RBS 6 Nations – 2017 Fixtures + 2016 Results + Bill McLaren

Can you remember all the results from 2016? Here’s the essential one page that covers everything you need to know for the RBS 6 Nation Rugby. Faster than an app. Plus some of the voice of rugby’s colourful rugby quotes (Bill McLaren).

2017 Fixtures

Sat 4 Feb    Scot v Irl  2:25pm; Eng v Fra  4:50pm; Sun 5 Italy v Wales  2:00pm;

Sat 11 Feb  Italy v Ire  2:25pm;  Wales v Eng 4:50pm    Sun 12 Feb Fra v Scot  3:00pm

Sat 25 Feb  Scot v Wales  2:25pm   Irl v Fra  4:50pm   Sun 26 Feb  Eng v Italy 3:00pm

Fri 10 Mar  Wales v Irl  8:05pm    Sat 11 Mar Italy v Fra   1:30pm;  Eng v Scot 4:00pm

Sat 18 Mar      Scot v Italy 12:30pm    Fra v Wales  2:45pm      Irl v Eng   5:00pm

 

2016 Championship Table

Team Played W D L Pts For Pts Ag Points
England 5 5 0 0 132 70 10
Wales 5 3 1 1 150 88 7
Ireland 5 2 1 2 128 87 5
Scotland 5 2 0 3 122 115 4
France 5 2 0 3 82 109 4
Italy 5 0 0 5 79 224 0

2016 Match Results

Fra 23–21 Italy;    Irl 16–16 Wales;    Scot 9–15 Eng;     Fra 10–9 Irl;  Wales 27–23 Scot;

Italy 9–40 Eng;    Wales 19–10 Fra;    Italy 20–36 Scot;  Eng 21–10 Irl;   Irl 58–15 Italy;

Eng 25–21 Wales;   Scot 29–18 Fra;   Wales 67–14 Italy;   Irl 35–25 Scot;   Fra 21–31 Eng

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Some Classic McLaren Quotes

Bill McLaren was known as ‘the voice of rugby’  here’s just a few of his gems

“He can smell a try like a forest animal”.

“The All Blacks that day looked like great prophets of doom.”

“And it’s a try by Hika the hooker from Ngongotaha.” (Wales v New Zealand 1980).

I think he also described trying to tackle Jonah Lomu as trying to tackle a snooker table.

“I’ve seen bigger legs hanging out of a crow’s nest”.

“Safe as houses; warm as toast” after a Gavin Hastings clearance kick.

On Doddie Weir (and told by Doddie) “Doddie Weir as much help as a lighthouse in the desert”.

On another lineout jumper “Jumping like a border salmon in a river”.

For more great Bill McLaren quotes click 60 0f Of The Best’ Bill McLaren quotes

or just insert ‘Bill McLaren’  into the search engine on www.GreatSportsmanship.org

Download all of this on on just page RBS 6 Nations 2017 – quicker than app – everything you need. Pass it on to any friends that like rugby. They’ll love it.

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