World’s finest back rows go head to head
The focus tomorrow afternoon will inevitably be on the similarity Antoine Dupont, Stuart Hogg and Virimi Vakatawa, however the tussle between Hamish Watson and Grégory Alldritt is likely to be the most fascinating private duel. The two back rows have actually been at the peak of their powers in 2020, and the game might be determined by which of the 2 comes out on top.
Considering that he returned from the horrific knee injury he sustained against Ireland at the 2019 World Cup, Watson has won 2 man-of-the-match awards in seven tests, and it would surely have actually been more had it not for the existence of his back-row compatriot Jamie Ritchie. The 29-year-old openside flanker is a terrier: a dominant tackler, a wiry master of the