1938 Home Nations Championship

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1938 Home Nations Championship
Date 15 January 1938 - 19 March 1938
Countries  England
 Ireland
 Scotland
 Wales
Tournament statistics
Champions  Scotland (12th title)
Triple Crown  Scotland (8th title)
Calcutta Cup  Scotland
Matches played 6
1937 (Previous) (Next) 1939

The 1938 Home Nations Championship was the thirty-fourth 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 fifty-first series of the northern hemisphere rugby union championship. Six matches were played between 15 January and 19 March. It was contested by England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

Table

Position Nation Games Points Table
points
Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1  Scotland 3 3 0 0 52 36 +19 6
2  Wales 3 2 0 1 31 21 +10 4
3  England 3 1 0 2 60 11 −11 2
4  Ireland 3 0 0 3 43 70 −37 0

Results

1938-01-15
Wales  14–8  England
1938-02-05
Scotland  8–6  Wales
1938-02-12
Ireland  14–36  England
1938-02-26
Scotland  23–14  Ireland
1938-03-12
Wales  11–5  Ireland
1938-03-19
England  16–21  Scotland

References

External links

  • "6 Nations History". rugbyfootballhistory.com. Retrieved 2008-03-08.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
Preceded by
1937 Home Nations
Home Nations Championship
1938
Succeeded by
1939 Home Nations