Versatile participant for the Ospreys from 2004 to 2010, among hardly any Welsh players to have earned 3 Grand Slams. He was a goalkeeper for Bristol Town until the age group of 14. He captained Wales an archive 32 times, defeating the prior record of 28. He wedded his partner Ailsa, a sports activities therapist, in July 2009. He and fellow Welshman Gerald Davies both gained three Grand Slam game titles.