Player

Lloyd Williams - Scrumhalf

Lloyd Williams
Height183
Weight84
Date Of Birth19/10/1933
Place Of BirthTaff's Well
EducationTaff's Well School, Caerphilly Secondary School
ClubsCardiff
HonoursWales, Wales Youth
InvitationalBarbarians
One of eight brothers from Taffs well who all played for Cardiff, Lloyd served a long apprenticeship at the Arms Park playing for Cardiff Schools, then the Youth team, the Athletic in 1951 - 52 before making his first team debut at the age of 18 in September 1952. Over the next four years he was limited to 43 appearances, but had many fine seasons ahead of him playing 310 first team games before retiring. In 1960 and 1962 he was first team captain and later served as a member of the rugby committee.
Lloyd gained 13 Welsh caps, making his debut against Scotland at Murrayfield in 1957, his last international was also against Scotland in 1962 at Cardiff, he captained the Welsh team on three occasions. In 1956 – 7 he represented the Barbarians against Newport.
Lloyd Williams died on February 25th 2017.
In 1999 Lloyd Williams was inducted into the Cardiff Rugby Hall of Fame and further details about his career can be found on that page of the website.
SEASON P W D L TRY CON PEN DG PTS
1952-1953 7 6 1 0 1 0 0 0 3
1953-1954 10 6 1 3 0 0 0 0 0
1954-1955 11 8 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
1955-1956 15 10 0 5 1 0 0 0 3
1956-1957 37 28 2 7 6 0 0 0 18
1957-1958 21 15 2 4 1 0 0 0 3
1958-1959 36 17 6 13 1 0 0 0 3
1959-1960 33 17 8 8 1 0 0 0 3
1960-1961 32 23 5 4 1 0 0 0 3
1961-1962 34 22 5 7 3 0 0 0 9
1962-1963 34 20 5 9 4 0 0 0 12
1963-1964 38 27 3 8 3 0 0 0 9
TOTAL 308 199 39 70 22 0 0 0 66
TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Merthyr 30 23 0 7 885 593 117
Cardiff 30 22 1 7 991 660 111
Pontypridd 30 22 0 8 1015 580 110
Llandovery 30 21 1 8 856 551 104
Ebbw Vale 30 20 1 9 762 594 95
Aberavon 30 18 2 10 698 603 90
Newport 30 17 2 11 759 700 88
Rygbi Gogledd Cymru 1404 30 14 1 15 852 650 85
Swansea 30 16 0 14 674 594 81
Carmarthen Quins 30 13 1 16 637 584 71
Bridgend Ravens 30 12 0 18 689 714 66
Llanelli 30 12 1 17 679 723 63
Bedwas 30 12 1 17 681 830 62
Cross Keys 30 5 1 24 586 1093 36
Bargoed 30 6 0 24 576 1003 35
Neath 30 1 0 29 406 1274 3