Richie McCaw

Openside flanker/ Number Eight

Richie McCaw
Richard McCaw, or 'Richie' as he is widely known, is captain of the All Blacks and is generally recognised as the world's best openside flanker.

McCaw reminded the world of his brilliance as a leader when he lifted the Webb Ellis Cup in 2011, battling through a troubling foot injury to claim rugby's greatest prize.