1998 Women's Home Nations Championship

1998 Women's Home Nations Championship

The 1998 Women's Home Nations Championship was the third and final Women's Home Nations Championship and was won by Scotland, who achieved the Triple Crown. In addition Scotland also beat France outside the championship to claim a Grand Slam.

1998 Women's Home Nations Championship
1998-02-08 - 1998-04-05
No. of nations 4
Champions  Scotland
Runner-up  England
Matches played 6

Final table

Position Nation Games Points Table
points
played won drawn lost for against
1  Scotland 3 3 0 0 45 17 6
2  England 3 2 0 1 96 28 4
3  Wales 3 1 0 2 51 51 2
4  Ireland 3 0 0 3 18 104 0

Results

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1998-02-08 Ireland  0-15  Scotland Old Belvedere, Dublin [19/25/7]
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1998-02-15 England  29-12  Wales Waterloo [40/29/13]
[184]
1998-03-01 Wales  12-22  Scotland Cardiff [30/27/6]
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1998-03-21 Scotland  8-5  England Stewarts Melville [28/40/5]
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1998-03-22 Ireland  10-27  Wales Old Crescent RFC, Rosbrien [20/31/3]
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1998-04-05 England  62-8  Ireland Worcester [42/21/3]

External links

  • The official RBS Six Nations Site
Preceded by
Women's home nations 1997
Home Nations Championship
1998
 Scotland
Succeeded by
Women's five nations 1999

See also