ALL WHITES who have captained WALES


Some twenty players have captained Wales as Swansea players and other famous Swansea names have held the honour while with other clubs. The Wales Captains' below gives some indication of Swansea RFC's consistent representation and leadership at international level.

SWANSEA PLAYERS WHO HAVE CAPTAINED WALES

Up to 1914:

Player

Captained Wales during Number of times

   

Billy Bowen

1891

 

Billy Bancroft

1898-1901 11 

 

Dickie Owen

1907-1912 3

Billy Trew

1907-1913 14 

Jack Bancroft

1912  1

Between 1918 and 1939:

Player  Captained Wales during Number of times

 

Tom Parker

1921-1923 7

 

 Joe Rees

1924 1

 

Rowe Harding

1924-1928 4

 

Guy Morgan

1929-1930 4

 

Watkin Thomas

1933 3

 

Claude Davey

1934-1937 8

  

Idwal Rees

1936-1937 3

After 1945:  

 Player  Captained Wales during  Number of times

 

Clem Thomas

1958-1959

 

Mervyn Davies 

1975-1976 

 

Richard Moriarty 

1986-1987 

 

Robert Jones

1989-1990 

 

Scott Gibbs

1997 

 

Mark Taylor 

2000-2004 

 

Andy Moore 

2001 

 

Colin Charvis 

2002-2004  22 

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