a rugby league scrum

Skills needed to play prop

Rugby league over the last 15 or 20 years has changed massively, early 90s the props were carrying a bit of timber and rotated often but the modern day prop is a finely tuned athlete the same as a centre and winger, some teams have bigger and stronger wingers than others prop forwards, Lesley Vinakolo a case in point when he was at Bradford and Ryan Hall currently playing for Leeds. It's fair to say that in Junior rugby league your props are dictated by their size and speed, the chunkier lads