Why is it called calcutta cup

Why is it called the Calcutta Cup when England play Scotland in rugby union?

Why is it called the Calcutta Cup when England play Scotland in rugby union?





CALCUTTA CUP - WikiVidi Documentary

CALCUTTA CUP - WikiVidi Documentary

Scotland v England Calcutta Cup 2008 - Highland Cathedral

Scotland v England Calcutta Cup 2008 - Highland Cathedral

2008 Calcutta Cup Scotland 15 v 9 England

2008 Calcutta Cup Scotland 15 v 9 England

RBS 6 Nations Head to Head: Scotland v England

RBS 6 Nations Head to Head: Scotland v England

CALCUTTA CUP RETAINED BY SCOTS

CALCUTTA CUP RETAINED BY SCOTS

Flower of Scotland. Calcutta Cup 2012

Flower of Scotland. Calcutta Cup 2012

Gavin Hastings Previews The Calcutta Cup Between Scotland And England

Gavin Hastings Previews The Calcutta Cup Between Scotland And England

Six Nations 2018: BBC Sport pundit tweets controversial message during Scotland vs England| by Top

Six Nations 2018: BBC Sport pundit tweets controversial message during Scotland vs England| by Top

Scotland vs England live stream - How to watch Six Nations Calcutta Cup rugby online | by Elle Fash

Scotland vs England live stream - How to watch Six Nations Calcutta Cup rugby online | by Elle Fash

SACHIN TENDULKAR - THE RUNOUT THAT TRIGGERED A HUGE RIOT AND EMPTIED AN ENTIRE STADIUM!!

SACHIN TENDULKAR - THE RUNOUT THAT TRIGGERED A HUGE RIOT AND EMPTIED AN ENTIRE STADIUM!!

IPL BETTING (SATTA)  CALL PRANK | IN KOLKATA | PRANKS IN INDIA | By TCI

IPL BETTING (SATTA) CALL PRANK | IN KOLKATA | PRANKS IN INDIA | By TCI

Butthurt Indian crowd burn down stadium because India are losing 1996

Butthurt Indian crowd burn down stadium because India are losing 1996

Romain Poite pulls his calf

Romain Poite pulls his calf

Scotland vs England LIVE score Calcutta Cup, Six Nations

Scotland vs England LIVE score Calcutta Cup, Six Nations

England coach Eddie Jones and captain Dylan Hartley press conference after Calcutta Cup 2016

England coach Eddie Jones and captain Dylan Hartley press conference after Calcutta Cup 2016

What Does The Word Calcutta Mean?

What Does The Word Calcutta Mean?

England-Scotland 1st half 2007 Six Nations

England-Scotland 1st half 2007 Six Nations

ISL: Misfiring Chennaiyin FC settle for a point against Atletico de Kolkata

ISL: Misfiring Chennaiyin FC settle for a point against Atletico de Kolkata

Flanker Rob Harley reflects on the key moments from Scotland's loss to England at Twickenham.

Flanker Rob Harley reflects on the key moments from Scotland's loss to England at Twickenham.