Wayne Pivac’s Triple Crown winners demolished Italy in a seven-try, bonus-point rout at Rome’s Stadio Olimpico, with experienced hooker Ken Owens notching a brace to go along with scores from George North, Callum Sheedy, Josh Adams, Taulupe Faletau and Louis Rees-Zammit.
Wales can clinch a second Grand Slam in three years with victory in Paris next weekend, with France’s undefeated run ended by resurgent England.
Maro Itoje notched a crucial late try to settle a thrilling clash at Twickenham after earlier efforts from Antoine Dupont and Anthony Watson and accurate kicking from both Matthieu Jalibert and Owen Farrell.
On Sunday, Scotland host Ireland at Murrayfield.
Here are the latest Six Nations standings plus the 2021 fixture list in full…
Six Nations 2021 standings
Six Nations 2021 fixtures in full
All times GMT unless stated
France P-P Scotland (BBC) – 3pm, Stade de France, Paris
Scotland vs Ireland (BBC) – 3pm, Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh
Scotland vs Italy (BBC) – 2:15pm, Murayfield Stadium, Edinburgh
Ireland vs England (ITV) – 4:45pm, Aviva Stadium, Dublin
France vs Wales (BBC) – 8pm, Stade de France, Paris
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