What is the Autumn Nations Cup?

The Autumn Nations Cup 2020 will be a unique eight-team tournament, involving the Six Nations, Georgia and Fiji and will take place over four weekends between 13th November and 6th December and takes the place of the traditional Autumn fixtures.

There will be two pools of four countries in the tournament:

Group A: England, Ireland, Wales, and Georgia

Group B: France, Scotland, Italy, and Fiji

It all kicks-off on the weekend of 13-15 November, with Wales launching the competition with a trip to the Aviva Stadium in Dublin where they will face Ireland on Friday, 13 November.

The next day England will host Georgia and Italy will welcome Scotland. On Sunday, 15 November, France will entertain Fiji.

The final weekend will be on 5-6 December when a special round of matches, based on the group standings, will see each team face off against the team ranked in their same position in the opposite group:

Full details about the tournament (match points, bonus Points, rankings & more) can be found here.