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Argentina's Mario Ledesma

Major teams: Curupatyi, Narbonne, Castres, Clermont
 Country: Argentina

 Test span: 1996-2011
 Argentina caps: 84 (67 starts)

 Test points: 15 (3 tries) Wallaby prop Sekope Kepu might seem an odd choice…

Colin Deans of Scotland

Major teams: Hawick Country: Scotland
 Test span: 1978-87 Scotland caps: 52 (52 starts) Test points: 10 (2T) Although Deans had much to celebrate in his career, he was denied the…

Bobby Windsor hacks a kick up field

Major teams: Cross Keys, Cardiff, Pontypool Country: Wales Test span: 1973-79 Wales caps: 28 (28 starts) Lions caps: 5 (5 starts) Test points: 4 (1T) He says he was always…

Bryn Meredith lunges for the ball

Major teams: London Welsh, Newport Country: Wales Test span: 1954-62 Wales caps: 34 (34 starts) Lions caps: 8 (8 starts) Test points: 12 (4T) Meredith had a long distinguished career…

Peter Wheeler of England

Major teams: Leicester 


Country: England
 Test span: 1975-84
 England caps: 48 (48 starts) 

Lions caps: 7 (7 starts) 
Test points: 0 Adopting the role of chief executive at Leicester…

John Eales of Australia

Major teams: Brothers, Queensland Country: Australia
 Test span: 1991-2001 Test caps: 86 (86 starts) Test points: 173 (2T, 31C, 34P) His famous nickname Nobody, as in ‘nobody’s perfect’, is a…

Scotland's Gordon Brown

Major teams: West of Scotland     Country: Scotland Test span: 1969-77 Scotland caps: 30 (28 starts) Lions caps: 8 (8 starts) Test points: 8 (2T) And there were few personalities…