Rhys Webb rugby player
Rhys Webb rugby player

Rhys Webb

9th Dec 1988 1.83m/92kg Scrum Half

Webb made his debut for Ospreys in 2007 after coming through the Bridgend ranks and played his first game for Wales in the 2012 Six Nations against Italy as a replacement.

He represented Wales at underage level and was part of the principalities 2008 IRB World Championships squad.

Webb was a member of the Wales squad that won the 2009 Rugby World Cup Sevens in Dubai and continues to be part of the national rugby 7s set-up in 2010.

Scored his first Test try v Australia in the 2014 Autumn Tests' on his 7th appearance & added 4 more tries in his next 7 appearances.

Played in two 2015 RWC warm up games but an injured foot against Italy ruled him out of rugby for five months. Returned to action for the last two rounds of the 2016 RBS 6 Nations scoring a try against Italy.

In December 2016, Webb became the 2nd player to re-sign a NDC with the WRU continuing his 11-year allegiance to the Ospreys.

After a strong 2017 Six Nations, the Welsh scrumhalf toured New Zealand (scoring a try in the first Test) with the B&I Lions in the summer of 2017.

In October 2017, Webb announced that he will leave Welsh Rugby at the end of the 2017-18 season to join Toulon on a three-year contract.

In January 2018 he was named in Wales 6 Nations squad, he enters the competition having made 31 appearances for his country scoring 7 tries.

As of the 2018/2019 Champion Cup, Webb has had 29 European Cups appearances scoring 8 tries and 40 points.

Webb missed out on the Rugby World Cup as he was ineligible to represent Wales while in France.

In Decemeber 2019, he was granted an early release from the final year of his contract (The 2020/21 season) and signed a two-year deal to return to Wales with the Ospreys.

He was recalled to the Wales squad ahead of the 2020 Six Nations after he was granted a special dispensation for the tournament.

Career

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Scrum Half
2012 - present
R2fRSPlg British & Irish Lions
Scrum Half
2017 - present
toulon_rugby_logo RC Toulon
Scrum Half
2018 - present
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Scrum Half
2019 - present
Bridgend Athletic RFC logo Bridgend Athletic RFC
Scrum Half
2006 - 2009
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Scrum Half
2007 - 2018