These five players are the hardest and most brutal tacklers in rugby history. …
5. Jacques Burger
Seen as one of the toughest tacklers in Premiership history, Burger rose to the challenge of carrying his nation almost single-handedly with gusto and relish at the 2015 Rugby World Cup.
His nose bears testament to the battering he’s taken in the process. Flat as a pancake, that schnoz. Fair play.
4. Courtney Lawes
French fly-half Jules Plisson learnt a lesson in physics in the harshest possible way as the