|Date of birth||5 September 1989|
Ben Youngs is a pacey young scrum-half with huge potential in the international game. He made his debut for Leicester Tigers in 2007 against a touring Argentina side. In 2008/09 he was nominated for the 2008/09 Premiership Discovery of the Season and in 2009/10 he won the award. After playing age group and Saxons rugby for England he made his senior debut in March 2010 against Scotland, going on to make his first start in England's win over Australia in Sydney in June 2010.