Alun Wyn Jones

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Alun Wyn Jones
Alun Wyn Jones 2008 (cropped).jpg
Alun Wyn Jones playing for Ospreys .
Personal information
Full name Alun Wyn Jones
Date of birth 19 September 1985 (31)
Place of birth Swansea, Wales
Height 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
Playing position Lock
Club information
Current team
2005–pesent Ospreys
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006-present Wales 110
2009-present British and Irish lions 7

Alun Wyn Jones (born 19 September 1985) is a Welsh rugby union player. He is the captain of the Wales national team, and the Ospreys. He is Wales' most capped lock forward and Wales' second most capped player behind Gethin Jenkins. He has also won seven caps for the British and Irish Lions. Born in Swansea, Jones played his first rugby for Bonymaen RFC. Having previously represented Wales at under-21 level,he played his first match for Wales in June 2006 against Argentina. Also in 2009 Jones was one of 13 Welsh players selected in the squad for the British and Irish Lions tour to South Africa.He scored a try in his first match for the Lions against the Royal XV.

Personal life[change | change source]

Jones is married to Anwen . They have a daughter named Mali.