Tuesday, 21 July 2015

Wales On Sunday - Welsh Sporting Heroes


1991-92
Welsh Sporting Heroes
Wales On Sunday
36 cards (4 football)

Large paper cards. Three footballers, four is you include referee Clive Thomas,  are included in the set. Others have connections with Cardiff City though, athletes Ron Jones was secretary at the club in the early 1980s and was instrumental in the club fielding a rugby league team for a number of seasons - Cardiff City Blue Dragons; while Lynn Davies (Olympic Long Jump champion in 1964) was once on Cardiff City's books before concentrating on athletics. David Watkins was a famous Welsh rugby international at both codes, Union and League, who managed Cardiff City Blue Dragons during it's short existence and finally cricketer Wolf Wooller also played for Cardiff City from time to time in reserve games and friendlies.

1.  Cliff Morgan (Rugby)
2.  David Broome, OBE (Show Jumping)
3.  David Llewellyn
4.  Ron Jones (Athletics)
5.  Ian Rush
6.  Mark Hughes
7.  Clive Thomas
8.  John Charles
9.  Terry Griffiths (Snooker)
10.  Ray Reardon (Snooker)
11.  non football
12.  non football
13.  non football
14.  Colin Jackson (Athletics)
15.  Steve Jones (Athletics)
16.  Leighton Rees (Darts)
17.  non football
18.  non football
19.  non football
20.  non football
21.  Lynn Davies (Athletics)
22.  Carwyn James (Rugby)
23.  Sheila Morrow (hockey)
24.  Billy Boston (Rugby)
25.  Chris Hallam, MBE (Athletics)
26.  John Price (Rugby)
27.  Kirsty Wade (Athletics)
28.  Hywel Davies (Horse Racing)
29.  Jonathan Jones
30.  Tony Lewis (Cricket)
31.  Sir Harry Llewellyn (Show Jumping)
32.  David Watkins, MBE (Rugby)
33.  Barry John (Rugby)
34.  Ken Jones (Rugby)
35.  Wilf Wooller (Cricket)
36.  Gareth Edwards (Rugby)


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