RBS 6 Nations: Final Third predict closest tournament in years

The RBS 6 Nations is upon us again, and the staff at Final Third answer the questions that will be asked in stadiums and pubs across the country over the next six weeks.

Dan Connor

Final standings:

1. England
2. Wales
3. Ireland
4. Scotland
5. Italy
6. France

Grand Slam?
No.

Triple Crown?
No.

Biggest shock?
Italy to finish above France.

Player to watch?
Sam Davies (Wales). Will come on most matches and open things up for Wales. May even start certain clashes.

England to lose a match?
Yes, one of their away matches, against Wales or Ireland. But not both.

Will it go to a last-day decider (Ireland v England) in Dublin?
Yes.

 

Alex Hannah

Final standings:

1 Ireland
2 England
3 Scotland
4 France
5 Wales
6 Italy

Grand Slam?
No.

Triple Crown?
No.

Biggest shock?
England to be well beaten on the final day in Dublin.

Player to watch?
Finn Russell (Scotland). He’ll play his way onto the British & Irish Lions tour.

England to lose a match?
Yes. To Ireland.

Will it go to a last-day decider (Ireland v England) in Dublin?
Yes. Ireland to win it.

 

Billie Swift

Final standings:

1. England
2. Ireland
3. Wales
4. Scotland
5. France
6. Italy

Grand Slam?
Yes, for England.

Triple Crown?
Yes, for England.

Biggest shock?
Scotland beating Ireland on the opening weekend.

Player to watch?
Stuart Hogg. To be player of the tournament and start for British & Irish Lions this summer.

England to lose a match?
No.

Will it go to a last-day decider (Ireland v England) in Dublin?

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