What happened in Autumn Nations Cup First Week.

The inaugural Autumn Nations Cup kicked off on Friday as Ireland comfortably beat Wales 32-9 in Dublin.

Saturday’s action then saw Scotland was beaten by Italy 28:17 while England battered Georgia’s Challenges 40:0 at Twickenham.

Six nations Runners-up France was given a unofficial rest day as France vs Fiji match cancelled due to Covid 19 positives in Fiji Rugby team.

Autumn Nations Cup Results and Fixtures in Full (All times GMT)

Round 1

13 November: Group A

Ireland 32-9 Wales (Aviva Stadium) 19:00

14 November: Group B

Italy 28-17 Scotland (Florence) 12:45

14 November: Group A

England 40-0 Georgia (Twickenham) 15:00

15 November: Group B

France v Fiji – Cancelled

Round 2

21 November, Group B – Italy v Fiji (Ancona) 12:45

21 November, Group A – England v Ireland (Twickenham) 15:00

21 November, Group A – Wales v Georgia (Parc y Scarlets) 17:15

22 November, Group B – Scotland v France (Murray field) 15:00

Round 3

28 November, Group B – Scotland v Fiji (Murray field) 13:45

28 November, Group A – Wales v England (Parc y Scarlets) 16:00

28 November, Group B – France v Italy (Stade de France) 20:00

29 November, Group A – Ireland v Georgia (Aviva Stadium) 14:00  

Finals weekend

5 December – Georgia v TBC (Murray field) 12:00

5 December – Ireland v TBC (Aviva Stadium) 14:15

5 December – Wales v TBC (Parc y Scarlets) 16:45

6 December – England v TBC (Twickenham) 14:00

How Autumn Nations cup works

The eight teams have been split into two groups.

Group A.                                                             Group B

England                                                           France

Wales                                                              Scotland

Ireland                                                             Italy

Georgia                                                           Fiji

Each team plays the others in its group between November 13 and 29. Then on the December 5th and 6th final rounds will commence, each team plays the team that finishes in the same place in the other group, to create a ranking between one and eight and, Then there’s a winner.

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