Most capped rugby players XV: Alun Wyn Jones closes in on McCaw’s world record…

Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones is set to equal Richie McCaw’s world record of 148 caps when he faces France in Paris on Saturday.

It will be his 139th international for Wales to go alongside nine Tests for the British and Irish Lions over three tours of South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.

Below are the 15 men who would run out if we were to name a most capped side…

MOST CAPPED RUGBY PLAYERS: 


15. Chris Paterson – Scotland (109 caps) 

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14. Adam Ashley-Cooper – Australia (121 caps)

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13. Brian O’Driscoll – Ireland (141 caps)

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12. Ma’a Nonu – New Zealand (103 caps)

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11. Bryan Habana – South Africa (124 caps)

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