Gwyn Nicholls

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Erith Gwynne Nicholls played 242 games for Cardiff RFC between 1892/93 and 1909/10, scoring 111 tries including 4 in one match against Cardiff and District RU. Captain of Cardiff 4 times he gained 24 Welsh Caps,10 as captain.
He represented the Barbarians and went on the British tour to Australia in 1899.

He was known in his time as the ” Prince of Three-quarters”. The Gwyn Nicholls memorial gates were erected by public subscription as a tribute to him.

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TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Cardiff 16 13 0 3 396 243 61
Carmarthen Quins 17 10 3 4 372 278 54
Aberavon 16 11 0 5 371 272 53
Llandovery 16 9 2 5 344 285 48
Pontypridd 18 10 0 8 394 376 47
Merthyr 18 8 0 10 362 374 44
RGC 1404 17 8 1 8 409 381 43
Newport 15 7 0 8 294 278 37
Swansea 17 7 0 10 246 292 35
Llanelli 15 6 0 9 293 412 27
Ebbw Vale 17 4 2 11 283 351 27
Bridgend Ravens 18 3 0 15 271 493 19