Open main menu

Rob Evans (rugby player)

Robert Evans (born 14 April 1992 in Haverfordwest, Wales) is a Wales international rugby union player. He plays at prop for the Scarlets.

Rob Evans
Birth nameRobert Evans
Date of birth (1992-04-14) 14 April 1992 (age 27)
Place of birthHaverfordwest, Wales
Height1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight116 kg (256 lb; 18 st 4 lb)
SchoolSpittal VC School
Sir Thomas Picton School
Rugby union career
Position(s) Loosehead Prop
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
Haverfordwest RFC ()
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2010–2014 Carmarthen Quins 34 (30)
Provincial / State sides
Years Team Apps (Points)
2013– Scarlets 124 (40)
Correct as of 7 May 2016
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2015– Wales 35 (5)
Correct as of 16 March 2019

Rugby careerEdit

He made his regional debut for the Scarlets during the 2012–13 season, coming on as a substitute against Sale Sharks in the LV Cup. He had previously played for Carmarthen Quins in the Welsh Premier Division.

InternationalEdit

Evans has been a Wales Under-20s international, and helped the team reach third place in the 2012 IRB Junior World Championship in South Africa, playing in the front row alongside fellow Scarlets Kirby Myhill and Samson Lee.

In November 2013, Evans was called into the senior Wales squad for the Autumn international matches.[1]

On 20 January 2015, Evans was named in the 34-man Wales squad for the 2015 Six Nations Championship,[2] making his debut as a half time replacement in the win against Ireland.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Evans call up
  2. ^ "Wales name 34-man Six Nations squad". WRU. 20 January 2015.