Player

William Edward Norman (Wendy) Davis - Prop

William Edward Norman (Wendy) Davis
Date Of Birth07/09/1913
Place Of BirthBirmingham
EducationKing Edward's School, Birmingham, Cardiff High School
ClubsCardiff, Cardiff HSOB, Penarth
RegionsNorth Midlands
HonoursWales
InvitationalCrawshays, Barbarians
William Edward Norman Davis was born in Aston, Birmingham in September 1913. War caused a move to Cardiff and was educated at Cardiff High School - later playing for their Old Boys team.
He was known to everyone as Wendy (due to his initials) and joined Cardiff in 1934 soon establishing himself in the first team player. In 1938 - 9 he was vice captain to Wilf Wooller and in the same season gained 3 caps for Wales. During WW2 he played another 5 times for Wales in the Red Cross and Wartime Internationals and represented the British Army. Wendy also played 5 games for the Barbarians and occasionally appeared for Penarth.
He died in Cirencester, Gloucestershire in 2002 aged 89.
PLAYER FOR P W D L TRY CON PEN DG PTS
Wales 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Merthyr 26 20 0 6 756 475 102
Cardiff 26 19 1 6 771 547 95
Llandovery 27 19 1 7 779 479 94
Pontypridd 25 18 0 7 840 480 89
Ebbw Vale 27 18 1 8 624 488 85
Aberavon 25 16 2 7 569 478 78
Newport 28 15 2 11 683 654 78
Swansea 27 15 0 12 604 518 75
Rygbi Gogledd Cymru 1404 25 12 1 12 630 513 71
Carmarthen Quins 28 13 1 14 603 520 71
Llanelli 28 10 1 17 588 689 53
Bedwas 27 10 1 16 591 739 52
Bridgend Ravens 25 8 0 17 501 612 45
Cross Keys 26 5 1 20 528 882 35
Bargoed 26 6 0 20 496 830 32
Neath 26 1 0 25 367 1026 3