Gareth Griffiths (rugby player)

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Gareth Griffiths
Full name Gareth Meredith Griffiths
Date of birth (1931-11-27)27 November 1931
Place of birth Penygraig, Wales
Date of death 8 December 2016(2016-12-08) (aged 85)
School Porth County School
University Loughborough College
Rugby union career
Position(s) Wing
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
1953-1957
1955
Wales
British Lions
12
3
((15)
(0))

Gareth Meredith Griffiths (27 November 1931 – 8 December 2016) was a former Wales international rugby union player.[1]

Griffiths made his debut for Wales on 17 January 1953 versus England and was selected for the 1955 British Lions tour to South Africa. He played club rugby for Cardiff RFC.

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