Gareth Cooper

Gareth Cooper

Position: Scrumhalf

Date Of Birth 07/05/1979 (38)
Place Of Birth Bridgend
Height 170cm / 5' 7"
Weight 85kg / 13st 5lbs

 
Gareth Cooper born in Bridgend started his rugby career at Pencoed RFC before moving to Bath in the West Country for four seasons.

He returned back to Wales joining the Celtic Warriors until they disbanded. He joined Newport GD in 2004 until 2007,followed by Gloucester until 2009 when he returned to Cardiff Blues
Released by the club in 2010 due to a long standing groin injury. Represented Wales Schools, U19 and U21s,Wales A and Wales.

Cooper made his full international debut for Wales in 2001 against Italy and went with the British and Irish Loins in 2005 to New Zealand but never gained a cap

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1997/1998 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  1998/1999 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  27/08/1997 Cross Keys SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 59 - 15  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  17/10/1998 London Scottish Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 38 - 15  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 46 22 0 24 9 0 0 0 45  
  British and Irish Lions 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  

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