The son of Wales and British Lion scrum-half Brynmor Williams, Lloyd Williams certainly had a lot to live up to. However the 21-year-old has been a revelation this year making the breakthrough into the Cardiff Blues team before earning his first cap for Wales in the summer against Argentina.
His impressive performances saw him rewarded with selection for Wales' World Cup campaign in New Zealand where they reach the semi-finals and he will now be hoping to help Cardiff as they look to overhaul the Glasgow Warriors to reach the play-offs of the RaboDirect PRO12.
1. What’s the strangest Christmas gift you’ve ever received? A football off the old man
2. What’s your favourite thing about Christmas? Family and friends back at home
3. Tell us your all-time favourite Christmas movie? Love Actually
4. What’s your favourite Christmas song? Jingle Bells
5. What’s your worst-ever Christmas experience? Waking up and Santa hadn’t come
6. What’s your favourite Christmas decoration? Bauble
7. Which RaboDirect PRO12 player would you like to have as your secret Santa? Jamie Roberts because he’s loaded
8. Which RaboDirect PRO12 player would you invite around for Christmas Day? Dan Parks
9. If you were one of Santa’s reindeer, what would your name be? Rudolph because I’m cold at the moment
10. What’s the worst Christmas present you’ve been given? A table and chairs to do my homework on
11. Which rugby player in the RaboDirect PRO12 would make the best Santa? Adam Jones
12. What’s been your highlight of 2011? Getting my first cap