Jonathan Sexton

1985 - Today

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Jonathan Jeremiah Sexton (born 11 July 1985) is an Irish rugby union player who plays as a fly-half for Leinster Rugby and Ireland, and he also captains both teams. He also previously represented the British & Irish Lions in both 2013 and 2017 and has scored over 900 points in his international career, making him one of the highest points-scorers in rugby union history. Sexton was the winner of World Rugby Player of the Year in 2018, having previously been a nominee for the award in 2014. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jonathan Sexton has received more than 1,101,336 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Jonathan Sexton is the 13th most popular rugby player, the 412th most popular biography from Ireland and the 2nd most popular Irish Rugby Player.

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Among rugby players, Jonathan Sexton ranks 13 out of 13Before him are Richie McCaw, Sonny Bill Williams, Percy Montgomery, Bryan Habana, Shane Williams, and Brian O'Driscoll.

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Among people born in 1985, Jonathan Sexton ranks 1,000Before him are Maria Kristin Yulianti, Jeremy Abbott, Oh Jang-eun, Maartje Paumen, Andrezinho, and Sascha Klein. After him are Lorenzo Sotomayor, Michaela Kirchgasser, Daniele Galloppa, Brandon Bass, Brice Feillu, and Ryan Getzlaf.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Jonathan Sexton ranks 412 out of 460Before him are Stephen Carr (1976), Liam Miller (1981), Pádraig Harrington (1971), Matt Doherty (1992), Darren Randolph (1987), and Christopher Juul-Jensen (1989). After him are Gary Kelly (1974), Glenn Whelan (1984), Dara Ó Briain (1972), Philip Deignan (1983), David Forde (1979), and Andy Reid (1982).

Among RUGBY PLAYERS In Ireland

Among rugby players born in Ireland, Jonathan Sexton ranks 2Before him are Brian O'Driscoll (1979).

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