Howard Norris

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Howard Norris
Full name Charles Howard Norris
Date of birth (1934-06-11)11 June 1934
Place of birth Porth, Wales
School Porth Secondary
University St Luke's College, Exeter
Occupation(s) Schoolmaster
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Prop
Amateur clubs
Years Club / team
Tylorstown RFC
Cardiff RFC
Barbarian F.C.
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
1963–1966
1966
Wales
British Lions
2
3
(0)
(0)

Charles Howard Norris (born 11 June 1934)[1] is a former Wales international rugby union player.[2]

He was capped twice by Wales as a prop, both times against France, once in 1963 and once in 1966.[3]

He was selected for the 1966 British Lions tour to Australia and New Zealand, and played in the first three tests against the All Blacks, giving him the distinction of earning more caps for the Lions than he did for his country.

He played club rugby for Tylorstown and Cardiff.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Griffiths, John (1987). The Phoenix Book of International Rugby Records. London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. pp. p12:31. ISBN 0-460-07003-7. 
  2. ^ Howard Norris international rugby profile ESPNScrum.com
  3. ^ Griffiths, page 4:35-4:37