10 Players Whose Stock Rose in the Summer Internationals

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10 Players Whose Stock Rose in the Summer Internationals
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As is the case with the Autumn Test series, mid-year internationals give coaches and players alike their opportunity to advance at the highest level, with both Northern and Southern Hemisphere giants taking full advantage of this period.

The likes of Wales, Ireland, England and Scotland each travelled to face foes on the other side of the equator this summer with differing fortunes, but even in dour results, there are great lessons to be learned.

We've taken a look at those stars who embraced their chances over the past month with most efficiency, some boosting their chances at further international involvement, while others simply enhanced an already stellar reputation.

In either scenario, faces both experienced and new to their respective national teams earned a rise in their stock, all with the hopes of impressing at next year's Rugby World Cup.

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