Writer Lewis Henderson doesn’t shirk any tough decisions and selects a fascinating Rugby World XV – with just two Lions making the cut.
The Southern Hemisphere dominates the selection with only four players based in Europe making the selection.
- 15. Jordie Barrett (New Zealand)
- 14. Jordan Petaia (Australia)
- 11. Cheslin Kolbe (South Africa)
- 13. Semi Radradra (Fiji)
- 12. Damian de Allende (South Africa)