England 80 Scotland 0
It was not a case of if England claimed this year’s Women’s Six Nations Grand Slam against Scotland, rather by what margin. A record-margin as it would happen. This Red Roses finished the competition with 278 points scored, bettering their previous best of 264, set in 2003.
“We saved our best until last. We were desperate to put a good performance in and we’ve done it,” said England head coach Simon Middleton after clinching their 14th Grand Slam.
“I just can’t speak highly enough of the way they played tonight, they were such challenging conditions. Although we probably didn’t start with a thought we could deliver results like this, it grew. It exceeded what I thought…