English and Scottish rugby people start Six Nations with victory


English and Scottish rugby people start Six Nations with victory

The English rugby people are the Six Nations on Saturday began with a victory in France: 19-16. Scotland was a thriller too strong for Ireland (27-22).

England decided the duel with the great rival France with still a quarter to go. A try of Ben ” o and a rake conversion from Owen Farrell arc a 12-16 deficit to a 19-16 lead. In the final stage did the home side the profit to convince.

For peace was the match at Twickenham, especially, a tactical game with a lot of violations. By three spot penalty for both teams was the state 9-9 halfway through.

France took over in the second half the lead through a try from Rabah Slimani, but that was not enough for the win.

Last year took England out of the race in the zeslandentoernooi all five of his matches to win.


The Scots had a whirlwind start against Ireland in Murrayfield Stadium in the capital, Edinburgh. The team of coach Vern Cotter was due to two scores of Stuart Hogg quickly with 14-0 and at rest if the margin was even sixteen (21-5).

Ireland, that in the world ranking, three places higher than Scotland (fourth to seventh), had in the second half to seventy percent of the possession and came by try of Iain Henderson and Paddy Jackson suddenly on edge (21-22), but two rake penalty from Greig Laidlaw brought Scotland to the profit.

The Scots played without the Dutch-born Tim Visser, who is outside of the selection was held by Cotter.

Scotland celebrate a famous win over Ireland to kick start their @SixNationsRugby campaign! #AsOne #OurDay


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16:29 – 04 February 2017


The Six Nations is the most prestigious tournament in which every year the six best rugbyploegen of Europe all have one match to play against each other.

Sunday, going to Wales on a visit to Italy for the first round exit.

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