England flanker Richard Hill puts in a big hit on New Zealand centre Tana Umaga during the match at Twickenham in November 2002.
RANKED | The 10 fastest players in the Premiership
Speed is key in modern rugby. Whether it be defenders recovering to win a last-ditch tackle or attackers hitting teams on the counter, we are constantly told that ‘there is no substitute for pace’.
Check out the top five from the Gallagher Premiership below…