Quiz Results

COMMITTEE MAN WINS DROVERS QUIZ

There were two outstanding  entries in the Drovers Quiz put up on the web site earlier in the month.  Former fly half Carwyn Williams with a score of 54 points out of 60 pipped ex Maesteg and Llandovery centre John Davies by just one point. They were well clear of all the other 23 entrants into the quiz.

ANSWERS to DROVERS QUIZ

1 Which club knocked Llandovery out of the Welsh Cup? Aberavon

2 Who was the last Welsh international to play on Church Bank? Chris Czekaj

3 Name the players that have worn the club colours this season who were in the squad that won the 2016 Welsh       Cup at the Principality Stadium?  Richard Brooks, Daf Hughes, Rhodri Jones, Jack Maynard, Lee Rees, Shaun Miles, Berian Watkins, Aaron Warren, Craig Woodall, Stuart Worrall.

4 Who did Llandovery lose to in the semi finals of the Aberaeron 7s? Gogerddan Raiders

5 How many games did former Drover Wyn Jones play for Wales in the 2019 World Cup in Japan? Seven

6 Which Drover is the grandson of a former Cambridge University, Neath and Wales lock? Jack Jones

7 Who kicked three penalties to help his side beat Llandovery in a tryless Premiership game? Matt O’Brien

8 Who scored the late winning try for the Drovers in their 16-14 win at St Helen’s?Berian Watkins

9 Which forward scored a try for Llandovery in his one and only appearance for the club in season 2019- 2020?

Ed Kennedy

10 Who did club official Gareth Salt interview at Church Bank over the Christmas holiday? Aled Walters

11 Who scored a brilliant solo try from half way to help his side pip the Drovers at Church Bank? Terry Gee

12 Which current Drover has played against Llandovery in a Welsh Cup Final? Gavin Thomas

13 Which club had scored the most Premiership tries come the end of this truncated season? RGC

14 Who were Llandovery’s opponents in the two draws of the season? Carmarthen Quins, Ebbw Vale

15 The son of which former Wales flanker was yellow carded against the Drovers? Emyr Lewis

16 Which former Welsh international – with 7 caps – scored a try against Llandovery this season? Tom Prydie

– and what is his claim to rugby fame? Youngest ever player to play in the Heineken Cup & Six Nations   

 17 Who was the Drover to score the last points of season 2019-2020? Kristian Jones (conversion)

18 Against which clubs did The Drovers complete the season’s double? RGC, Bridgend Ravens, & Swansea   

19 Which current Drover has the same christian & surname as a former 17 times capped Welsh international?

Rhodri Jones

20 Who has made the record appearances for Llandovery RFC? Andrew Jones

21 Who is the club’s record points scorer? Carwyn Williams

22 Name three Scottish internationals to have played for the club in the past few seasons? Sam Hidalgo-Clyne, Scott MacLeod, Luke Hamilton

23 Where was Llandovery’s only drop goal of the season kicked? Aberavon

24 Who are the Old Llandoverians (Llandovery College OBs) to have played for the club this season?

Daf Hughes, Tomi Lewis, Jack Jones, Scott Maynard, Llew Smith, Harri O’Connor

25 Who is this with arms aloft? Dino Dallavalle

 

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Cryptic clues (we need the surname of a Llandovery player or official)

 

1 Rabbit home? Warren

2 Wine gum maker? Maynard

3 One time caretaker manager of the England soccer team? (Joe) Mercer

4 A welcoming house? Guest

5 Worth three not four? Green (snooker ball)

6 32.1869 make 20? Miles

7 Rivers of blood speech maker? Powell (Enoch)

8 Glamorgan all rounder and first Glamorgan player to score a century for England?Watkins (Allan)

9 Ost, queso, cāis? (Carwyn) Williams (all terms for cheese in Norwegian, Spanish and Gaelic, caws in Welsh)

10 Peter Rabbit fan? Potter (Beatrix)

11 Loan Ranger? Worrall (Joe Worrall loaned to Rangers from Notts Forest))

12 Dame and ballet teacher? Walters (Julie in Billy Elliott)

13 Lake city? Salt

14 World’s finest running shoe? Brooks

15 First ever motorway service station to offer Harry Ramsden’s world famous fish ‘n’ chips? Woodall.

 

 

— Huw S Thomas Rugby World Schools Editor 4 Maes y Coleg Llandovery Carms SA20 0HS 01550 720028 07866 553920

 

TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Cardiff 16 13 0 3 396 243 61
Carmarthen Quins 17 10 3 4 372 278 54
Aberavon 16 11 0 5 371 272 53
Llandovery 16 9 2 5 344 285 48
Pontypridd 18 10 0 8 394 376 47
Merthyr 18 8 0 10 362 374 44
RGC 1404 17 8 1 8 409 381 43
Newport 15 7 0 8 294 278 37
Swansea 17 7 0 10 246 292 35
Llanelli 15 6 0 9 293 412 27
Ebbw Vale 17 4 2 11 283 351 27
Bridgend Ravens 18 3 0 15 271 493 19