Justin Bishop cops the worst of it as the Irish winger is slammed into the ground. Makes a Test match look like a light run-out. Watch YouTube.
England rugby is on a high at present, having captured their first Six Nations title since over the weekend. Indeed what better time to look back on their heroes of than this week? Wilkinson was a unique talent, and excelled for the duration of his career, be it for Newcastle, Toulon, England or the Lions. However, when picking out his best moments, things become tricky. Where to begin? Luckily, the good people of the Youtube channel The Ten Best did the dirty work for us, and have ranked his most skillful moments on a rugby field. Jonny Wilkinson scored 1, across 91 caps for England in a glittered career, most famously leading them to a World Cup triumph in In that period, he was widely recognised as the best fly-half in the world, as the all-conquering side under the stewardship of Clive Woodward captured the Webb Ellis trophy. He spent the final years of his career in the south of France with Toulon, helping them to back-to-back Heineken Cups.
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