A normal rugby union team formation illustrating each of the positions and their respective numbers.
Not to be confused with Rugby league. ... Highest governing body World Rugby Nicknames.
A rugby union team is made up of 15 players: eight forwards, numbered from 1 to 8; and seven backs, numbered from 9 to 15.
The team sports rugby union and rugby league have shared origins and thus many similarities.
In the game of rugby union, there are 15 players on each team, comprising eight forwards (wearing jerseys numbered 1–8) and seven backs (numbered 9–15)
Definition, Synonyms, Translations of Rugby union positions by The Free Dictionary
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As I said in a previous article, the hardest obstacle that professional players need to overcome when converting from rugby league to rugby union seems to be cultural.
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