Six Nations

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a league of Iroquois tribes including originally the Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga and Seneca (the Five Nations)

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In 2013 the Six Nations Chiefs captured the Mann Cup, awarded annually to the top Canadian senior men's team.
It means all of Wales' Six Nations home games at the Millennium Stadium will be shown on BBC, as will those of both Scotland and France.
The Six Nations has had a long-standing relationship with the BBC and the broadcaster's current rights deal was due to run until 2017.
Obviously England still have a chance of winning the Six Nations, but in my view their final fixture against France is the toughest when compared to Wales playing Italy and Ireland playing Scotland.
Ireland fly to Buenos Aires today ahead of two Tests against Argentina, but Schmidt, who led Ireland to a Six Nations title earlier this season in his first year in charge, has bigger games in mind.
Alex Cuthbert: The Cardiff Blues paceman had a quiet Six Nations scoring just the one try, but his ability to finish off moves is second to none.
MUNSTER coach Rob Penney has raised the stakes ahead of his side's clash with Leinster on Saturday week by stating that it will be his side against 'the Six Nations champions'.
ALUN WYN JONES does not believe Wales' British and Irish Lions stars can use fatigue as an excuse for their below-par Six Nations campaign.
Since the Six Nations era started in 2000, which two countries have failed to win the Six Nations title?
The Six Nations is one of the biggest rugby union championships, lasting over seven weekends throughout February, March, and occasionally April, with the six teams playing each other to get the most points and win the trophy.
Brant has announced two joint business ventures, one with BGI Graphics and Six Nations, the other solely with Six Nations.
VVJUST three drop goals were scored from 20 attempts in the 2012 Six Nations VVIRELAND were the only team to score more points from tries than from penalties last year VVITALY had the best Six Nations line-out in 2012, winning 85 per cent on their own throw and stealing 24 per cent of opposition ball.
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England have been dealth a huge blow after learning that centre Manu Tuilagi will miss the Six Nations opener against Scotland due to an ankle injury.
ASHINGTON'S Dave Pearson has been appointed as an elite refereeing coach by the Six Nations.
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