1962 Five Nations Championship

1962 Five Nations Championship

1962 Five Nations Championship
Date 13 January 1962 - 17 November 1962
Countries  England
 Ireland
 France
 Scotland
 Wales
Tournament statistics
Champions  France (3rd title)
Matches played 10
1961 (Previous) (Next) 1963

The 1962 Five Nations Championship was the thirty-third series of the rugby union Five Nations Championship. Including the previous incarnations as the Home Nations and Five Nations, this was the sixty-eighth series of the northern hemisphere rugby union championship. Ten matches were played between 13 January and 17 November. 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  France 4 3 0 1 35 6 +29 6
2  Scotland 4 2 1 1 34 23 +11 5
3  England 4 1 2 1 19 16 +3 4
3  Wales 4 1 2 1 9 11 −2 4
5  Ireland 4 0 1 3 9 50 −41 1

Results

1962-01-13
Scotland  3–11  France
1962-01-20
England  0–0  Wales
1962-02-03
Wales  3–8  Scotland
1962-02-10
England  16–0  Ireland
1962-02-24
France  13–0  England
1962-02-24
Ireland  6–20  Scotland
1962-03-17
Scotland  3–3  England
1962-03-24
Wales  3–0  France
1962-04-14
France  11–0  Ireland
1962-11-17
Ireland  3–3  Wales

External links

  • The official RBS Six Nations Site
Preceded by
1961 Five Nations
Five Nations Championship
1962
Succeeded by
1963 Five Nations