France won a Grand Slam in the 2022 Guinness Six Nations, while England women did the same as they swept the 2022 TikTok Women’s Six Nations.

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Will history repeat itself? There’s plenty of fierce competition to come!

The men’s competition kicks off on Saturday 4 February, with Wales hosting Ireland at Principality Stadium, and England battle for the Calcutta Cup against Scotland at Twickenham. On the Sunday, Italy host reigning champions France.

Related: England squad for the championship

It’s obviously a huge year, with France set to host the upcoming Rugby World Cup. They have that Grand Slam fresh in the memory, but Ireland are ranked number one in the world right now.

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Then England and Wales have new coaching set-ups. Italy look like they are growing in power, while Scotland have three home games this time around. It is all to play for.

Keep your eyes on all of the details below.

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France lifting the 2022 Six Nations trophy (Getty Images)

The women’s event will start this year with the exact same fixtures as the men – however, the competition has it’s own window and begins on 25 March with Wales taking Ireland at the Cardiff Arms Park, and England versus Scotland at Kingston Park the same day. Then on the Sunday, Italy host France in Parma.

See more here.

Guinness Six Nations Fixtures: Make sure you know when all the games are taking place in this piece.

Women’s Six Nations Fixtures: Stay up to date with all the games taking place in the women’s championship here.

Guinness Six Nations Tickets:Find out where to get any remaining tickets to watch the action.

Guinness Six Nations TV CoverageTake a look at our handy guide on the TV schedule for the tournament so you don’t miss a moment of the action.

Women’s Six Nations TV Coverage: How to watch all the matches in the women’s championship.

Guinness Six Nations Table: Come tournament time, this page will keep you to date with how the teams stand.

Men’s Team Guides

EnglandFixtures, Squad

France Fixtures, Squad

Ireland Fixtures, Squad

Italy Fixtures, Squad

Scotland Fixtures, Squad

WalesFixtures, Squad

Women’s Team Guides

EnglandSquad & Fixtures

FranceSquad & Fixtures

IrelandSquad & Fixtures

ItalySquad & Fixtures

ScotlandSquad & Fixtures

WalesSquad & Fixtures

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