France and Wales, for the Six Nations trophy – After completing the second round of the Six Nations rugby championship, it is the teams of France and Wales that dominate the standings.
France and Wales, for the Six Nations trophy
The powerful French team, which in the first week of Six Nations 2021 crushed the always dreamy Italy (10-50), has once again shown that it is going for the final trophy by defeating Ireland (14-15) in a tough confrontation.
The Irish players, who were already defeated by the Wales team on the first weekend, were looking for their first victory of 2021, but this did not come when they met a motivated French team.
Indeed, Wales has been the team that has snatched the unbeaten from the euphoric Scotland (24-25), winner of the Calcutta Cup by defeating England at home in the first round of the championship.
England opened the second weekend of the championship with their confrontation with the Italian team, fulfilling expectations, England won the match (41-18).
Six Nations 2021 Standings
- France… 9
- Wales… 9
- England… 6
- Scotland… 5
- Ireland… 2
- Italy… 0