David Rose Wiki – David Rose Bio
David Rose was a Scottish rugby association and World Cup-winning proficient rugby group footballer who played during the 1950s. He played agent level rugby association (RU) for Scotland, and at club level for Jed-Forest RFC, as a Wing, for example, number 11 or 14, and delegate level rugby alliance (RL) for Great Britain, and at club level for Huddersfield and Leeds, as a wing, for example, number 2 or 5.
He was born on 20 February 1931, in Jedburgh, Scotland. David died on 31 January 2021.
He was 89 years old.
Rose won caps for Scotland national rugby union team while at Jed-Forest RFC in 1951-53 7-caps.
Rose won caps for Great Britain (RL) while at Leeds in the 1954 Rugby League World Cup against Australia, France, New Zealand, and France. He played right wing, i.e. number 2, in all four of Great Britain’s 1954 Rugby League World Cup matches, including Great Britain’s 16-12 victory over France in the 1954 Rugby League World Cup Final at Parc des Princes, Paris on 13 November 1954. Rose’s rugby career was curtailed by a broken leg suffered after moving to Leeds.