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Handel Greville
Wales
Full name Handel Glanffrwd Greville
Born September 13, 1921, Drefach
Died June 20, 2014, Llanelli (aged 92 years 280 days)
Major teams Wales
Position Scrum-half

Test career
Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop GfM Won Lost Draw %
All Tests 1947-1947 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 100.00

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Only Test Wales v Australia at Cardiff, Dec 20, 1947 match details
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Handel Greville was at the time of his death the oldest living Welsh international. Greville played only once at scrum-half for Wales but it was in a famous 6-0 win over Australia in December, 1947 in front of 45,500 spectators at Cardiff Arms Park. He was a former captain of Llanelli rugby club, and also played for both Carmarthen Athletic and Swansea. He later became president, chairman and secretary of Llanelli RFC.

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