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What happened to Ieuan Evans?

What happened to Ieuan Evans?

After retiring from professional rugby, Evans has been a regular broadcaster, presenter and rugby pundit. He has worked for the BBC, ITV and currently for Sky Sports for over a decade.

How old is Ieuan Evans?

58 years (March 21, 1964)Ieuan Evans / Age

Where is Ieuan Evans from?

Pontarddulais, United KingdomIeuan Evans / Place of birthPontarddulais is both a community and a town in Swansea, Wales. It is 10 miles northwest of the city centre. The Pontarddulais ward is part of the City and County of Swansea. Pontarddulais adjoins the village of Hendy in Carmarthenshire. The built-up population was 9,073. Wikipedia

When did Ieuan Evans play for Wales?


Span Mat
All Tests 1987-1998 79
Wales 1987-1998 72
British and Irish Lions 1989-1997 7
Five/Six Nations 1987-1997 36

How old is Shane Williams?

45 years (February 26, 1977)Shane Williams / Age

What is the difference between rugby league and rugby union?

The most noticeable difference between the two is that a game of rugby league is contested by two sides of 13 players each, whereas in rugby union, this is increased to 15 players on both teams. You are also allowed ten substitutions in rugby league, as opposed to just eight in rugby union.

How do you say the name Ieuan?

Ieuan is a different name entirely – pronounced like ‘Y-eye-an’. If you want to call him Ewan then deffo go with that spelling.

Who is Shane Williams wife?

Gail Branwen LaceyShane Williams / Wife (m. 2005)
Personal life On 23 December 2005, Williams married his childhood sweetheart, Gail Branwen Lacey, whom he had met at Amman Valley School 14 years previously, at Twyn Church in Garnant. The couple’s first daughter, Georgie, was born on 7 November 2006. The couple later had a son, Carter, born 11 July 2009.

Which rugby is posh?

Yet the common perception of rugby union in the UK is that the players are ‘posh’ and the fans are ‘toffs’. The Sun, in the lead-up to the World Cup final, told its readers that ‘rugby is mostly played by people with names like Tarquin, Crawford and Laurence’.

Is Ieuan Welsh for John?

Ieuan is one of several Welsh forms of the male given name John.

What does Ieuan mean in Welsh?

God is gracious
Meaning:God is gracious. Ieuan as a boy’s name is pronounced YAI-yan. It is of Welsh and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Ieuan is “God is gracious”.

How tall is Leigh half penny?

5′ 10″Leigh Halfpenny / Height

Why do rich people play rugby?

As the game grew in popularity in northern industrial towns, wealthy teams linked to posh schools outlawed payments to players, to disadvantage teams from poor areas, whose players needed to earn money. This led to a split in 1895. Rugby league, a quicker version of the sport, developed in the north-east.