Richard Smith

Richard Smith

Position: Scrumhalf

Date Of Birth 06/06/1973 (44)
Place Of Birth Panteg
Height 178cm / 5' 10"
Weight 83kg / 13st 1lbs

Richard Smith joined Cardiff in 2002, making his debut as a half time replacement against Bourgoin. He immediately proved to be an astute acquisition for the squad ,playing 25 times in his his captain to qualify for his club cap.

He played 41 games for the Blue and Blacks from 2002 until 2005 scoring seven tries.
Richard suffered a serious neck injury which ruled him out of most of 2003/04 season but he never complained and fought back. Richard gained his international cap when he led Wales on a development tour to Canada in 2000.
 

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  2002/2003 25 15 0 10 6 0 0 0 30  
  2004/2005 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 26 16 0 10 6 0 0 0 30  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  17/08/2002 CS Bourgoin-Jallieu Rugby Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 14  
  24/08/2002 Bath Rugby SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 10  
  31/08/2002 Glasgow Warriors Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 35 - 44  
  06/09/2002 Connacht SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 22 - 23  
  13/09/2002 Border Reivers Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 15  
  28/09/2002 Newport SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 25  
  05/10/2002 Bridgend Ravens Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 12  
  12/10/2002 Biarritz Olympique PB Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 26  
  18/10/2002 Ulster SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 25  
  07/12/2002 Northampton Saints Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 25  
  15/12/2002 Northampton Saints SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 31  
  21/12/2002 Pontypridd SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 12  
  04/01/2003 Neath SH 1 0 0 0 5 L 10 - 32  
  18/01/2003 Biarritz Olympique PB Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 25 - 75  
  24/01/2003 Swansea SH 1 0 0 0 5 W 32 - 19  
  08/02/2003 Bonymaen SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 41 - 16  
  12/04/2003 Swansea SH 2 0 0 0 10 W 44 - 22  
  19/04/2003 Scarlets Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 44  
  22/04/2003 Ebbw Vale SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 24  
  25/04/2003 Newport SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 39 - 17  
  02/05/2003 Caerphilly SH 1 0 0 0 5 W 38 - 8  
  10/05/2003 Caerphilly Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 48 - 32  
  23/05/2003 Scarlets SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 27  
  27/05/2003 Bridgend Ravens SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 13  
  30/05/2003 Pontypridd SH 1 0 0 0 5 W 30 - 21  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  23/02/2005 Aberavon SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 3  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  

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