04/11/2019 – Guinness PRO14 Communications – Opta Top Performers – R5

After Round 5 of the Guinness PRO14 took place, Opta identified the players who made the biggest impact. Those top performers are listed below.


Top Players from R5 of the Guinness PRO14

Tackles: 26 Maxime Mbanda (Zebre)
Carries: 23 Marcell Coetzee (Ulster)
Defenders Beaten: 9 Matthew Morgan (Cardiff Blues)
Offloads: 3 Marcell Coetzee (Ulster)
Clean Breaks: 4 DTH Van der Merwe (Glasgow Warriors)
Most Metres: 131 James Lowe (Leinster)
Lineout Steals: 2 Multiple Players
Turnovers Won: 3 Mattia Bellini (Zebre) Josh Macleod (Scarlets)


Overall Top Performers from the Guinness PRO14

Tackles: 67 Callum Gibbins (Glasgow Warriors) Josh Turnbul (Cardiff Blues) Jarrad Butler (Connacht)
Carries: 66 Uzair Cassiem (Scarlets)
Defenders Beaten: 27 Rhyno Smith (Toyota Cheetahs)
Offloads: 8 Tian Schoeman (Toyota Cheetahs)
Clean Breaks: 13 Rhyno Smith (Toyota Cheetahs)
Most Metres: 408 Jordan Williams (Dragons)
Lineout Steals: 5 Sintu Manjezi (Toyota Cheetahs) Gavin Thornbury (Connacht)
Turnovers Won: 9 Josh McLeod (Scarlets)