Rhys Patchell (born 17 May 1993) is a Wales international rugby union player. A fly-half, he plays for Scarlets having previously played for Cardiff Blues.

Rhys Patchell
Birth nameRhys Patchell
Date of birth (1993-05-17) 17 May 1993 (age 26)
Place of birthLlandough, Penarth, Wales
Height1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight92 kg (14 st 7 lb)
SchoolYsgol Gyfun Gymraeg Glantaf
Rugby union career
Position(s) Fly-half
Fullback
Current team Scarlets
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2011–2012 Cardiff, [CRICC] 16 (114)
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2011–2016
2016–
Cardiff Blues
Scarlets
83
36
(614)
(260)
Correct as of 20 January 2018
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2013
2013–
Wales U20
Wales
1
17
(0)
(58)
Correct as of 10:33, 22 October 2019 (UTC)

Educated at Ysgol Gymraeg Melin Gruffydd and at Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Glantaf, in January 2013 he was selected for the Wales Under 20 squad for the 2013 Under 20 Six Nations Championship.[1]

In May 2013 he was selected for the Wales national rugby union team squad for the summer 2013 tour to Japan. He made his international debut against Japan on 8 June 2013[2]

Patchell speaks Welsh,[3] and is an ambassador for the government-supported "Tafwyl" Welsh-language festival.[4]..

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