Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. Hide Caption 2 of 25 Photos: Six Nations guide Wales has three home games at the 74,seat Principality Stadium, also welcoming Italy and France in the final two weekends of action. After a fifth-place finish inWelsh fans will be hopeful of improvement this year.
The current champions are England, who won the tournament for the second successive year and 28th time in its history.
England were crowned champions last year with a round to spare; however, they were denied the Grand Slam and Triple Crown in the final game by a defeat to Ireland in the final round. This was the fifth time this has happened to England in the Six Nations era , , , and and the third time at the hands of the Irish.
We are committed to showing more live rugby on the service and the Natwest 6 Nations is a perfect addition to our growing sports rights offering in the Canadian market. Rugby Canada statistics show there was a 3.
That represents an impressive 41 percent increase on the mark 20, , when tracking began. There is no doubt that has been a banner year for rugby in Canada. And, the World Rugby Sevens Tournament in Vancouver attracted 76, spectators over two days in March , that is up 26 percent compared to Gareth and Jebb combined for nearly international caps, and they had successful careers in England, for Wasps and London Irish respectively.
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