For some time now, the guys over at rugby.net have compiled lists detailing the best players in the world. Using mathematically generated data, they claim to objectively rate players from each of rugby’s elite competitions.
Using their Rugby Net Rating Engine, thy interoperate an array of statistics, give them a weighting according to the competitions in which they were recorded and publish them using a complicated mathematical equation. All is explained by clicking here.
As they keep their data up to date, we thought it would be a good idea to find out who they rate as being the best XV of the Six Nations so far.
Alan Drumm, Pundit Arena