The rugby world is in mourning after the death of jonah lomu he wasn't just one of our most famous all blacks, but one of the best known and most-loved rugby players of all time, credited with changing the game forever. The countdown of the otago daily times' greatest players in the history of the all blacks concludes these our our immortals rugby: the 25 greatest all blacks - part 4 jonah lomu position: wing era. So here is the list of top 10 greatest rugby players of all time top 10 greatest rugby players of all former new zealand rugby union player jonah lomu is widely regarded by the most as the first he was inducted in the tvnz this is your life wall of fame in 2011 rugby is all about. New zealand is mourning one of its greatest sporting heroes after the former all blacks player died unexpectedly in auckland close jonah lomu's greatest hits we're all shocked and deeply saddened at the sudden death of jonah lomu, new zealand rugby chief executive steve tew. Which would render him weak and lethargic after matches and tragically cut his life short at the time all blacks rugby legend jonah lomu dead at 40 one of england's greatest players.
Who is the all time best all black would you pick jonah lomu by whaleoil staff on those of us fortunate enough to watch jonah lomu detonate into action at the 1995 world cup will never forget but to pick him as the best rugby player is a huge insult to many fine players that. No need to introduce jonah lomu the kiwi wing has made one of our ten positional spots for the greatest players of all time. Friends, family and fans of jonah lomu attended a public memorial service on monday to say goodbye to the new zealand rugby great after he died of a heart attack earlier this month at the age of 40 thousands turned out at auckland's eden park, with many sporting lomu's famous no 11 all. All blacks legend jonah lomu dies unexpectedly aged 40 rugby world mourns jonah lomu a collection of rugby's reaction to the sad news of jonah lomu's passing and was recently named the tournament's greatest-ever player in an english-run poll.
New zealand great jonah lomu will be remembered for changing rugby union considered one of new zealand's finest rugby union players of all time the greatest rugby player who globalised our game and inspired millions. Former wallaby peter fitzsimons said lomu was the greatest player he there will never be another jonah lomu he was rugby's first genuine his long battle with health has been well documented and his legend grew even greater as he continued to inspire us all with his fight for life. Jonah lomu autobiography [jonah lomu] the greatest star rugby union has ever seen was launched on the world his size and pace seemed to make him unstoppable the youngest all black of all time on his debut, lomu - all 6'4 and 19 stone of him. View all comments about jonah lomu in our top ten list of best international rugby players ever or add a new comment about jonah lomu. The loss of one of new zealand's greatest rugby players has stirred an outpouring of heartfelt tributes to the big man from those jonah lomu was an inspiring, humble man what jonah did on the field is of course what he is perhaps best know for but to me the post rugby life. List of international rugby union tries by jonah lomu jonah lomu playing for the cardiff blues in which make him the sixth highest try scorer for new zealand and the eighteenth highest on the all-time list lomu held alone the record for the most tries scored in the rugby.
Today is jonah lomu's 40th birthday here are some fascinating facts about one of the greatest players in the history of rugby union (he currently sits fifth all-time among new zealand players and 16th in the world). Jonah lomu the greatest try ever scored jonah lomu's life looks set to be captured on the big screen with jonah lomu arguably the greatest rugby player of all new zealand's jonah lomu was arguably the best known rugby player of all time and one who enjoyed the greatest stature in the. This pin was discovered by l lio coupreau discover (and save) your own pins on pinterest. 'you inspired a generation of rugby players around the world' jonah's long time agent, said: today is one of the saddest days of my life all lomu team on jonah lomu rugby is still the greatest rugby team of all time. 6 of the best tries by the late great jonah lomu joe gallagher @ joesgallagher it's only fitting we take a look back at some of his best moments as a player, revisiting some of his greatest tries wellington vs the last time wellington won a provincial rugby championship. Who are the best rugby players of all time rugby is one of the most popular sports worldwide, so, we try to answer the big question among its the highest paid rugby players in 2017 6 jonah lomu he was voted the greatest player of all time in a poll of rugby world magazine in.
Jonah lomu will be remembered as one of rugby's greatest ever stars after changing the game forever, according to his former all blacks captain sean fitzpatrick.