Rhys Webb was called up to replace Lloyd Williams on the replacements bench for Wales' RBS 6 Nations clash with Italy in the 2012 RBS 6 Nations championship. The Ospreys scrum-half Webb was named in the pre-tournament training camp which travelled to Gdansk, Poland, at the end of January.
- Date of Birth:
- 9th Dec 1988
- Current Club:
- Scrum half
Webb cut his teeth in domestic rugby at Bridgend Athletic in the WRU National Leagues. He won the Reebok Regional Championship trophy with the Ospreys U18 during the 2005/06 season and was a losing finalist with the Ospreys U20 in 2006/07. He also played for Wales U18 in the 2005/06 U18 Home Four Nations Championship and was a member of the 2006/07 Wales U19 set up for the IRB U19 World Championships, playing alongside Sam Warburton, Leigh Halfpenny and Ryan Bevington.
He then joined the same trio at the Junior World Championship at Under 20 level the next year when the tournament was hosted by Wales. The talented Ospreys scrum half was also a member of the Wales World Sevens Cup winning squad in Dubai in 2009