|Place Of Birth||Cilfynydd|
Glyn R Davies born August 24th 1927 in Cilfynydd, Wales. Attended Pontypridd Grammer School and St Catherine's College, Cambridge.
He was the Brother -in- law of Welsh opera singer Sir Geraint Evans. Nicknamed El Supremo.
Davies first played rugby as a schoolboy for Pontypridd Grammer School, at the end of the second world war, while still a schoolboy he represented a Welsh team in two victory internationals. Davies played his early club rugby for local team Cilfynydd RFC and sporadically he played for other more notable teams, playing his first game of four for Cardiff in 1945/46. He went on to join Pontypridd and it was while he was at Pontypridd he won his first international cap against Scotland in 1947and going on to gain 11 caps.
When Davies matriculated to St Catherine's College, Cambridge he gained a place in the University rugby team, and won three sporting 'Blues' playing in the varsity matches against Oxford between 1948 and 1950.
In 1951, Davies played eleven games for Newport, joining the team as a short term replacement for regular Newport fly-half Roy Burnett.Davies also turned out for Clifton and Bristol and played county rugby for Yorkshire
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