Ieuan Evans Recalls His Greatest Day As A Scarlet . . . And The Inspiration Of Ray Gravell


Ieuan Evans still remembers the rallying cry of Ray Gravell in the dressing room before Llanelli beat Australia. It was 1992 and the world champions were on tour in Wales. Evans had already seen Swansea beat the Wallabies, but the tourists had recovered to beat Wales B and Neath before they arrived at Stradey Park. The match – which is being re-shown by S4C on Saturday evening – proved to be another red letter day in the Scarlets’ rich history as Evans recalls:

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Graham is a well known sports writer in Wales. He shares with the Eye stories on his other blog at