Deiniol Jones

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Deiniol Jones
Birth name Deiniol Llyr Jones
Date of birth (1977-11-18) 18 November 1977 (age 40)
Place of birth Carmarthen, Wales
Height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight 18 st 1 lb (115 kg)
School Ysgol Dyffryn Teifi
University University of Bath
Notable relative(s) Cynthia Jones (mother)
Spouse Bethan Mair Jones
Children Ffion Wyn Jones, Osian Llyr Jones, Steffan Teifi Jones
Rugby union career
Position(s) Lock
Current team Cardiff Blues
Youth Career
  Carmarthen Quins
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
Bath Rugby
Ebbw Vale RFC
Bridgend RFC
Celtic Warriors
Cardiff Blues


Correct as of 23:00, 10 February 2008 (UTC)
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2000– Wales 13 (0)
Correct as of 15 November 2011

Deiniol Jones (born 18 November 1977) is a Welsh International rugby union player. His current team is the Cardiff Blues which he joined after the Celtic Warriors team was disbanded in 2003. He is usually a lock. Before the Warriors Jones played for Bridgend RFC who had previously been playing for Ebbw Vale RFC on loan from Bath Rugby.

In May 2008 Jones made his 100th appearance for Cardiff Blues, playing against Connacht.[1]

Jones made his Wales debut on 11 November 2000 against Samoa.[2]

In July 2012, Jones was appointed the match-day team manager of Cardiff Blues.[3]

Jones is a fluent Welsh speaker.[4]


  1. ^ Deinion Starts Against Connacht & Is First To Join Blues 100 Club – Cardiff Blues[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ WRU Player profile Archived 26 May 2011 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ "Cardiff Blues appoint Deiniol Jones as team manager". Retrieved 23 July 2012. 
  4. ^ RWC2015: Lloegr v Cymru (Television production). Wales: S4C. 26 September 2015. 

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