Bess Greg

by Geoff Pillinger
Player Greg Bess

Greg Bess

Position: Hooker

Born: 18th January 1961 in Sidmouth, Devon

Height: 5ft 11in

Weight: 13st 10lb

Education: Kings School, Ottery St Mary, Millfield School and Bath University


Honours: Somerset

Debut game: 20th February 1982 v Maesteg

Final game: 18th April 1987 v Bristol

Number of Appearances: 75 appearances

Career details:

Replacement for the John Player Special Cup – Final on 2nd May 1987 v Wasps

When he left University he joined Bath and began to get regular games in the 1st XV largely because of injuries to Rob Cunningham.
He played for Somerset against Gloucester in the final of the County Championship in 1984.

Is the uncle of Dom Bess the Somerset and England spin bowler.


This page was added on 19/08/2014.

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