Richard Kelly (rugby union)

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Richard Kelly
Full name Richard Kelly
Date of birth (1987-09-10) 10 September 1987 (age 27)
Place of birth Swansea, Wales
Height 1.99 m (6 ft 6 in)
Weight 114 kg (17 st 13 lb)
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Lock
Amateur clubs
Years Club / team
Dunvant RFC
Mumbles RFC
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2007–2012 Swansea RFC 94 (50)
Provincial/State sides
Years Club / team Caps (points)

Richard Kelly (born 10 September 1987) is a Welsh rugby union player, currently playing at Lock with the Scarlets in the Pro 12 League.[1]

Rugby career[edit]

Kelly was born in Swansea, and played for both Mumbles and Dunvant before signing for Swansea RFC in 2007. He made his debut for the Ospreys regional side in May 2009 playing the last 6 minutes of the Magners League match against Munster, this would be his only league appearance for the Ospreys. [2] Over the next three season Kelly continued to play for Swansea making a further 5 appearances for the Ospreys, all in the Anglo-Welsh Cup, before joining the Scarlets in the summer of 2012.[3]


  1. ^ "Wales/Players & Officials/Richard Kelly". ESPNscrum. Retrieved 28 October 2012. 
  2. ^ "Richard Kelly". Ospreys. Retrieved 20 November 2012. 
  3. ^ "The Squad - Richard Kelly". The Scarlets. Retrieved 28 October 2012.