|Birth name||Terence John Cobner|
|Date of birth||10 January 1946|
|Place of birth||Blaenavon, Wales|
|School||West Monmouth School|
|University||Madeley College, Staffordshire|
|Rugby union career|
Welsh international and British Lion
A back row forward, or flanker, he scored a try on his debut against Scotland in 1974 at the age of 28, and went on to gain a total of 19 caps for Wales and score a total of two tries, the second coming against France in 1975. Cobner also captained Wales against Australia in his final appearances in 1978. He toured with the British Lions in 1977 to New Zealand where he played in three of the four tests, and virtually took over as captain of the tour from Phil Bennett in its latter stages.
Pontypool captain for ten years
He played his club rugby for Pontypool RFC from 1968 till 1981 and was captain of the side for 10 consecutive seasons from 1970 to 1979.
- Terry Cobner player profile Scrum.com
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