New Zealand legend and two time Rugby World Cup winner Dan Carter has ranked his five toughest opponents from his incredible rugby career.
Sourcing several Q&A’s from down the years, including one with the Independent, here is his top five:
4&5. Brian O’Driscoll & Paul O’Connell (Ireland)
“Two giants of the game that have worn the green jersey were Paul O’Connell and Brian O’Driscoll. Their work rate and how they conducted themselves on and off the pitch was exemplary.”