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Six Nations 2019: Key matches, fixtures and where to watch


The Six Nations is here, and you can watch every minute of every game across the BBC and ITV. Plus, with extra in-depth analysis available via BBC iPlayer and the BBC Sport App, Freesat viewers will be closer to the action than ever before. 

Key matches on the BBC include Wales v England, Scotland v Ireland and last year’s runners-up, Wales against last year’s winner, Ireland on March 16. If you’re out and about, you can share in all the excitement of the men's and women's Six Nations through the BBC Sport website and via the BBC Sport app on mobiles, tablets and also on connected TVs.

ITV will show eight matches throughout the six weeks of the tournament, including key clashes such as Ireland v England, England v France, Ireland v France and England’s final game against Scotland. Every match will also be available to watch live on the ITV Hub and app. 

Check out the full fixture list below.

Round One 

France vs Wales: Friday 1st February, BBC One, 8pm

Scotland vs Italy: Saturday 2nd February, BBC One, 2:15pm

Ireland vs England: Saturday 2nd February, ITV, 4:45pm

Round Two

Scotland vs Ireland: Saturday 9th February, BBC One, 2:15pm

Italy vs Wales: Saturday 9th February, ITV, 4:45pm

England vs France, Sunday 10th February, ITV, 3pm

Round Three

France vs Scotland: Saturday 23rd February, BBC One, 2:15pm

Wales vs England: Saturday 23rd February, BBC One, 4:45pm

Italy vs Ireland: Sunday 24th February, ITV, 3pm

Round Four

Scotland vs Wales: Saturday 9th March, BBC One, 2:15pm

England vs Italy: Saturday 9th March, ITV, 4:45pm

Ireland vs France: Sunday 10th March, ITV, 3pm

Round Five

Italy vs France: Saturday 16th March, ITV, 12:30pm

Wales vs Ireland: Saturday 16th March, BBC One, 2:45pm

England vs Scotland: Saturday 16th March, ITV, 5pm 



A Question of Sport
Wednesday 13th February, BBC One, 10:45pm

Sue Barker hosts the lighthearted sports quiz. Captains Matt Dawson and Phil Tufnell are joined by Liam Plunkett, Grace Reid, Kevin Davies and Jeanette Kwakye. 



Elite Ice Hockey League 
Thursday 14th February, FreeSports, 7pm 

Challenge Cup Semi Final: Coverage of the EIHL, the highest level of ice hockey competition in the United Kingdom.


Athletics: Birmingham Indoor Grand Prix 2019
Saturday 16th February, BBC One, 1:15pm

The world’s finest athletes meet in Birmingham for one of the most prestigious events on the global indoor calendar. Gabby Logan presents live coverage from Arena Birmingham, where the British sprinters are out in force.


Live Snooker: Welsh Open
Sunday 17th February, Quest, 6:45pm

Enjoy coverage of the evening session on day six at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff, featuring the second semi-final.