Terence Cook

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Not to be confused with Terrence Cook.
For other people with the same name, see Terry Cook.
Terence Cook
Personal information
Full name Terence Cook
Nickname Terry
Born 24 June 1927
Bedwas, Wales
Died 18 January 2016 (aged 88)
Playing information
Rugby union
Position Wing
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
≤1947–48 Pontypool RFC
1948–50 Cardiff RFC
Total 0 0 0 0 0
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1949 Wales 2 0 0 0 0
Rugby league
Position Wing
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1950–53 Halifax 102 49
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1951–53 Wales 4 2 0 0 6
Source: rugbyleagueproject.org

Terence "Terry" Cook (24 June 1927 – 18 January 2016) was a Welsh dual-code international rugby union and professional rugby league footballer of the 1940s and 1950s, playing representative level rugby union (RU) for Wales, and at club level for Pontypool RFC, and Cardiff RFC, as a Wing, i.e. number 11 or 14, and playing representative level rugby league (RL) for Wales, and at club level for Halifax, as a Wing, i.e. number 2 or 5.[1][2]

International honours[edit]

Cook won 4 caps for Wales (RU) in 1951–1953 while at Cardiff RFC in 1949 against Scotland and Ireland, and won caps for Wales (RL) while at Halifax.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Williams, Graham; Lush, Peter; Farrar, David (2009). The British Rugby League Records Book. London League. pp. 108–114. ISBN 978-1-903659-49-6. 
  2. ^ "Obituary: Former Dual-Code Star Terry Cook". wru.co.uk. 31 December 2015. Retrieved 20 January 2016. 
  3. ^ "Statistics at espnscrum.com". espnscrum.com. 31 December 2012. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 

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