Tom Shanklin

Tom Shanklin

Position: Centre

Date Of Birth 24/11/1979 (37)
Place Of Birth Harrow
Height 188cm / 6' 2"
Weight 100kg / 15st 10lbs

Tom Shanklin is a former Welsh rugby union player who played outside centre for Cardiff and Wales. He was born on the 24th November 1978 in Harrow.

He played for London Welsh and the Saracens before joining Cardiff in 2003. Tom represented Wales at U19s, U21s level and the Welsh 'A' team before making his first senior appearance for Wales against Japan in Tokyo in the summer of 2001 and scored 2 tries. He went on to win 70 caps.

He was selected to tour with the 2005 British and Irish Lions team to tour New Zealand. Unfortunately he suffered a knee injury early in the tour which meant he was replaced. Shanklin retired from the game in 2011 due to injury problems.

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 70 32 2 36 20 0 0 0 100  
Clubs: - London Welsh - Saracens - Cardiff -
Region: - Cardiff Blues -
Invitational: - Barbarians -
Honours: - British and Irish Lions - Wales - Wales A - Wales U19 - Wales U21 -

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