No Springboks in 2019 Rugby World Cup Team of the Tournament based on stats – Opta

Based on Opta’s unique scoring system here is their ‘Team of the Tournament’ for the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

The scores are based on a per 80 mins rate with a minimum of 320 mins required to make the cut (240 mins for props), with Beauden Barrett getting the highest score of any player.

Fullback | Beauden Barrett (New Zealand)

Winger | Kotaro Matsushima (Japan)

Outside-centre | Manu Tuilagi (England)

Inside-centre | Anton Lienert-Brown (New Zealand)

Winger | Semi Radradra (Fiji)

Fly-half | Richie Mo’unga (New Zealand)

Scrum-half | Gareth Davies (Wales)

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