Brodie Retallick Ben Tameifuna tops the scales as heaviest player at the Rugby World Cup

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Tonga have had two weighty victories at the Rugby World Cup, having both the heaviest player and heaviest forward pack in Japan.

The early matches of the Rugby World Cup showed a clear gap between the contenders and pretenders, before Uruguay upturned the form book by upsetting Fiji on Wednesday.

And when it comes to sheer size, there’s an equally large divide.

Brodie Retallick Tonga have the heaviest forward pack at the Rugby World Cup – with Ben Tameifuna leading the way.

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Tonga have the heaviest forward pack at the Rugby World Cup – with Ben Tameifuna leading the way.

The weight for every individual forward at the World Cup was collected and the data crunched by Weight Watchers Australia.

Beefing up their pack is tighthead prop and former Chiefs enforcer Ben Tameifuna, who tops the scales at 153kg – 91kg more than the average person (62Kg).

He’s also 18kg heavier than Australian prop Taniela Topou, who also hails from Tonga and is nicknamed. “Tongan Thor

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