|Date Of Birth||23/12/1967 (49)|
|Place Of Birth||Hollywell|
|Height||185cm / 6' 1"|
|Weight||105kg / 16st 7lbs|
Ian Buckett was born 23 December 1967 near Holywell (in Flintshire) is a former front row forward for Swansea and London Welsh. Ian played 184 times for Swansea (as a Prop) between 1988 and 1998. He made his Swansea debut on 15th October 1988 against Leicester Tigers.
Ian played for swansea against the all Blacks in 1989 and against South Africa in 1994. He also played for them against Canada in 1998.
He won caps with Wales students, Wales U15's and Wales U18's. After winning a cap with Wales U21's, Ian gained 9 caps with the Wales "A" team between 1993 and 1998.
His first Senior cap for Wales against Tonga in Nuku' alofa in 1994 and toured several times with the senior side.He won further caps against the US Eagles in San Francisco and against Canada in Toronto.
He also played twice for Wales B and repesented the Barbarians. Educated at Swansea university and the University College Cambridge, he also appeared for:- Rhyl & District R.U.F.C., Birkenhead park F C, North Wales RU and Oxford University RFC.
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