Andy Powell

Andy Powell

Position: Back Row

Date Of Birth 23/08/1981 (36)
Place Of Birth Brecon
Height 193cm / 6' 4"
Weight 114kg / 17st 13lbs

Andy Powell was born on 23rd August 1981 in Brecon and attended Llandovery College and played and played ruby for both Brecon and Llandovery.

In 1999 he joined Newport RFC for four seasons before joining Leicester Tigers before returning to Wales via French club AS Beziers Herault to play for the Llanelli Scarlets.

He played for Cardiff 2005-2010 before moving on to London Wasps, then Sale Sharks.

He represented Wales U19s and Wales U21s, Wales 'A' and the Welsh 7's. He gained his first senior cap for Wales against South Africa on the 8th November 2008 where he was Man of the Match. In 2009, Powell was named as a member of the British and Irish Lions tour to South Africa.

His career included several years playing Rugby League for Wigan, before returning to South Wales to play RL for South Wales Scorpions and Union with Newport Gwent Dragons and finally Merthyr in the Welsh Premiership.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  2006/2007 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  14/03/2007 Ebbw Vale N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 22  
  31/03/2007 Neath N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 21  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 23 13 0 10 1 0 0 0 5  

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