Long regarded as one of the best scrummagers in the Welsh game, Mike joined Pontypridd in the 1997-98 season after a spell with Wasps.
Before moving to England he had played his rugby for Bridgend and Cardiff, and gained 34 caps for Wales.
Following a long and illustrious playing career, which saw him gain British Lion status, Mike continued to help out with Pontypridd as a specialist forward coach, known at the club as the "Scrum Doctor".
new season prospects
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Gwerthiant tocynnau tymor ar i fyny, llu o noddwyr newydd, carfan gref... beth yw'r arolygon i Bontypridd am y tymor i ddod? Season ticket sales on the increase, new sponsors on board, a strong playing squad... what are the season's prospects for Pontypridd RFC?