• Switch Edition
Follow
Players & Officials / Neil Best
Neil Best
Ireland
Full name Neil Andrew Cecil Best
Born March 4, 1979, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Current age 35 years 264 days
Major teams Ireland A, Northampton Saints, Worcester Warriors, Ireland
Position Back-row
Height 6 ft 3 in
Weight 238 lb

Test career
Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
All Tests 2005-2007 18 9 9 10 2 0 0 0 8 10 0 44.44
Five/Six Nations 2007-2007 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 66.66
IRB Rugby World Cup 2007-2007 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 50.00

Career statistics
Test debut Ireland v New Zealand at Lansdowne Road, Nov 12, 2005 match details
Last Test Argentina v Ireland at Parc des Princes, Sep 30, 2007 match details
Test Statsguru Main menu | Career summary | Match list | Most points | Most tries | Tournament list

English Premiership
Team Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
All matches 2008-2013 58 49 9 10 2 0 0 0 28 29 1 49.13
Northampton Saints 2008-2010 35 27 8 5 1 0 0 0 22 13 0 62.85
Worcester Warriors 2011-2013 23 22 1 5 1 0 0 0 6 16 1 28.26
Latest Articles
Injury crisis deepens for Warriors (Nov 28, 2011) Saints look to stop the rot (Sep 29, 2011) Best hits out at Kidney (May 6, 2011) Meehan hails Bath fight (Apr 20, 2010) Bath pip Saints by a point (Apr 20, 2010) Neil Best news and articles (24) »
Latest Photos
Oct 1, 2011
Worcester's Neil Best claims a lineout
Worcester's Neil Best claims a lineout
©  Getty Images
May 8, 2010
London Irish flanker Steffon Armitage is tackled
London Irish flanker Steffon Armitage is tackled
©  Getty Images
Jan 29, 2010
Northamtpon flanker Neil Best struggles to break a tackle
Northamtpon flanker Neil Best struggles to break a tackle
©  Getty Images
Jan 17, 2010
Northampton flanker Neil Best fends off the Perpignan defence
Northampton flanker Neil Best fends off the Perpignan defence
©  Getty Images
Neil Best rugby photos (9) »
Live Scores
Results
Fixtures