WATCH | Eddie Jones praises ‘inspiration’ Captain Tom Moore

4. Louisa Wall

While most of the athletes on this list have earned a name on the pitch, Louisa Wall has become a prominent politician in New Zealand after completing a successful rugby career. The former Black Fern and Silver Fern was the driving force behind the legalization of same-sex marriage in New Zealand, claiming that the passing of the bill felt like winning the Rugby World Cup.

CONTINUES ON PAGE 5