Pro rugby: highest paid player / best paying position

Just a couple of interesting stats for those of you who did not see these earlier in the year:

Thanks to the sports agency Lesportif who produced a combination list ranking best paying positions in the three major European club leagues this season:





Walesonline produced a list of the top earning professional rugby players which I converted to Rands using an exchange rate of R18.30 to the Pound Sterling.

* Folau released from contract
* Nonu now plays for the Blues in New Zealand


  1. @Playa: A glance at the top 2 earning positions will tell you why! And our locks are predominantly still here.


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