1991: Ireland’s Gordon Hamilton  is mobbed after scoring a dramatic late try against  Australia at Lansdowne Road during the Rugby World Cup which was largely based in England.

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Cliff Morgan is tackled short of the line during the the Lions win of the first test against South Africa in August 1955 at Ellis Park.   PHOTOGRAPH: ALLSPORT HULTON/ARCHIVE

Cliff Morgan, the former Wales and Lions outhalf, one of the greatest players of his generation, has died at 83. He was a revered figure in Wales and (...)

10th August 1955: Welsh rugby union outhalf Cliff Morgan is tackled by Koch whilst playing for the British Lions against South Africa at Johannesburg. He was voted player of the series after the tour, retiring three years later when he went on to a career as a radio broadcaster with the BBC. (Photo by Prior/Central Press/Getty Images)

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Cliff Morgan. Photograph: PA Wire.
Cliff Morgan dies
  • Rugby
  • August 29, 2013, 10:31

Welsh rugby international and broadcaster Cliff Morgan has died aged 83, the Welsh Rugby Union has confirmed.The sportsman, who grew up in a mining fa(...)