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Dan Lydiate
Dan Lydiate
DOB18th Dec 1987
BirthplaceSalford, England
Height1.93 m (6' 4")
Weight114 kg (17 st 13 lb)
PositionFlanker
Club/RegionOspreys
Test HonoursWales (57 caps)
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Lydiate's first appearance for Wales came in November 2009 against Argentina at the Millennium Stadium.

He made his RBS Six Nations debut in 2011 and went onto make five appearances in that year's Rugby World Cup in New Zealand.

He featured in four of the five fixtures in the 2012 RBS 6 Nations, helping Wales to a Grand Slam as well as picking up the 2012 RBS 6 Nations Player of the Tournament title.

Lydiate played in all three tests for the British and Irish Lions in 2013 against Australia helping the famous touring side to a first series success in 16 years.

Date Opposition Tries Conv DG Pen YC RC Pts Mins
29/08/2015
Ireland







70
20/09/2015
Uruguay







16
26/09/2015
England







70
01/10/2015
Fiji







69
17/10/2015
South Africa








07/02/2016
Ireland







7
13/02/2016
Scotland







18
26/02/2016
France







77
12/03/2016
England







80
19/03/2016
Italy







80
29/05/2016
England







24
Total Played 11 0
0
0
0
0
0
0
511
CompetitionTeamPlayedTriesConvDGPenYCRCPts
2015-2016 - RBS 6 Nations
Wales
3 +2







2015-2016 - Rugby World Cup
Wales
3 +1







2015-2016 - Test
Wales
2







2015-2016 Total

8 +3







2014-2015 - RBS 6 Nations
Wales
5







2014-2015 - Test
Wales
4







2014-2015 Total

9







2013-2014 - RBS 6 Nations
Wales
5







2013-2014 - Test
Wales
5







2013-2014 Total

10







2011-2012 - Friendly
Wales
4







2011-2012 - Rugby World Cup
Wales
5







2011-2012 - Six Nations
Wales
4







2011-2012 - Test
Wales
3







2011-2012 Total

16







2010-2011 - Friendly
Wales
4







2010-2011 - Six Nations
Wales
5







2010-2011 Total

9







2009-2010 - Friendly
Wales
1 +1







2009-2010 Total

1 +1







Total - RBS 6 Nations

22 +2







Total - Rugby World Cup

8 +1







Total - Bledisloe Cup

14







Total - Friendly

9 +1







Total

53 +4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
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