Cliff Ashton

Cliff Ashton

Position: Flyhalf

Date Of Birth 17/12/1932 (84)
Place Of Birth Cwmavon
Height 170cm / 5' 7"
Weight 73kg / 11st 6lbs

Cliff was born in Cwmavon 1932, he attended Cwmavon Junior school

In later years he married Dorothy Evans and they had three children.

He played for Chepstow,Cwmavon, Aberavon, Neath, Cardiff, Newport & Crawyshaws.

A scrum half, he was capped 7 times for Wales 1959 -1962 and scored a try against Ireland in March 1959.   

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1963/1964 33 23 3 7 6 4 2 2 38  
  1964/1965 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 3  
  Total 36 25 3 8 6 4 2 3 41  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  14/09/1963 London Welsh FH 1 0 0 0 3 L 11 - 14  
  18/09/1963 Penarth FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 6  
  21/09/1963 Coventry FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  25/09/1963 Pontypool FH 0 1 0 0 2 W 23 - 6  
  28/09/1963 Aberavon FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  02/10/1963 Penarth FH 1 2 1 0 10 W 31 - 12  
  05/10/1963 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  09/10/1963 Mid District FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 5  
  12/10/1963 Northampton Saints FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 6  
  26/10/1963 Cambridge University FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 11  
  28/10/1963 Scarlets FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  02/11/1963 Oxford University FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  09/11/1963 Newport FH 0 0 0 1 3 W 3 - 0  
  23/11/1963 New Zealand FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  30/11/1963 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 17  
  14/12/1963 Harlequins FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  26/12/1963 Welsh Academicals FH 0 0 0 1 3 W 24 - 3  
  28/12/1963 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 1 0 0 2 W 14 - 3  
  04/01/1964 Newbridge FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  11/01/1964 Coventry FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 6  
  18/01/1964 London Welsh FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  25/01/1964 Aberavon FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 10 - 3  
  08/02/1964 Bristol Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  17/02/1964 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  06/03/1964 Ebbw Vale FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  14/03/1964 Maesteg FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  28/03/1964 Barbarians FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 3  
  31/03/1964 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  07/04/1964 Royal Navy FH 1 0 1 0 6 W 22 - 6  
  11/04/1964 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 6  
  15/04/1964 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  18/04/1964 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  29/04/1964 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  10/10/1964 Northampton Saints FH 0 0 0 1 3 W 8 - 6  
  12/10/1964 Aberavon FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  24/10/1964 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 13  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 7 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 3  
Clubs: - Aberavon - Cardiff - Chepstow - Cwmavon - Newport -
Education: - Cwmavon Junior School -
Honours: - Wales -

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