All who have played the great game of rugby knows that until you’ve acquired an official nickname within the club you play, you’ve not really yet made it.
We’ve taken some time out to choose our favourite monikers from the current British & Irish Lions squad.
#1. COURTNEY LAWES (CORPSE OR BIG GOOSE)
George North announced to the media the nicknames of his Northampton team-mate but not the reasons behind them. You can work out tipping the tape measure to 6ft 7in is behind Big Goose while Corpse is a play on his name.