Darren Ryan

Darren Ryan

Position: Centre

Date Of Birth 10/09/1981 (35)
Place Of Birth Cardiff
Height 180cm / 5' 11"
Weight 92kg / 14st 6lbs

Darren Ryan played for Crusaders rugby league in 2006 after playing for Aberavon Fighting Irish R/L. He returned to Rugby Union playing for Aberavon & Cardiff.


Left Cardiff at the end of 2010/11 and is now playing for Bedwas RFC.
Represented Crawshays.
Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  2007/2008 17 13 0 4 1 0 0 0 5  
  2008/2009 20 17 0 3 1 0 0 0 5  
  2009/2010 32 22 1 9 5 5 1 0 38  
  2010/2011 28 14 2 12 6 0 0 1 33  
  2012/2013 14 5 1 8 1 0 1 0 8  
  2013/2014 14 9 0 5 3 0 0 0 15  
  Total 125 80 4 41 17 5 2 1 104  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  17/11/2007 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 13  
  01/12/2007 Maesteg CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 5  
  15/12/2007 Pontypool CE 1 0 0 0 5 W 62 - 13  
  22/12/2007 Bedwas Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 8  
  29/12/2007 Pontypridd CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 10  
  05/01/2008 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 42  
  19/01/2008 Llandovery Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 0  
  26/01/2008 Carmarthen Quins Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 43 - 15  
  30/01/2008 Cross Keys CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 19  
  08/02/2008 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 10  
  16/02/2008 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 23 - 30  
  01/03/2008 Glamorgan Wanderers Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 3  
  22/03/2008 Bedwas CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 27  
  29/03/2008 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 0  
  08/04/2008 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 24  
  12/04/2008 Maesteg Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 20  
  20/04/2008 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 22  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  28/11/2008 Beddau Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 52 - 11  
  06/12/2008 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 6  
  13/12/2008 Cross Keys CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 15  
  27/12/2008 Bedwas CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 43 - 0  
  17/01/2009 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 26  
  24/01/2009 Narberth CE 1 0 0 0 5 W 53 - 15  
  31/01/2009 Llandovery CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 13  
  13/02/2009 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 3  
  21/02/2009 Llanelli CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 25 - 29  
  28/02/2009 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 13  
  07/03/2009 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 19  
  17/03/2009 Cross Keys CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 18  
  28/03/2009 Bridgend Ravens Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 13  
  04/04/2009 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 22  
  10/04/2009 Bedwas CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 39 - 18  
  17/04/2009 Glamorgan Wanderers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 13  
  25/04/2009 Llanelli CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 9  
  28/04/2009 Pontypridd CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 22  
  02/05/2009 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 32  
  08/05/2009 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 40 - 41  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  15/08/2009 Cornish Pirates CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 60  
  29/08/2009 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 29 - 35  
  05/09/2009 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 3  
  12/09/2009 Glamorgan Wanderers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 15  
  19/09/2009 Cross Keys Rep 0 0 0 0 0 D 32 - 32  
  22/09/2009 Neath CE 1 0 0 0 5 W 22 - 20  
  03/10/2009 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 38 - 10  
  10/10/2009 Carmarthen Quins CE 1 0 0 0 5 W 27 - 16  
  17/10/2009 Bedwas CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 22  
  25/10/2009 Neath Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 39 - 27  
  31/10/2009 Pontypridd CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 20  
  07/11/2009 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 23  
  20/11/2009 Pontypridd CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 16  
  28/11/2009 Birmingham & Solihull Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 51 - 20  
  05/12/2009 Llanelli CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 10  
  12/12/2009 Pontypridd CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 20  
  16/01/2010 Bedlinog CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 3  
  23/01/2010 Llandovery CE 1 0 0 0 5 W 45 - 5  
  05/02/2010 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 5  
  13/02/2010 Doncaster Knights CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 34  
  20/02/2010 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 20  
  27/02/2010 Rotherham Titans CE 1 0 0 0 5 W 34 - 27  
  06/03/2010 Ayr CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 27  
  09/03/2010 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 0  
  13/03/2010 Carmarthen Quins CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 9  
  19/03/2010 Bedwas CE 0 1 0 0 2 L 17 - 21  
  27/03/2010 Bedwas CE 1 0 0 0 5 W 34 - 24  
  31/03/2010 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 17  
  03/04/2010 Aberavon CE 0 1 0 0 2 L 10 - 23  
  07/04/2010 Cross Keys CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 16  
  10/04/2010 Llanelli CE 0 3 1 0 9 L 24 - 42  
  18/04/2010 Llanelli CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 25 - 46  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  07/08/2010 Bargoed CE 1 0 0 0 5 W 77 - 7  
  20/08/2010 Birmingham & Solihull CE 1 0 0 0 5 W 29 - 27  
  28/08/2010 Carmarthen Quins CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 61 - 18  
  04/09/2010 Cross Keys CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 20  
  11/09/2010 Llanelli CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 23 - 26  
  18/09/2010 Bedwas CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 34 - 35  
  25/09/2010 Aberavon CE 1 0 0 0 5 L 26 - 28  
  02/10/2010 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 22  
  09/10/2010 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 44  
  23/10/2010 Pontypridd Rep 0 0 0 0 0 D 16 - 16  
  30/10/2010 Tonmawr Rep 0 0 0 0 0 D 30 - 30  
  05/11/2010 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 11  
  09/11/2010 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 20  
  13/11/2010 Llandovery Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 21  
  20/11/2010 Cross Keys CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 25 - 34  
  04/12/2010 Llanelli Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 32  
  30/12/2010 Glamorgan Wanderers Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 23  
  03/01/2011 Bedwas CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 21 - 22  
  08/01/2011 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 27  
  18/01/2011 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 1 3 W 24 - 12  
  05/02/2011 Beddau CE 1 0 0 0 5 W 35 - 27  
  16/02/2011 Glamorgan Wanderers CE 1 0 0 0 5 W 29 - 13  
  19/02/2011 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 20  
  26/02/2011 Tonmawr Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 7  
  05/03/2011 Rygbi Gogledd Cymru 1404 CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 26  
  27/03/2011 Aberavon Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 19  
  05/04/2011 Carmarthen Quins CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 22 - 29  
  16/04/2011 Swansea Rep 1 0 0 0 5 W 36 - 34  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/11/2012 Neath Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 12  
  23/11/2012 Llandovery Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 18  
  30/11/2012 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 16  
  08/12/2012 Ulster Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 40  
  26/01/2013 Cardiff Metropolitan University CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 16  
  09/02/2013 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  16/02/2013 Ebbw Vale Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 16  
  02/03/2013 Cross Keys CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 21  
  09/03/2013 Bedwas CE 0 0 1 0 3 L 23 - 25  
  24/03/2013 Llanelli CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 45  
  16/04/2013 Pontypridd Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 22  
  20/04/2013 Carmarthen Quins CE 1 0 0 0 5 L 35 - 49  
  23/04/2013 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 8  
  27/04/2013 Neath Rep 0 0 0 0 0 D 18 - 18  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  17/08/2013 Fishguard and Goodwick Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 61 - 0  
  24/08/2013 Esher CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 24  
  31/08/2013 Bargoed Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 41 - 8  
  12/10/2013 Newport Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 17  
  13/11/2013 Heol y Cyw CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 40 - 5  
  14/12/2013 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 11  
  21/12/2013 Carmarthen Quins CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 25  
  26/12/2013 Pontypridd CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 25  
  04/01/2014 Bridgend Athletic CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 22 - 26  
  11/01/2014 Cardiff Medicals CE 1 0 0 0 5 W 68 - 5  
  15/01/2014 Glamorgan Wanderers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 66 - 7  
  29/01/2014 Llandaff Rep 2 0 0 0 10 W 59 - 10  
  07/02/2014 Bridgend Ravens Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 26  
  15/02/2014 Newbridge CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 3  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
Clubs: - Aberavon - Bedwas - Cardiff - Newport - Tonmawr - Celtic Crusaders -
Honours: - Wales Dragonhearts -

Latest News

  • National 7s

    27/05/2017

    Cardiff lose out in the plate competition

  • National 7s

    26/05/2017

    Squad news

  • Old Pen 7s

    20/05/2017

    Cardiff go out in the second round

  • Old Pens 7s

    17/05/2017

    Cardiff enter the Old Penarthian 7s on Saturday (20th May)

  • New Head Coach

    15/05/2017

    New coaching set up for 2017 / 18