Geoff Evans (rugby union born 1942)

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This article is about the Wales rugby union player. For the England rugby union player, see Geoff Evans (rugby union born 1950).

Thomas Geoffrey "Geoff" Evans, (born 1 May 1942 in Llanelli) is a former Wales international rugby union player. In 1971 he toured New Zealand with the British and Irish Lions as a replacement. He won seven Wales caps as a lock forward at the start of the 1970s[1] and also played club rugby for London Welsh RFC.

Evans became manager of the Wales RFU team in 1995,[1] following the resignation of the previous management after Wales lost all four matches in the Five Nations championship. He was appointed a Welsh selector in 1993.[2]

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  1. ^ a b "Banking on success". Times Higher. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  2. ^ "Rugby Union: Davies' power diminishes: Out-of-step Wales increase number of selectors". independent.co.uk. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 

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