The 2019 Six Nations Championship (sponsored by Guinness) is the 20th Six Nations Championship, an annual rugby union competition contested by the national teams of England, France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland, and Wales.
The competition has had two previous versions - Home Nations Championship and Five Nations Championship. The match venues are based in the capital cities of each country: Twickenham Stadium
England; Stade de France Paris
France; Aviva Stadium Dublin
Ireland; Stadio Olimpico Rome
Italy; Murrayfield Stadium Edinburgh
Scotland; Millennium Stadium Cardiff Wales). Ireland are the 2018 champions, having also won the Grand Slam by winning all of their matches.