Ynysddu RFC

Ynysddu Rugby Football Club is a rugby union team from the village of Ynysddu in Wales. The club is a member of the Welsh Rugby Union and is a feeder club for the Newport Gwent Dragons.[2]

Ynysddu RFC
Full nameYnysddu Rugby Football Club
Nickname(s)'ddu
Founded1894
LocationYnysddu, Wales
Ground(s)The Welfare Ground
ChairmanGraham Harvey
Captain(s)Matthew Browne
League(s)WRU Division two East
2016/172nd[1]
1st kit
2nd kit
Official website
www.ynysddurfc.co.uk

Ynysddu RFC's first recorded match was against Abercarn in 1884 and was played on the church field at Mynyddislwyn. The club originally played in an all black strip until the 1920s when they switched to a red and black hooped kit.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ WRU website
  2. ^ BBC News (8 July 2004). "Wales' regional rugby map". BBC. Retrieved 11 June 2008.

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