Up for the cup: McBurney (left) celebrates Ireland's U20 World Cup semi-final win.

How did you get into rugby? My uncle Maurice McBurney was the only one of my family that played, so my interest came through him. I joined Randalstown rugby club…

Quick Chick: Callum Chick on the charge for Newcastle Falcons.

Tell us about your rugby background… My dad played rugby at Newcastle and I wasn’t pushed to play, but I started at the age of about six and loved it.…

Thumbs up: Billy McBryde was Man of the Match in Wales U20s' win over France U20 in 2016.

When did you start playing rugby? I went to my local club, Tumble, when I was six or seven. I was there through the age grades and got picked up…

Gripping stuff: Joey Carbery playing for Ireland v Australia.

You were born in New Zealand. Did you start your rugby there? Yes, at my school St Joseph’s in Dargaville. My dad and grandad were keen to get a rugby…

Top prop: Billy Walker on the charge for England U20 at the 2016 World Championship.

Tell us about your rugby background… My dad and older brothers played so I wanted to as well and I started when I was about five at Chelmsford rugby club.…

Centre of attention: Owen Watkin on the attack for the Ospreys.

When did you take up rugby, Owen? When I was four, with Tondu. I stayed with them for a few years, then moved on to Bryncethin when I was 15.…

How did you get into rugby? My first sport was Gaelic football, which I started when I was three or four, with St Mary’s. I played until U18s and we…