Player build pcwc, 2012/13

Gives max, min and average build of elite rugby players. Positions are compared within countries.

This data is drawn from players playing for the teams contesting the H-Cup and Super Rugby. That is 39 top teams in 9 countries.

For any of those countries you can compare the minimum, maximum and average build of players playing in each of the different rugby positions,

Look at the figures for Australia and you can clarly see the division in terms of build between the forwards and the backs..

Player build within countries


Australia

Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p 1 Aus . 667 598 631
p 2 Aus . 635 568 595
p 4 Aus . 596 550 575
p 6 Aus . 636 522 560
p 8 Aus . 608 536 572
p 9 Aus . 538 448 482
p10 Aus . 530 466 493
p11 Aus . 535 468 507
p12 Aus . 554 464 517
p15 Aus . 538 481 504

England

Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p 1 Eng . 734 566 633
p 2 Eng . 622 494 568
p 4 Eng . 687 508 576
p 6 Eng . 619 479 557
p 8 Eng . 607 544 563
p 9 Eng . 530 432 469
p10 Eng . 536 454 488
p11 Eng . 568 433 506
p12 Eng . 601 463 526
p15 Eng . 562 449 496

France

Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p 1 Fra . 724 561 638
p 2 Fra . 643 500 573
p 4 Fra . 665 549 587
p 6 Fra . 644 494 550
p 8 Fra . 644 505 575
p 9 Fra . 528 395 468
p10 Fra . 528 444 484
p11 Fra . 571 443 502
p12 Fra . 656 441 518
p15 Fra . 533 439 483

Ireland

Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p 1 Ire . 676 584 634
p 2 Ire . 611 511 568
p 4 Ire . 638 540 575
p 6 Ire . 590 510 556
p 8 Ire . 658 539 589
p 9 Ire . 500 416 466
p10 Ire . 508 450 489
p11 Ire . 557 459 507
p12 Ire . 601 481 519
p15 Ire . 524 472 504

Italy

Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p 1 Ita . 681 552 612
p 2 Ita . 603 560 581
p 4 Ita . 611 535 566
p 6 Ita . 592 512 551
p 8 Ita . 618 557 588
p 9 Ita . 494 455 470
p10 Ita . 503 468 484
p11 Ita . 588 455 509
p12 Ita . 526 459 501
p15 Ita . 511 435 479

New Zealand

Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p 1 NZl . 745 595 641
p 2 NZl . 609 536 577
p 4 NZl . 620 550 574
p 6 NZl . 599 505 555
p 8 NZl . 589 541 568
p 9 NZl . 579 434 501
p10 NZl . 528 457 495
p11 NZl . 556 457 519
p12 NZl . 588 464 514
p15 NZl . 511 492 500

Scotland

Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p 1 Sco . 726 589 649
p 2 Sco . 616 519 559
p 4 Sco . 601 561 579
p 6 Sco . 580 524 551
p 8 Sco . 591 534 566
p 9 Sco . 480 451 465
p10 Sco . 519 473 496
p11 Sco . 559 461 513
p12 Sco . 575 489 521
p15 Sco . 503 489 496

South Africa

Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p 1 RSA . 679 574 631
p 2 RSA . 618 533 584
p 4 RSA . 624 520 572
p 6 RSA . 601 512 558
p 8 RSA . 623 554 578
p 9 RSA . 511 442 477
p10 RSA . 522 476 493
p11 RSA . 534 451 505
p12 RSA . 528 470 499
p15 RSA . 554 472 509

Wales

Pos Cry . Max Min Ave
=== === . === === ===
p 1 Wal . 678 580 636
p 2 Wal . 618 557 589
p 4 Wal . 628 528 580
p 6 Wal . 609 512 546
p 9 Wal . 520 422 481
p10 Wal . 522 424 484
p11 Wal . 568 462 504
p12 Wal . 565 438 511
p15 Wal . 508 457 477 .
Created: 28/01/13