Steve Cannon

Steve Cannon

Position: Scrumhalf

Steve was a regular in the number 9 shirt for Pontypridd during late seventies and early eighties. He joined Cardiff in 1984/85 season playing 20 games, playing against Australia in October 1984 winning 16 -12.

Steve qualified in 1980 from University of Wales Hospital, Cardiff and spent 10 years working for NHS service. He worked in various specialties including Orthopaedics, Intensive Care, and Paediatrics at this time he played rugby for
Pontypridd RFC, Pontypool RFC and Cardiff RFC. He was also team physiotherapist at Cardiff until 1990.

In 1994 he was honoured to accept the position of physio to the world famous Barbarians and travelled the world with the team until hanging up his sponge in 2006.     
 

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1983/1984 25 18 1 6 3 0 0 0 12  
  1984/1985 20 16 1 3 1 0 0 1 7  
  1985/1986 18 15 1 2 3 0 0 0 12  
  1986/1987 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 65 50 3 12 7 0 0 1 31  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  15/10/1983 Cambridge University SH 1 0 0 0 4 W 24 - 19  
  19/10/1983 Pontypool SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 9  
  26/10/1983 Maesteg SH 0 0 0 0 0 D 26 - 26  
  29/10/1983 Moseley SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 43 - 10  
  05/11/1983 Leicester Tigers SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 24 - 29  
  09/11/1983 Oxford University SH 1 0 0 0 4 W 47 - 25  
  12/11/1983 Ebbw Vale SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 16  
  19/11/1983 Senghenydd SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 43 - 3  
  26/11/1983 Scarlets SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 14  
  03/12/1983 Swansea SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 13  
  10/12/1983 London Welsh SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 43 - 20  
  17/12/1983 Treorchy SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 4  
  24/12/1983 Bridgend Ravens SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 34  
  26/12/1983 Pontypridd SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 14  
  31/12/1983 Coventry SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 46 - 10  
  07/01/1984 Moseley SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 20  
  14/01/1984 Aberavon SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 17  
  28/01/1984 Swansea SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 7  
  11/02/1984 Bristol Rugby SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 16  
  15/02/1984 Newbridge SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 9  
  17/03/1984 London Welsh SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 21  
  31/03/1984 Scarlets SH 1 0 0 0 4 W 28 - 17  
  06/04/1984 Bedford Blues SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 48 - 4  
  23/04/1984 Harlequins SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 16  
  30/04/1984 Neath SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 21  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  19/09/1984 Penarth SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 64 - 3  
  26/09/1984 Pontypridd SH 0 0 0 1 3 W 28 - 15  
  29/09/1984 Garryowen SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 6  
  24/10/1984 Australia SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 12  
  27/10/1984 Harlequins SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 15  
  31/10/1984 Newbridge SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 12  
  03/11/1984 Leicester Tigers SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 47 - 21  
  07/11/1984 Oxford University SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 13  
  10/11/1984 Ebbw Vale SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 22  
  17/11/1984 Tonyrefail SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 9  
  28/11/1984 Scarlets SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 6  
  01/12/1984 Swansea SH 0 0 0 0 0 D 13 - 13  
  19/12/1984 Bryncoch SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 0  
  29/12/1984 Coventry SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  01/01/1985 Crawshays SH 1 0 0 0 4 W 29 - 24  
  27/02/1985 South Glamorgan Institute SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 9  
  09/03/1985 Pontypool Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 24  
  15/03/1985 Bective Rangers SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 41 - 25  
  10/04/1985 South Wales Police SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 0  
  13/04/1985 Swansea Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 42 - 16  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  11/09/1985 Bristol Rugby Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 0  
  14/09/1985 Neath SH 2 0 0 0 8 W 30 - 27  
  18/09/1985 Penarth SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 6  
  02/10/1985 Pontypridd Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 3  
  09/10/1985 Bridgend Ravens SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 16  
  26/10/1985 Harlequins SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 38 - 16  
  30/10/1985 Newbridge SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 41 - 15  
  06/11/1985 Oxford University SH 1 0 0 0 4 W 44 - 7  
  08/11/1985 Ebbw Vale Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 12  
  16/11/1985 South Glamorgan Institute SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 16  
  27/11/1985 Maesteg SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 3  
  30/11/1985 South Wales Police SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 38 - 6  
  07/12/1985 Swansea SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 12  
  14/12/1985 London Welsh SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 17  
  21/12/1985 Pencoed SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 3  
  11/01/1986 Aberavon Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 24  
  04/03/1986 Scarlets SH 0 0 0 0 0 D 16 - 16  
  08/03/1986 Glamorgan Wanderers SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 12  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  18/10/1986 Wasps SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 25  
  22/10/1986 Pontypool SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 13  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
Clubs: - Cardiff - Pontypool -

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