Friday night rugby has been ditched for 2012 with games only on Saturday and Sunday. France open the tournament at home to Italy and England close it at Twickenham, entertaning Ireland.

The full list of fixtures for 2012 is:

February 4: France v Italy, 2.30pm and Scotland v England, 5pm

February 5: Ireland v Wales, 3pm

February 11: Italy v England, 4pm and France v Ireland, 8pm

February 12: Wales v Scotland, 3pm

February 25: Ireland v Italy, 1.30pm and England v Wales, 4pm

February 26: Scotland v France, 3pm

March 10: Wales v Italy, 2.30pm and Ireland v Scotland, 5pm

March 11: France v England, 3pm

March 17: Italy v Scotland 12.30pm, Wales v France, 2.45pm and England v Ireland, 5pm

* All games are live on the BBC.

To see the 2011 RBS 6 Nations fixtures click here

To see the 2013 RBS 6 Nations fixtures click here

The Scottish Rugby Union have released some information about tickets for 2012. Click here to see it

  • pmorgan

    We would advise to buy direct from the SRU

  • alexander mcintosh

    can anybody tell me why it is £93.00 each to watch scotland v wales in but other games are not that expensive ??? is there another site where i can buy cheaper tickets in advance please help 🙂

  • lmclean

    Any further confirmation if all the Italy home games are being played in Florence rather than Rome?

  • pmorgan

    Hi Mark – I don’t think they’ll go on sale for a while but when they do keep an eye out for


  • Mark Finlayson

    I would like to buy tickets for the England Italy match in Rome Feb 2012. Can you point me to the right place?

  • Popm

    when do these tickets go on sale for the 2012 games??

  • mrs cox

    please advise where i can buy some rugby tickjets for 2012 for any england fixture.

  • William Hill

    Is the first named team in this fixture list, the home team. Specifically, I need to know if England play Italy in Rome.



  • pmorgan

    You’re quite right, Oliver. Must have been a gremlin in there somewhere. it should have been Feb 25 and 26, which we have amended!
    Cheers for letting us know!

  • Oliver Stephens.

    Re 2012 6 nations fixtures
    With reference to your full list of fixtures for 2012. Page 2 states that Friday night rugby has been ditched.The February 24 is a Friday .Ireland v Scotland 1-30pm , England v Wales 4.00pm. Is this Friday evening date correct.