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.

A very special British & Irish Lions House of Rugby show – fronted by Sean O'Brien and Alex Goode – is available now and will run for the duration of the tour. Follow and subscribe to it HERE

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

rugby-evolution-final

Source: Betway