Live on TV Guide to the Six Nationskick off times, fixtures, tickets and tv listings The Six Nations will once again see the EnglandFranceIrelandItalyScotland and Wales international rugby union teams take each other on over the course of five thrilling rugby-packed weekends of fixtures. This is an international competition that takes place annually, with each of the six sides playing each other once. When does competition start?
Dates, times and TV details for all of the autumn rugby internationals Some 45 internationals will take place between October 27th and December 1st Thu, Oct 25, , Updated: Thu, Oct 25, , Just under a year out from the World Cup, the autumn international window provides finalists with a crucial opportunity to step up their preparations for Japan.
All of the leading World Cup contenders will have a better sense of where they stand by the end of November with defending champions New Zealand, potential quarter-final opponents for Ireland in 12 months time, also facing Australia and England.
South Africa, the other side Ireland are likely to face in a quarter-final should they both make it out of their respective groups, have seen their stock rise considerably in recent weeks and will look to build on that momentum with matches against England, France, Scotland and Wales.
In all there will be 45 internationals played between October 27th and December 1st. Fri, Nov 9th Uruguay v Ulster, Kingspan stadium, 7.
Wales v Tonga, Principality Stadium, 2. Principality Stadium, 5.