Lewis Ludlam: 6 Things to Know About England’s World Cup bolter

Emerging talent Lewis Ludlam is already making his mark for Eddie Jones’ side and has now been selected for England’s 2019 Rugby World Cup squad.

Here are five things you might not know about the 23-year-old flanker.

1. Initial disappointment

Despite being initially released by Northampton a few years ago, Ludlam’s tenacity and talent not only led to him being recalled for Saints’ Under-18s, but move up into the Senior Academy on a full-time basis.


2. Position change

Originally a centre, he has now found a home in the back row for both Club and country. 

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