Flanker best known for his 14 years at Pontypool RFC, where he was a captain from 1970-1979.
He attended West Monmouth School and Madeley College, where he honed his skills.
He made his international debut in 1974 for Wales.
He was born in Blaenavon, Wales.
He belongs to a successful list of Welsh international captains, which includes players such as Dai Young.