London Welsh Rugby Club - Squad
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Total London Welsh Appearances
CAREER Apps Tries Pts
League 39  15 
Cup 21  10 
Total 68 6 30
SEASON Apps Tries Pts
Total 9 1 5
Named club captain for the 2016/17 season, Ben passed 50 appearances for the club during 2015/16. The back row forward played a leading role in the club's British and Irish Cup success making seven appearances in the competition. His one try came last season came against Bedford Blues at Goldington Road.

A championship winner with the club in 2013/14, Ben also picked up a British and Irish Cup winner's medal last season.

Before joining London Welsh in 2013, the South African had previously scored six tries in 26 appearances for Moseley during the club's 2012/13 Championship season before moving to the Exiles.

Ben joined the Birmingham club from Leicester Tigers in 2012, for whom he made his debut against Worcester in 2007/08 having come through the club's academy.

He made a total of 30 appearances for the Tigers' first-team, including starting the club's 2009 Heineken Cup quarter-final victory over Bath. He also captained Leicester to A League success in 2009/10.

Aside from his season at Moseley, Ben gained Championship experience at Nottingham and Bedford, with whom he was dual-registered during his time at Welford Road.

Ben was brought up in Norfolk, went to Gresham School and represented England Schools.