Eddie Butler

Wales (b.1957)

Former Pontypool No. 8 Eddie Butler captained Wales and played for the British Lions. As a broadcaster, he is the well-established voice of international rugby, while his column in The Observer continues as incisive as ever. In recent years he has also become a bestselling author, first with The Greatest Welsh XV Ever (Gomer, 2011) and then with The Head of Gonzo Davies (Gomer, 2014).