2019 Six Nations Championship

The 2019 Six Nations Championship (known as the Guinness Six Nations for sponsorship reasons) was the 20th Six Nations Championship, the annual rugby union competition contested by the national teams of England, France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland, and Wales, and the 125th edition of the competition (including all the tournament's previous versions as the Home Nations Championship and Five Nations Championship).

2019 Six Nations Championship
Date1 February – 16 March 2019
Countries
Tournament statistics
Champions Wales (27th title)
Grand Slam Wales (12th title)
Triple Crown Wales (21st title)
Millennium Trophy England
Centenary Quaich Ireland
Giuseppe Garibaldi Trophy France
Auld Alliance Trophy France
Doddie Weir Cup Wales
Matches played15
Tries scored84 (5.6 per match)
Top point scorer(s) Owen Farrell (59)
Top try scorer(s) Jonny May (6)
Player of the tournament Alun Wyn Jones[1]
Official websitesixnationsrugby.com
2018 (Previous) (Next) 2020

Wales won the championship for the first time since 2013, beating defending champions Ireland at the Millennium Stadium on the final day to claim their first Grand Slam since 2012.[2]


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