Ireland and Scotland have played each other at rugby union in 139 matches, with Ireland winning 68 times, Scotland winning 66 times and five matches drawn.[1] Since 1989, the teams have competed for the Centenary Quaich during the Six Nations Championship.

Summary

Overall

Details Played Won by
Ireland
Won by
Scotland
Drawn Ireland points Scotland points
In Ireland 68 38 26 4 852 659
In Scotland 70 29 40 1 814 841
Neutral venue 1 1 0 0 27 3
Overall 139 68 66 5 1696 1500

Records

Note: Date shown in brackets indicates when the record was or last set.

Record Ireland Scotland
Longest winning streak 9 (25 Feb 1939–26 Feb 1955) 11 (18 Feb 1882–18 Feb 1893)
Largest points for
Home 44 (19 February 2000) 38 (1 March 1997)
Away 40 (21 March 2015) 32 (3 March 1984)
Largest winning margin
Home 22 (2 February 2014) 28 (1 March 1997)
Away 30 (16 February 2003)/(21 March 2015) 23 (3 March 1984)

Results

No. Date Venue Score Winner Competition
1 19 February 1877 Ormeau Cricket Ground, Belfast 0–6G  Scotland 1876–77 Home Nations rugby union matches
2 17 February 1879 Ormeau Cricket Ground, Belfast 0–2G  Scotland 1878–79 Home Nations rugby union matches
3 14 February 1880 Hamilton Crescent, Glasgow 3G–0  Scotland 1879–80 Home Nations rugby union matches
4 19 February 1881 Ormeau Cricket Ground, Belfast 1G–0  Ireland 1880–81 Home Nations rugby union matches
5 18 February 1882 Hamilton Crescent, Glasgow (2T) 0G–0  Scotland 1881–82 Home Nations rugby union matches
6 17 February 1883 Ormeau Cricket Ground, Belfast 0–1G  Scotland 1883 Home Nations Championship
7 16 February 1884 Hamilton Crescent, Glasgow 2G–0  Scotland 1884 Home Nations Championship
21 February 1885 Ormeau Cricket Ground, Belfast 0–0G Abandoned 1
8 7 March 1885 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh 1G–0  Scotland 1885 Home Nations Championship
9 20 February 1886 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh 4G–0  Scotland 1886 Home Nations Championship
10 19 February 1887 Ormeau Cricket Ground, Belfast 0–2G  Scotland 1887 Home Nations Championship
11 10 March 1888 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh 1G–0  Scotland 1888 Home Nations Championship
12 16 February 1889 Ormeau Cricket Ground, Belfast 0–1G  Scotland 1889 Home Nations Championship
13 22 February 1890 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh 5–0  Scotland 1890 Home Nations Championship
14 21 February 1891 Ormeau Cricket Ground, Belfast 0–14  Scotland 1891 Home Nations Championship
15 20 February 1892 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh 2–0  Scotland 1892 Home Nations Championship
16 18 February 1893 Ormeau Cricket Ground, Belfast 0–0 Draw 1893 Home Nations Championship
17 24 February 1894 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 5–0  Ireland 1894 Home Nations Championship
18 2 March 1895 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh 6–0  Scotland 1895 Home Nations Championship
19 15 February 1896 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 0–0 Draw 1896 Home Nations Championship
20 20 February 1897 Powderhall Stadium, Edinburgh 8–3  Scotland 1897 Home Nations Championship
21 19 February 1898 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 0–8  Scotland 1898 Home Nations Championship
22 18 February 1899 Inverleith, Edinburgh 3–9  Ireland 1899 Home Nations Championship
23 24 February 1900 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 0–0 Draw 1900 Home Nations Championship
24 23 February 1901 Inverleith, Edinburgh 9–5  Scotland 1901 Home Nations Championship
25 22 February 1902 Balmoral Showgrounds, Belfast 5–0  Ireland 1902 Home Nations Championship
26 28 February 1903 Inverleith, Edinburgh 3–0  Scotland 1903 Home Nations Championship
27 27 February 1904 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 3–19  Scotland 1904 Home Nations Championship
28 25 February 1905 Inverleith, Edinburgh 5–11  Ireland 1905 Home Nations Championship
29 24 February 1906 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 6–13  Scotland 1906 Home Nations Championship
30 23 February 1907 Inverleith, Edinburgh 15–3  Scotland 1907 Home Nations Championship
31 29 February 1908 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 16–11  Ireland 1908 Home Nations Championship
32 27 February 1909 Inverleith, Edinburgh 9–3  Scotland 1909 Home Nations Championship
33 26 February 1910 Balmoral Showgrounds, Belfast 0–14  Scotland 1910 Five Nations Championship
34 25 February 1911 Inverleith, Edinburgh 10–16  Ireland 1911 Five Nations Championship
35 24 February 1912 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 10–8  Ireland 1912 Five Nations Championship
36 22 February 1913 Inverleith, Edinburgh 29–14  Scotland 1913 Five Nations Championship
37 28 February 1914 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 6–0  Ireland 1914 Five Nations Championship
38 28 February 1920 Inverleith, Edinburgh 19–0  Scotland 1920 Five Nations Championship
39 26 February 1921 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 9–8  Ireland 1921 Five Nations Championship
40 25 February 1922 Inverleith, Edinburgh 6–3  Scotland 1922 Five Nations Championship
41 24 February 1923 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 3–13  Scotland 1923 Five Nations Championship
42 23 February 1924 Inverleith, Edinburgh 13–8  Scotland 1924 Five Nations Championship
43 28 February 1925 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 8–14  Scotland 1925 Five Nations Championship
44 27 February 1926 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 0–3  Ireland 1926 Five Nations Championship
45 26 February 1927 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 6–0  Ireland 1927 Five Nations Championship
46 25 February 1928 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 5–13  Ireland 1928 Five Nations Championship
47 23 February 1929 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 7–16  Scotland 1929 Five Nations Championship
48 22 February 1930 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 11–14  Ireland 1930 Five Nations Championship
49 28 February 1931 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 8–5  Ireland 1931 Five Nations Championship
50 27 February 1932 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 8–20  Ireland 1932 Home Nations Championship
51 1 April 1933 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 6–8  Scotland 1933 Home Nations Championship
52 24 February 1934 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 16–9  Scotland 1934 Home Nations Championship
53 23 February 1935 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 12–5  Ireland 1935 Home Nations Championship
54 22 February 1936 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 4–10  Ireland 1936 Home Nations Championship
55 27 February 1937 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 11–4  Ireland 1937 Home Nations Championship
56 26 February 1938 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 23–14  Scotland 1938 Home Nations Championship
57 25 February 1939 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 12–3  Ireland 1939 Home Nations Championship
58 22 February 1947 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 0–3  Ireland 1947 Five Nations Championship
59 28 February 1948 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 6–0  Ireland 1948 Five Nations Championship
60 26 February 1949 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 3–13  Ireland 1949 Five Nations Championship
61 25 February 1950 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 21–0  Ireland 1950 Five Nations Championship
62 24 February 1951 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 5–6  Ireland 1951 Five Nations Championship
63 2 February 1952 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 12–8  Ireland 1952 Five Nations Championship
64 28 February 1953 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 8–26  Ireland 1953 Five Nations Championship
65 27 February 1954 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 6–0  Ireland 1954 Five Nations Championship
66 26 February 1955 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 12–3  Scotland 1955 Five Nations Championship
67 25 February 1956 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 14–10  Ireland 1956 Five Nations Championship
68 23 February 1957 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 3–5  Ireland 1957 Five Nations Championship
69 1 March 1958 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 12–6  Ireland 1958 Five Nations Championship
70 28 February 1959 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 3–8  Ireland 1959 Five Nations Championship
71 27 February 1960 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 5–6  Scotland 1960 Five Nations Championship
72 25 February 1961 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 16–8  Scotland 1961 Five Nations Championship
73 24 February 1962 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 6–20  Scotland 1962 Five Nations Championship
74 2 February 1963 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 3–0  Scotland 1963 Five Nations Championship
75 22 February 1964 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 3–6  Scotland 1964 Five Nations Championship
76 27 February 1965 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 6–16  Ireland 1965 Five Nations Championship
77 26 February 1966 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 3–11  Scotland 1966 Five Nations Championship
78 25 February 1967 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 3–5  Ireland 1967 Five Nations Championship
79 24 February 1968 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 14–6  Ireland 1968 Five Nations Championship
80 22 February 1969 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 0–16  Ireland 1969 Five Nations Championship
81 28 February 1970 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 16–11  Ireland 1970 Five Nations Championship
82 27 February 1971 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 5–17  Ireland 1971 Five Nations Championship
83 24 February 1973 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 19–14  Scotland 1973 Five Nations Championship
84 2 March 1974 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 9–6  Ireland 1974 Five Nations Championship
85 1 February 1975 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 20–13  Scotland 1975 Five Nations Championship
86 20 March 1976 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 6–15  Scotland 1976 Five Nations Championship
87 19 February 1977 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 21–18  Scotland 1977 Five Nations Championship
88 21 January 1978 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 12–9  Ireland 1978 Five Nations Championship
89 3 March 1979 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 11–11 Draw 1979 Five Nations Championship
90 2 February 1980 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 22–15  Ireland 1980 Five Nations Championship
91 21 March 1981 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 10–9  Scotland 1981 Five Nations Championship
92 20 February 1982 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 21–12  Ireland 1982 Five Nations Championship
93 15 January 1983 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 13–15  Ireland 1983 Five Nations Championship
94 3 March 1984 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 9–32  Scotland 1984 Five Nations Championship
95 2 February 1985 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 15–18  Ireland 1985 Five Nations Championship
96 15 March 1986 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 9–10  Scotland 1986 Five Nations Championship
97 21 February 1987 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 16–12  Scotland 1987 Five Nations Championship
98 16 January 1988 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 22–18  Ireland 1988 Five Nations Championship
99 4 March 1989 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 37–21  Scotland 1989 Five Nations Championship
100 3 February 1990 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 10–13  Scotland 1990 Five Nations Championship
101 16 March 1991 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 28–25  Scotland 1991 Five Nations Championship
102 4 October 1991 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 24–15  Scotland 1991 Rugby World Cup
103 15 February 1992 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 10–18  Scotland 1992 Five Nations Championship
104 16 January 1993 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 15–3  Scotland 1993 Five Nations Championship
105 5 March 1994 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 6–6 Draw 1994 Five Nations Championship
106 4 February 1995 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 26–13  Scotland 1995 Five Nations Championship
107 20 January 1996 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 10–16  Scotland 1996 Five Nations Championship
108 1 March 1997 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 38–10  Scotland 1997 Five Nations Championship
109 7 February 1998 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 16–17  Scotland 1998 Five Nations Championship
110 20 March 1999 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 30–13  Scotland 1999 Five Nations Championship
111 19 February 2000 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 44–22  Ireland 2000 Six Nations Championship
112 22 September 2001 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 32–10  Scotland 2001 Six Nations Championship
113 2 March 2002 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 43–22  Ireland 2002 Six Nations Championship
114 16 February 2003 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 6–36  Ireland 2003 Six Nations Championship
115 6 September 2003 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 10–29  Ireland 2003 Rugby World Cup warm-up tests
116 27 March 2004 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 37–16  Ireland 2004 Six Nations Championship
117 12 February 2005 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 13–40  Ireland 2005 Six Nations Championship
118 11 March 2006 Lansdowne Road, Dublin 15–9  Ireland 2006 Six Nations Championship
119 10 March 2007 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 18–19  Ireland 2007 Six Nations Championship
120 11 August 2007 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 31–21  Scotland 2007 Rugby World Cup warm-up tests
121 23 February 2008 Croke Park, Dublin 34–13  Ireland 2008 Six Nations Championship
122 14 March 2009 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 15–22  Ireland 2009 Six Nations Championship
123 20 March 2010 Croke Park, Dublin 20–23  Scotland 2010 Six Nations Championship
124 27 February 2011 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 18–21  Ireland 2011 Six Nations Championship
125 6 August 2011 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 10–6  Scotland 2011 Rugby World Cup warm-up tests
126 10 March 2012 Aviva Stadium, Dublin 32–14  Ireland 2012 Six Nations Championship
127 24 February 2013 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 12–8  Scotland 2013 Six Nations Championship
128 2 February 2014 Aviva Stadium, Dublin 28–6  Ireland 2014 Six Nations Championship
129 21 March 2015 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 10–40  Ireland 2015 Six Nations Championship
130 15 August 2015 Aviva Stadium, Dublin 28–22  Ireland 2015 Rugby World Cup warm-up tests
131 19 March 2016 Aviva Stadium, Dublin 35–25  Ireland 2016 Six Nations Championship
132 4 February 2017 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 27–22  Scotland 2017 Six Nations Championship
133 10 March 2018 Aviva Stadium, Dublin 28–8  Ireland 2018 Six Nations Championship
134 9 February 2019 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 13–22  Ireland 2019 Six Nations Championship
135 22 September 2019 International Stadium Yokohama, Yokohama, Japan 27–3  Ireland 2019 Rugby World Cup
136 1 February 2020 Aviva Stadium, Dublin 19–12  Ireland 2020 Six Nations Championship
137 5 December 2020 Aviva Stadium, Dublin 31–16  Ireland Autumn Nations Cup
138 14 March 2021 Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh 24–27  Ireland 2021 Six Nations Championship
139 19 March 2022[2] Aviva Stadium, Dublin 26–5  Ireland 2022 Six Nations Championship

Notes

^1 The match was abandoned after 20 minutes due to bad weather, with the scores level on goals and Scotland ahead on tries.[3] The game was then replayed on 7 March 1885 in Scotland.[4]

References

  1. ^ Ireland vs Scotland - rugbydata.com
  2. ^ "Ireland claim Triple Crown by beating Scots as all eyes now turn towards Paris". the42. Retrieved 19 March 2022.
  3. ^ Match abandoned due to bad weather, but replayed in Scotland on 7 March Match Abandoned
  4. ^ Scotland vs Ireland 1885