England v Scotland

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Saturday 6th February - Murrayfield - 4.50pm -

Scotland and England meet in their opening match of the 2016 Six Nations on Saturday 6th February as they go head-to-head for the Calcutta Cup once more. England extended their unbeaten run in meetings with the Scots to seven matches when they last met and they are likely favourites at Murrayfield.

England | Scotland

Saturday 6th February - 4.50pmOddsWon/LostBet
Scotland v England
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Tips:England to cover the -5 Handicap Best Bet@ 1 / 1
England to win the game@ 1 / 2

Scotland v England 6 Nations Odds

Match Betting:

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England4/91/24/94/94/95/122/52/5
Scotland9/415/82221/10229/4
Draw182218252279/42025

First Tryscorer Odds:

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Anthony Watson17/2101188-910
Jack Nowell10111289-1111
Mike Brown1114141012-1212
Danny Care1414141412-1414
Tommy Seymour1412141212-1412
Jonathan Joseph1614141211-1411
Sean Maitland1214141012-1218
Mark Bennett1416161414-1414
Billy Vunipola1616181416-1616
Ollie Devoto1420121414-12-
No Tryscorer1816181814-1822
Alex Goode1820161616-16-
John Hardie1820202018-2018
Stuart Hogg1820201616-1820
Ben Youngs2520222216-25-
Sam Hidalgo-Clyne2528222222-25-
Matt Scott2525282522-2525
James Haskell2525282525-2525
Willem Nel3033332525-3325
Dylan Hartley2525402225-2833
George Ford2525332830-2833
Chris Robshaw2533332530-2840
David Denton2533333328-2840
Duncan Taylor1625183318-16-
Duncan Weir3333333330-33-
Jack Clifford4028182520-28-
Jamie George3328223322-28-
Mako Vunipola3328222830-28-
Owen Farrell2525282820-2525
Finn Russell3333333328-3350
John Barclay2533332230-2850
Joe Launchbury4550504045-4050
George Kruis4550505045-4050
Stuart McInally4540334030-40-
Blair Cowan5540255028-40-
Greig Laidlaw2533332530-2866
Courtney Lawes5566664045-66-
Joe Marler4550665060-5050
Tim Swinson6666335035-50-
Zander Fagerson4566663360-50-
Paul Hill6650506645-50-
Richie Gray5550665060-5080
Gordon Reid7580506660-66-
Jonny Gray6650806660-6640
Ross Ford3350502830-40100
Alasdair Dickinson90801006660-8066
Dan Cole40801004060-66125

Get the odds on both teams to win the 2016 Six Nations.

Scotland v England Teams

Scotland

Starting XV: Stuart Hogg, Sean Maitland, Mark Bennett, Matt Scott, Tommy Seymour, Finn Russell, Greig Laidlaw, Al Dickinson, Ross Ford, WP Nel, Richie Gray, Jonny Gray, John Barclay, John Hardie, David Denton.
Replacements: Stuart McInally, Gordon Reid, Zander Fagerson, Tim Swinson, Blair Cowan, Sam Hidalgo-Clyne, Duncan Weir, Duncan Taylor.

England

Starting XV: Mike Brown, Anthony Watson, Jonathan Joseph, Owen Farrell, Jack Nowell, George Ford, Danny Care, Joe Marler, Dylan Hardley, Dan Cole, Joe Launchbury, George Kruis, Chris Robshaw, James Haskell, Billy Vunipola.
Replacements: Jamie George, Mako Vunipola, Paul Hill, Courtney Lawes, Jack Clifford, Ben Youngs, Alex Goode, Ollie Devoto.

Previous Meetings

Last Year: England 25 - 13 Scotland - Saturday 14th March, Twickenham

Scotland had threatened to upset the odds in 2015 as they led at half-time at Twickenham but they couldn't hold on and England edged to a not wholly convincing win on home soil.

England:
Tries: Joseph, Ford, Nowell. Cons: Ford (2). Pens: Ford (2).

Scotand:
Tries: Bennett. Cons: Laidlaw. Pens: Laidlaw.

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The previous Six Nations results between the teams were as follows:

YearHomeScoreAway
2015England25 - 13Scotland
2014Scotland0 - 20England
2013England38 - 18Scotland
2012Scotland6-13England
2011England22-16Scotland
2010Scotland15-15England
2009England26-12Scotland
2008Scotland15-9England
2007England42-20Scotand
2006Scotland18-12England
2005England43-22Scotland
2004Scotland13-35England

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