 Ireland
 Scotland
 Wales
Tournament statistics
Champions  England (8th title)
Grand Slam  England (4th title)
Triple Crown  England (7th title)
Calcutta Cup  England
Matches played 10
1922 (Previous) (Next) 1924

The 1923 Five Nations Championship was the ninth series of the rugby union Five Nations Championship following the inclusion of France into the Home Nations Championship. Including the previous Home Nations Championships, this was the thirty-sixth series of the annual northern hemisphere rugby union championship. Ten matches were played between 20 January and 14 April. It was contested by England, France, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

Table

Position Nation Games Points Table
points
Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1  England 4 4 0 0 50 17 +33 8
2  Scotland 4 3 0 1 46 22 +24 6
3  Wales 4 1 0 3 31 31 0 2
3  France 4 1 0 3 28 52 −24 2
3  Ireland 4 1 0 3 21 54 −33 2

Results

1923-01-20
Scotland  16–3  France
1923-01-20
England  7–3  Wales
1923-02-03
Wales  3–11  Scotland
1923-02-10
England  23–5 Ireland
1923-02-24
Wales  16–8  France
1923-02-24
Ireland 3–13  Scotland
1923-03-10
Ireland 5–4  Wales
1923-03-17
Scotland  6–8  England
1923-04-02
France  3–12  England
1923-04-14
France  14–8 Ireland

External links

  • "6 Nations History". rugbyfootballhistory.com. Retrieved 2008-03-10.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
Preceded by
1922 Five Nations
Home Nations Championship
1923
Succeeded by
1924 Five Nations