With the 2015 Rugby World Cup starting in just under a fortnight’s time, all the 20 teams competing have named their 31-man squads for the tournament.
Some sides have opted for experienced, ageing squads, while other nations have looked for the speed and agility of youth to guide them through world rugby’s premier competition.

Average age of RWC squads:

1. France 29.2
2. Samoa 28.9
3. Tonga 28.6
4. Romania 28.5
5. Fiji 28.4
6. Ireland 28.2
7. New Zealand 28.2
8. South Africa 28.2
9. Canada 27.9
10. Italy 27.8
11. Japan 27.8
12. USA 27.2
13. Scotland 26.7
14. Argentina 26.6
15. Namibia 26.5
16. Australia 26.4
17. Georgia 26.4
18. Uruguay 26.3
19. England 26.2
20. Wales 26.2