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Wooden spoon (award) – Wikipedia

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Six Nations 2018: What Is The Wooden Spoon? We explain

The Wooden Spoon is metaphorical prize for the team who finishes last in the Six Nations. It is much like the fabled Lanterne Rouge in the Tour de France, where the rider who finishes last but still completes the tour is honoured. However, unlike the example from the world’s most famous cycling

Six Nations Championship – Wikipedia

The current champions are Ireland, having won the 2018 tournament. The Six Nations is the successor to the Home Nations Championship (1883–1909 and 1932–39), played between teams from England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales, which was the first international rugby union tournament.

Country: England, France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland, Wales

Six Nations: Things you might not know about the Six

From cabbage patches to wooden spoons – BBC Sport looks at some of the facts you might not know about the Six Nations before the start of the 2019 tournament. Watch live coverage France v …

Six Nations Contenders: Azzurri And The Wooden Spoon

The only “trophy” they have taken home is the unwanted Wooden Spoon, a booby prize originating at Cambridge. Italy have won the wooden spoon 13 times, Scotland four …

Italy Handed Six Nations’ Wooden Spoon After Losing to France

Italy Handed Six Nations’ Wooden Spoon After Losing to France March 11, 2017 16:36 Sergio Parisse managed to score for Italy but France proved too much for Conor O’Shea’s men.

Wooden Spoon ambassadors talk NatWest Six Nations 2018

Ambassadors talk Six Nations. Each year the collective fans of six proud nations – England, France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland and Wales – share in the passion and excitement of this feast of rugby. With both Men’s and Women’s Six Nations championships taking …

Six Nations Tickets – Official Six Nations 2019 Tickets

– Wooden Spoon: the country that lost every game of the six-country tournament. In the 2018 edition, it was ‘won’ by Italy. Even though they lost the last match against Scotland only by a narrow margin. The final score in the Stadio Olimpico was 27-29. WINNERS SIX NATIONS. The most recent winner of the Six Nations Championship is Ireland.

Six Nations Rugby | History

Ireland’s 23-20 loss to Scotland in the final game of the campaign not only denied them the Triple Crown but saw Italy receive the Wooden Spoon for the third year running. England ended a run of eight years without a title and would again win the Championship in a World Cup year as they wrapped up the 2011 Six Nations on 8 points.

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