BSc Physical Education and Sports Science, 1998
Ben Kay enjoyed a stellar career in rugby union, playing 281 times for Leicester Tigers, winning 62 England caps, and two caps for the for the British and Irish Lions.
At Leicester Ben formed one of the world’s best second row partnerships with Martin Johnson, winning the European Cup twice, the Premiership six times, and the Anglo Welsh Cup once.
On the international stage Ben played for the England team that won the 2003 Rugby World Cup, and reached the final in 2007.
Ben has been honoured by the Queen with an MBE for services to rugby. He is now enjoying a role as a commentator with ESPN.