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

Six Nations 2018 - England prepared for Scotland’s ‘DIRTY TRICKS’ in Calcutta Cup clash

Six Nations 2018 - England prepared for Scotland’s ‘DIRTY TRICKS’ in Calcutta Cup clash

Scotland v England - First Half Highlights 8th February 2014

Scotland v England - First Half Highlights 8th February 2014

Six Nations: Scotland vs England - National Anthems (Murrayfield 24/02/2018)

Six Nations: Scotland vs England - National Anthems (Murrayfield 24/02/2018)

Scotland captain on 7s experiences

Scotland captain on 7s experiences

CALCUTTA CUP RETAINED BY SCOTS

CALCUTTA CUP RETAINED BY SCOTS

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

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

Gavin Hastings Previews The Calcutta Cup Between Scotland And England

Gavin Hastings Previews The Calcutta Cup Between Scotland And England

RBS Six Nations 2010 Scotland - England

RBS Six Nations 2010 Scotland - England

What Does The Word Calcutta Mean?

What Does The Word Calcutta Mean?

6 Nations interview: Max Evans

6 Nations interview: Max Evans

RBS 6 Nations Head to Head: Scotland v England

RBS 6 Nations Head to Head: Scotland v England

Scotland vs England LIVE score Calcutta Cup, Six Nations

Scotland vs England LIVE score Calcutta Cup, Six Nations

6 Nations Rugby - Scotland v Mother England

6 Nations Rugby - Scotland v Mother England

Queen Elizabeth Arrives at Calcutta (Kolkata) from Pakistan 1961 Universal Newsreel

Queen Elizabeth Arrives at Calcutta (Kolkata) from Pakistan 1961 Universal Newsreel

Flower of Scotland. Calcutta Cup 2012

Flower of Scotland. Calcutta Cup 2012

"Indian Tech Support" | Russell Peters - Almost Famous

"Indian Tech Support" | Russell Peters - Almost Famous