Sir Gareth Edwards CBE is recognised as one of Wales’ greatest ever rugby players.
Sir Gareth was involved in three Grand Slams and five successive Triple Crowns, winning 53 caps for his country between 1967 and 1978.
He captained Wales on 13 occasions and scored 20 tries.
He was also a key player in the British Lions, playing for them 10 times and helped secure victory over New Zealand in 1973 – scoring a try which is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest tries ever scored.
Over the years, numerous rugby magazine polls have voted Sir Gareth Edwards as the greatest rugby player of all time.
Since his retirement from the game in 1978 Sir Gareth has become an accomplished writer, broadcaster and businessman.