Keith Savage (rugby union)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Keith Savage
Full name Keith Frederick Savage
Date of birth 24 August 1940
Place of birth Warwick[1]
University Loughborough University
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Wing
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
Loughborough Colleges
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
British Lions

Keith Frederick Savage (born 24 August 1940)[2] is a former England international rugby union player.

He was capped thirteen times on the wing for England between 1966 and 1968.[3] He scored one try for England. He was selected for the 1966 British Lions tour to Australia and New Zealand and the 1968 British Lions tour to South Africa. He did not play in any international matches on the 1966 tour but did play in all four internationals against South Africa in 1968.

He played club rugby for Northampton.

Savage is now an English teacher in Johannesburg, South Africa.


  1. ^ Keith Savage Profile on
  2. ^ Griffiths, John (1987). The Phoenix Book of International Rugby Records. London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. pp. p12:10. ISBN 0-460-07003-7. 
  3. ^ Griffiths, page 1:40-1:41