The RBS 6 Nations Championship returns in February 2011 , The premium annual international rugby series will see Ireland defend their grand slam championship they won last year. 6 Nations Tickets are on sale now. Europe’s six top rugby playing nations will be aiming for glory in another hotly contested championship.
Defending champions France and their new coach, Marc Lièvremont, go in search of their first hat-trick with three back-to-back victories, but England will hope to be strong contenders after their exploits at the World Cup. Ireland, last year’s Triple Crown winners, will want to forget their World Cup form and prove to their fans that they can perform under pressure.Scotland will hope to continue on their World Cup form and coach Frank Hadden is confident this side can make an impact.
Wales and their new coach, Warren Gatland, will hope to rediscover the form that saw them crowned RBS 6 Nations Champions in 2005.
The oldest international rugby tournament in the world starts this weekend with old rivals Wales entertaining England at the millennium stadium this Friday night. Saturday sees Scotland travel to Paris for their first game and Ireland will play Italy in Rome.
England have been made favorites for the tournament with France also hotly tipped to take the trophy home, all the teams will be hoping to get their campaign’s off to a good start and with the World Cup just around the corner it will be a great spectacle.
Find and compare Six Nations tickets for all the games, there is no doubt it will be a competition to remember.