Jonny Hill was the pantomime villain of the first test when his hair pullin antics led to Australia forward Darcy Swain being dismissed.
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One fan wrote: “Honestly I admire how much of a pain in the ass Johnny Hill is.”
Another added: “Halfback in a giraffe’s body..”
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5 most hated rugby players in the world right now
As much fun as it is to see the sport’s most treasured icons succeed, audiences can sometimes take equal pleasure in seeing a star plummet from the heavens and fall to the depths below.
We’ve compiled a list of those who, whether it be for their antics on or off the pitch, have developed an unenviable reputation in the game, not just among certain sets of fans or clubs, but by the entire football population.
#5. Dan Biggar (Wales)
Biggar is the epitome of players you hate until they are on your team.The way the fly-half continues to moan to referees vociferously has seemingly only got worse throughout his career. It got so bad that popular online personality and diehard Scotland fan Glove39 made a video called ‘birdman’ mocking the way in which he always raises his arms in frustration to officials.