WORLD XV: Coles, Creevy, George? Who is the world’s best hooker?

2. Dane Coles – New Zealand

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His line-out is exemplary, plus he can run like a back, pass like a back and yet he’s big enough to more than hold his own in the pack.

Despite missing the Lions tour due to ongoing concussion problems, it would be impossible to leave him off of our shortlist.