The RBS 6 Nations Championship is without doubt the world’s greatest annual rugby tournament. Each year the collective fans of six proud nations – England, France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland and Wales share a passion during this feast of International Rugby Union.
Scotland and Ireland will get the 2017 6 Nations Championship underway with their Saturday afternoon match at Murrayfield Stadium in Edinburgh on 4th February. Later that same day England and France will meet for at Twickenham. On Sunday it’s all eyes on Rome as hosts Italy take on the Welsh.
England are the defending champions having won the 2016 RBS Six Nations.
Fortunately the RBS 6 Nations remains one of very few events still shown by free-to-air TV broadcasters. Coverage is offered by the following TV channels in each country.
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BBC (Free Live Streaming)
ITV (Free Live Streaming)
S4C (Free Live Streaming)
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RTE (Free Live Streaming)
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FR2 (Free Live Streaming)
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DMAX (Free Live Streaming)
The BBC and ITV coverage will be streamed live on the their website as well as BBC iPlayer and ITV Hub plus BBC Sport and ITV Hub apps on iPhone, iPad, Android, Smart TV, Now TV, FireTV etc.
How to watch 2017 RBS 6 Nations live streaming from anywhere…
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BBC iPlayer and ITV Hub TV programmes are available to play in the UK only.
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- Get a UK IP address.
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RBS 6 Nations 2017 Fixtures
*All kick-off times are GMT
Saturday 4th February 2017
- Scotland v Ireland at BT Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 2:25pm
- England v France at Twickenham Stadium, London 4:50pm
Sunday 5th February 2017
- Italy v Wales at Stadio Olimpico, Rome 2:00pm
Saturday 11th February 2017
- Italy v Ireland at Stadio Olimpico, Rome 2:25pm
- Wales v England at Principality Stadium, Cardiff 4:50pm
Sunday 12th February 2017
- France v Scotland at Stade de France, Paris 3:00pm
Saturday 25th February 2017
- Scotland v Wales at BT Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 2:25pm
- Ireland v France at Aviva Stadium, Dublin 4:50pm
Sunday 26th February 2017
- England v Italy at Twickenham Stadium, London 3:00pm
Friday 10th March 2017
- Wales v Ireland at Principality Stadium, Cardiff 8:05pm
Saturday 11th March 2017
- Italy v France at Stadio Olimpico, Rome 1:30pm
- England v Scotland at Twickenham Stadium, London 4:00pm
Saturday 18th March 2017
- Scotland v Italy at BT Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 12:30pm
- France v Wales at Stade de France, Paris 2:45pm
- Ireland v England at Aviva Stadium, Dublin 5:00pm