Infographic Shows The Evolution Of The Rugby Player Since The First World Cup

Rugby Union has been a professional sport now for 20 years.

These days diet and conditioning have been a science and are as important as talent and skill.

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This infographic compares the players of today against their counterparts in the original Rugby World Cup of 1987 – and the results are pretty incredible.

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Source: Betway