The Rugby championship it is an international rugby union competition which is played one time in the year since it is started .In the year 2012 when Argentina joined to Rugby Championship then it was called as the Tri Nations.
Rugby Championship started in the year 1996 . In the year 1996 to 2011 the Rugby championship name was Tri Nations but in the 2012 name was changed and new name was Rugby Championship. In the year 1996 The inaugural Tri Nations tournament was won by New Zealand.
Rugby Championship 2016 it is operated by SANZAAR, it is a joint group of the four countries’ national unions. The 2016 Rugby Championship will be played in full 6-round format. It is first tournament in which Argentina would be full member in of SANZAAR. Also first time all matches will be played outside the SANZAAR countries.
Rugby Championship Teams Names 2016
- All Blacks
Rugby Championship 2016 All Matches Schedule
Rugby Championship 2016 will be start on 27 August 2016 and it will be end on 8 October 2016. 2016 Rugby Championship it is 21th season of this tournament. Total six matches will be played in this tournament.
In 2016 Rugby Championship total 12 matches will be played. All information about 2016 Rugby Championship Matches is given below in the table.
|20 August 2016||TBC||Wallabies v All Blacks||ANZ Stadium, Sydney|
|20 August 2016||TBC||Springboks v Argentina||Mbombela Stadium, Nelspruit|
|27 August 2016||TBC||All Blacks v Wallabies||Westpac Stadium, Wellington|
|27 August 2016||TBC||Argentina v Springboks||Estadio Padre Ernesto Martearena, Salta|
|10 September 2016||TBC||All Blacks v Argentina||Waikato Stadium, Hamilton|
|10 September 2016||TBC||Wallabies v Springboks||Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane|
|17 September 2016||TBC||All Blacks v Springboks||AMI Stadium, Christchruch|
|17 September 2016||TBC||Wallabies v Argentina||nib Stadium, Perth|
|1 October 2016||TBC||Springboks v Wallabies||Loftus Versfeld Stadium, Pretoria|
|1 October 2016||TBC||Argentina v All Blacks||River Plate Stadium, Buenos Aires|
|8 October 2016||TBC||Springboks v All Blacks||Growthpoint Kings Park, Durban|
|8 October 2016||TBC||Argentina v Wallabies||Twickenham Stadium, London|
How to watch Rugby Championship 2016 Live
We can watch Rugby Championship Live Stream and Telecast on Sky Sport channel in New Zealand, on Network Ten and Fox Sports channels in Australia, on ESPN & TV Pública channel in Argentina, on SuperSport channel in South Africa, on DirecTV channel in United States.