(10.70s) – Jonny May’s Afterburners


It wasn’t too surprising that England lost to the All Blacks last weekend (5 on the bounce now) but winger Jonny May managed to surprise everyone in scoring his first try for his country. Displaying genuine pace to burn off Conrad Smith AND Israel Dagg in the process, he has launched himself to the top of the pile of English speedsters.

He has a claimed fastest 100m of 10.7sec, with a little help from former Olympic sprinter Marlon Devonish. I’ll investigating who else in Rugby has a claim to genuine pace… here’s a post with a few to start with http://www.rugbyonslaught.com/2013/01/rugby-onslaughts-fastest-xv.html


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