6 Nations Top Performers Round 1

6 Nations Top Performers Round 1

This weekend saw get their Grand Slam defence underway with a record win over France in Marseilles. This was followed by a brilliant first half performance by Italy in their loss to England and Scotland breaking a 22 year loss record in Wales beating Wales by a point despite an incredible come back by the home side. Here are this weeks top performers in our Team of the Week.

Team of the Week:

1 Pierre Scoeman - Scotland 

2 Gianmarco Lucchesi - Italy

3 Uini Atonio - France 

4 Maro Itoje - England

5 Joe McCarthy - Ireland

6 Ethan Roots - England

7 Michelle Lamaro - Italy

8 Aaron Wainwright - Wales

9 Jamison Gibson-Park - Ireland 

10 Finn Russell - Scotland

11 Monty Ioane - Italy

12 Tommaso Menoncello - Italy

13 Huw Jones - Scotland

14 Calvin Nash - Ireland

15 Hugo Keenan - Ireland

Player of the Week:

Finn Russel was in incredible form this weekend, at times he was unplayable in the first half against Wales and was a vital cog in Scotland holding on and winning for the first time in 22 years away in Wales

Try of the week:

Ireland, Italy and Scotland scored a number of good tries this weekend but this weeks Try of the Week goes to Tommaso Allan and Italy for an incredible effort against England

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