Welsh fly-half Phil Bennett, ‘a player with stardust in his boots’, dies aged 73

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Bennett won Five Nations twice in 70s golden eraScarlets pay tribute to legendary British & Irish Lions captainThe former Wales and British & Irish Lions fly-half Phil Bennett has died at the age of 73, his former club Scarlets have announced.Bennett, affectionately known as ‘Benny’, played 413 times for Llanelli RFC from making his debut as an 18-year-old to his final appearance in 1981, captaining the team for six years of his 15-year spell. Continue reading...

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