Arthur Emyr

Arthur Emyr

Position: Wing

Date Of Birth 27/07/1962 (55)
Place Of Birth Bangor
Height 188cm / 6' 2"
Weight 92kg / 14st 6lbs

Arthur Emyr Jones (known as Arthur Emyr) was a block busting winger who played for Swansea and Cardiff. The bulk of his career was with the All Whites for whom he made 150 appearances, scoring an amazing 153 tries to make him the club's all-time record try scorer. He moved to Cardiff in 1991 but injury hampered the latter part of his career and he only made a handful of appearances at the Arms Park. Arthur represented Barbarians, Wales Students, Wales Universities, Wales "B” and Wales - gaining 13 caps for Wales, making his debut against England in 1989. In 1990 he was selected as Welsh player of the year.

After retiring he developed a successful career in the Welsh language media.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1991/1992 4 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 8  
  1992/1993 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 10  
  Total 5 3 0 2 4 0 0 0 18  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  30/11/1991 Pontypridd WI 1 0 0 0 4 W 19 - 12  
  07/12/1991 Maesteg WI 1 0 0 0 4 W 32 - 6  
  05/02/1992 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 36  
  22/02/1992 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 12  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1992 Whitchurch WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 67 - 6  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 13 4 0 9 4 0 0 0 16  
Clubs: - Cardiff - Swansea -
Education: - Aberystwyth University - Ysgol David Hughes, Menai Bridge -
Region: - Scarlets -
Invitational: - Barbarians -
Honours: - Wales - Wales B - Wales Students - Wales Universities -

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