Some of the best nicknames in the sporting world can be found in rugby. From creative, to simple to out right harsh, once rugby players get coined a nickname it is more often than not theres for life. Nicknames can be generated by a player’s teammates, or the imaginative minds of the fans that pack in the stadiums week after week.
Regardless of where the nickname came from, once it starts circulating throughout the media it is very hard to shake. Most rugby players embrace their nicknames, however others may wish that their teammates hadn’t been so quick witted with the monickers.
We’ve put together the ultimate quiz of rugby nicknames, and challenge you to name the rugby player behind these 20 sobriquets. You have five minutes, and your time starts now, Good luck!