Neil Best rugby player
Neil Best rugby player

Neil Best

3rd Apr 1979 1.91m/105kg Openside Flanker

Best starting his career with Malone RFC, and made his Senior international début for Ireland as a replacement v New Zealand in November 2005.

His from saw him included in the Ireland squad for the 2006 Autumn Internationals. He was named man of the match in Ireland's 21–6 victory against Australia at Lansdowne Road.

In 2010, he joined Worcester Warriors after a two-year spell with Northampton Saints.

Best graduated from The Queens University of Belfast with an Honours Degree in Chemical Engineering.

(LS March 2017)


lion3 London Scottish
Openside Flanker
2013 - present
ulster_rugby Ulster Rugby
Openside Flanker
2002 - 2008
ireland Ireland
Openside Flanker
2005 - 2009
nh-saints Northampton Saints
Openside Flanker
2008 - 2010
worcester-warriors Worcester Warriors
Openside Flanker
2010 - 2013