Speed is one of the most exciting yet contentious aspects of rugby. Fans loves to argue over ranking the fastest SIx Nations players, even though television pictures are often the only.
There’s a reason why the 100m world record holder is known as the fastest man or woman alive, so it makes sense to use times clocked by rugby players to determine the quickest in the game.
We don’t have a speed for new England winger Immanuel Feyi-Waboso, but we have no doubt. he’d be in the conversation for a medal.
Here are the top three fastest 100m times ran by the fastest Six Nations players.
FASTEST SIX NATIONS PLAYERS:
BRONZE MEDAL: DAMIEN PENAUD (FRANCE) — 11.9 (100m)
Is there a better wing in world rugby than France superstar Damien Penaud? The Clermont Auvergne speedster has the perfect blend of power, pace, and finishing prowess.