Gwyn Nicholls

Gwyn Nicholls

Position: Centre

Born 15/07/1874
Died 24/03/1939
Place Of Birth Westbury on Severn

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.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 24 16 1 7 3 0 0 1 13  
  British and Irish Lions 4 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 6  
Clubs: - Cardiff - Cardiff Harlequins - Newport -
Region: - Gloucestershire -
Invitational: - Barbarians -
Honours: - British and Irish Lions - Wales -

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