The 2020 Six Nations Strangest Moments: Oddball Characters and Memorable Moments

Featuring all those things that apparently “nobody likes to see”

1. Postponements

Wales vs Scotland became the fourth game to be postponed in this season’s Six Nations due to the Coronavirus.

Ireland’s games against Italy and France had already been called off, in addition to England’s appointment with Italy in Rome.

No dates for rearranged games have yet been announced, although late October is thought to be an option.

2. The fumble

Even the best make mistakes

3. Finn on the drink

Before the opening round, star fly-half Finn Russell walked out of camp after a dispute with coach Gregor Townsend.

Initially, it seemed to be about what constituted a sufficient number of beers on a team social evening. It soon became clear that the rift ran deeper than that.

They’ve since began to rebuild bridges, but it seems like it will be a slow process.

4. Huge haymaker

France’s Mohamed Haouas, is sent off, for throwing a punch at, Scotland’s Jamie Ritchie, in their Six Nations game, at Murrayfield forcing them to play the remainder of the game, with 14 men.