Rugby fans will come from all around the world to Rome to assist to the competions where the most powerful European teams fight to conquest 2012 RBS Six Nations Championship Trophy.
As every year, rugby enthusiasts from all around the world are really excited for the upcoming edition of the 6 nations championship to take place beetwen February 4 and 17 March 2011.
The tournament brings together on a yearly basis the most powerful European rugby teams to compete for the continetal championship.
Each team plays every other team once, with home field advantage alternating from one year to the next.
When a team wins a championship without being defeated it achieves a Grand Slam.
Of course, the most powerful teams are those with a strong rugby tradition like Ireland or England, but more “latin” countries like France and, more recently, Italy are developing a growing passion for the sport drawing bigger crowds to the stadiums each year.
On this edition of the tournament Italy will be playing in its home filed, the Olympic Stadium in Rome, against England on February 11 and against Scotland on March 17.
Here is the complete program schedule and tournament matches of the Rugby 6 Nations 2012:
Saturday, February 4: France vs. Italy 15:30, 17:00 Scotland v England
Sunday, February 5: Ireland vs. Wales 15:00
Saturday, February 11: Italy vs. England 17:00, 21:00 France vs Ireland
Sunday, February 12: Wales vs Scotland at 15:00
Saturday, February 25: Ireland vs Italy 13:30, England vs. Wales 16:00
Sunday, February 26: Scotland v France 15:00
Saturday, March 10: 14:30 Wales vs Italy, Ireland vs. Scotland 17:00
Sunday, March 11: France v England 16:00
Saturday, March 17: Italy vs. Scotland, 13:30 Wales vs France 14:45, 17:00 England v Ireland
This is also a great opportunity for Rugby fans to enjoy their favorite sport while getting to know one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Rome !
If you are a Rugby fan, don’t hesitate anymore to book at Colors Hotel, located in central Rome and near to Olympic Stadium, a special offer is ready just for you !