Danny Harris (rugby)

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Daniel John Edward Harris
Personal information
Full name Daniel John Edward Harris
Nickname Danny
Born (1937-05-27) 27 May 1937 (age 80)
Penygraig, Wales
Playing information
Rugby union
Position Lock
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1955–59 Pontypridd RFC 29
1959–61 Cardiff RFC 51
Total 80 0 0 0 0
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1959–61 Wales 8 0 0 0 0
Rugby league
Years Team Pld T G FG P
≥1961–≥61 Leigh
Source: scrum.com

Daniel "Danny" John Edward Harris (27 May 1937[1]) born in Penygraig, is a Welsh rugby union and professional rugby league footballer who played in the 1950s, and 1960s, playing representative level rugby union (RU) for Wales, and at club level for Pontypridd RFC, and Cardiff RFC, playing at Lock, i.e. number 4 or 5, and playing club level rugby league (RL) for Leigh.[2]

International Honours[edit]

Danny Harris won caps for Wales (RU) while at Pontypridd RFC in 1959 against Ireland, and France, while at Cardiff RFC in 1960 against Scotland, Ireland, France, and South Africa, and in 1961 against England, and Scotland.[3]


  1. ^ "Birth details at freebmd.org.uk". freebmd.org.uk. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  2. ^ Robert Gate (1986). "Gone North - Volume 1". R. E. Gate. ISBN 0-9511190-0-1
  3. ^ "Statistics at scrum.com". scrum.com. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 

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