- Gareth Delve
Infobox Rugby Union biography
playername = Gareth Delve
fullname = Gareth Leon Delve
dateofbirth = birth date and age|1982|12|30
height = height|ft=6|in=3
weight = 18 st 2 lbs (115 Kg)
nickname = Delvey
school = Colston’s Collegiate
position = Number 8
currentclub = Gloucester Rugby
clubnumber = 8
years = 2001 ‐ 07
clubs = Bath
caps(points) = 62 (20)
repyears = 2006 ‐
repteam = Wales
repcaps(points) = 8 (5)
Gareth Leon Delve (born
30 December, 1982in Cardiff, Wales) is a Welsh rugby unionfootballer, having played in the English Guinness Premiershipfor Bath, he moved in the summer of 2007 to Gloucester Rugby. He has also played for the Welsh national team, having four caps. His usual position is at number 8.
Delve was a pupil at Rumney High School in Cardiff and accepted a Rugby scholarship from
Colston's Collegiate Schoolin Bristol before signing a professional contract with Bath in 2001.
After a few frustrating seasons at Bath, his first team opportunities greatly increased in the 2005-06 season. He was then named in the Welsh squad for the
2006 Six Nations Championship, and earned two caps during the tournament, making his debut against Scotland. He was also called up for the summer tour to Argentina in June 2006, and earned another two caps, as well as scoring a try in the second Test.
* [http://www.gloucesterrugby.co.uk/323_3325.php Gloucester Rugby profile]
* [http://www.bathrugby.com/264_288.php Bath profile]
* [http://www.wru.co.uk/2634_9368.php Wales profile]
* [http://www.wru.co.uk/514_2489.php WRC Profile]
* [http://www.sporting-heroes.net/rugby-heroes/displayhero.asp?HeroID=2347 Sporting Heroes]
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