he England national rugby union team represents England in rugby union. They compete in the annual Six Nations Championship with France, Ireland, Scotland, Italy, and Wales. They have won this championship on 26 occasions, 12 times winning the Grand Slam, making them the most successful team in the tournament's history. England also compete for the Calcutta Cup with Scotland as part of the Six Nations. They are ranked fifth in the world by theInternational Rugby Board as of 21 March 2011. England won the Rugby World Cup in 2003 and finished runners-up in 1991 and 2007.