Here are some of the key dates you need to know about in the Six Nations.

Six Nations Dates

With the Six Nations taking place early in 2020, we have put together a small guide on all the most important dates that you need to know about. Check them out below.

Six Nations Dates

Both the men’s and women’s tournaments take place over five weeks in February and March 2020. The first round in both is on the 1st and 2nd of February, round two is one week later before a two week break. Round three takes place on the 22nd and 23 of February, another two week break occurs and then finally round 5 is one week after that in the middle of March.

2020 Mens Six Nations

Round 1

Sat 1 February, Wales 42-0 Italy Reaction: Hat-trick for Josh Adams as Wales thrash Italy
Sat 1 February, Ireland 19-12 Scotland Reaction: Stuart Hogg drops ball over the line
Sun 2 February, France 24-17 England Reaction: France’s fire-up youngsters overcome England

Round 2 

Sat 8 February, Ireland 24-14 Wales Reaction: Jordan Larmour’s brilliant footwork
Sat 8 February, Scotland 6-13 England Reaction: England hold nerve in sodden Calcutta Cup bout
Sun 9 February, France 35-22 Italy Reaction: France go top after blowing hot and cold

Round 3

Sat 22 February, Italy 0-17 Scotland Reaction: Stuart Hogg scores scorching try in Rome
Sat 22 February, Wales 23-27 France Reaction: France keep Grand Slam bid on track
Sun 23 February, England 24-12 Ireland Reaction: Sexton fumble leads to George Ford try

Round 4

Sat 7 March, Ireland v Italy, Aviva Stadium, ITV, 2.15pm – POSTPONED due to coronavirus outbreak
Sat 7 March, England 33-30 Wales Reaction: Wales score stunner to bring clash to life
Sun 8 March, Scotland v France, BT Murrayfield, BBC, 3pm

Round 5

Sat 14 March, Wales v Scotland, Principality Stadium, BBC, 2.15pm
Sat 14 March, Italy v England, ITV, 4.45pm – POSTPONED due to coronavirus outbreak
Sat 14 March, France v Ireland, BBC, 8pm

Women’s 2020 Six Nations 

Round 1

Sun 2 February, France 13-19 England

Sun 2 February, Ireland 18-14 Scotland

Sun 2 February, Wales 15-19 Italy

Related: Catch up on what happened in the first round of the 2020 Women’s Six Nations

Round 2

Sat 8 February, France 45-10 Italy

Sun 9 February, Ireland 31-12 Wales

Monday 10 February   Scotland 0-53 England

Related: All the goings-on from round two of the Women’s Six Nations

Round 3

Sun 23 February, Wales 0-50 France

Sun 23 February, England 27-0 Ireland

Sun 23 February    Italy v Scotland – Postponed due to coronavirus (increased number of Covid-19 cases in the Milan area)

Related: England remain on course for Grand Slam after round three of Women’s Six Nations

Round 4

Sat 7 March, England v Wales
Sat 7 March, Scotland v France
Sun 8 March, Ireland v Italy – POSTPONED due to coronavirus outbreak

Round 5

Sun 15 March, Wales v Scotland
Sun 15 March, Italy v England – POSTPONED due to coronavirus outbreak
Sun 15 March, France v Ireland

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