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.
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|Clubs:||- Leicester Tigers - Wasps - Sale Sharks - AS Beziers Herault - Cardiff - Glamorgan Wanderers - Llandovery - Merthyr - Newport - Wigan Warriors - South Wales Scorpions -|
|Education:||- Brecon Secondary School - Llandovery College -|
|Region:||- Cardiff Blues - Scarlets - Dragons -|
|Invitational:||- Barbarians -|
|Honours:||- British and Irish Lions - Wales - Wales 7s - Wales A - Wales U19 - Wales U21 -|