Allan Bateman – is a Welsh former rugby union and rugby leaguefootballer who played in the 1980s, 1990s and 2000s. He is a dual-code rugby international centre who represented the British and Irish Lionsat rugby union,[2][3] and Great Britain at rugby league.

As a centre for Neath, Bateman gained four caps for Wales in 1990 before moving to rugby league with Warrington Wolves. He returned to rugby union after it went professional in 1996 to gain a further 31 Wales caps and one for the British and Irish Lions in 1997.