Scott Williams (rugby player)

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Scott Williams
Scott Williams 2013 (cropped).jpg
Date of birth (1990-10-10) 10 October 1990 (age 24)
Place of birth Carmarthen, Wales
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 97 kg (15 st 4 lb)
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Inside centre
Amateur clubs
Years Club / team
Newcastle Emlyn RFC
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2008-
(?)
Llanelli RFC
Whitland RFC
37
?
(50)
(?)
Provincial/State sides
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2009- Scarlets 80 (67)
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2011- Wales 27 (35)
correct as of 30 Nov 2014.

Scott Williams (born 10 October 1990) is a Wales international rugby union player who currently plays at Centre for the Scarlets.[1]

Club career[edit]

He played for Whitland RFC before joining Llanelli RFC. In 2009, Williams joined the Scarlets.

International career[edit]

He has represented Wales U16,U18 and U20.

It was announced on 9 May 2011 that Williams along with 8 other Scarlets players was in the Wales senior team against the Barbarians on 4 June 2011.[2] He made his full international debut as a second half replacement.

Williams was then named in Wales' provisional 45 man provisional world cup squad, completing training camps in Spala, Poland. After impressive performances off the bench against England at Twickenham and the Millennium Stadium Williams was chosen as one of four centers in the final 30 man squad for the 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand. Williams' performances once again impresses with the Scarlets center scoring four tries in the process of Wales finishing 4th.

Replaced the injured Jamie Roberts at half-time at Twickenham 25 February 2012 in Wales' third 6-nations match against England. Scored solo try from the half-way line, having ripped the ball from England forward Courtney Lawes. This try proved pivotal in Wales' victory and them winning the Grand Slam. [3]

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