Picking an all-time world XV is never an easy task with Thomas Booth from Last Word On Sports the latest to try.
In his article, the popular rugby scribe controversially leaves out Dan Carter and Jonny Wilkinson as well as back-to-back World Cup-winning captain Richie McCaw
Three New Zealanders, three South Africans, two Australians, two Irishmen, two Frenchmen, two Englishmen, and a Welshman make up the impressive line-up.
Check out his full all-time XV below.
- 15. Serge Blanco (France)
- 14. Cheslin Kolbe (South Africa)
- 11. Jonah Lomu (New Zealand)
- 13. Brian O’Driscoll (Ireland)
- 12. Phillipe Sella (France)