Some of the speediest wingers to ever play the game showcased their incredible speed during the 2021 Autumn Nations Series.
Below, we rank the top four by their MPS (metres per second). This measurement is how things tend to be recorded these days rather than, say, a classic timed 100m sprint.
Players wear GPS tracking devices during training sessions and matches, which can record their maximum velocity when in motion.
Fastest Rugby Players:
#4. Louis Rees-Zammit (Wales) – 10.5 m/s
The Welsh wing-wizard clocked 10.5 metres per second (23.48mph).