Paul Evans

Paul Evans

Position: Centre

Paul Evans played for Newport, Cardiff and Newbridge and also represented Monmouthshire.
Having joined Newport in 1967 as a 19 year old direct from Cardiff College of Education he played at Rodney Parade until joining Cardiff in 1973 – 74. Although originally a centre he also played outside half and partnered Gareth Edwards against his former club, Newport, in the 1977 Welsh Cup Final which Cardiff lost.

On leaving Cardiff he joined Newbridge where he was captain and then coach in 1982 - 83. He was to later move on to coach Newport 1993 – 94, Wales U21s and East Wales.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1973/1974 42 31 2 9 15 0 0 0 60  
  1974/1975 42 26 1 15 7 0 0 1 31  
  1975/1976 35 24 2 9 7 0 0 0 28  
  1976/1977 29 18 1 10 7 0 0 0 28  
  1977/1978 6 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 154 104 6 44 36 0 0 1 147  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1973 Cognac CE 2 0 0 0 8 W 56 - 0  
  05/09/1973 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 8 - 8  
  08/09/1973 Blackheath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 9  
  12/09/1973 Bristol Bears CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 3  
  15/09/1973 Coventry CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 20  
  19/09/1973 Pontypool CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 27 - 9  
  22/09/1973 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 7  
  29/09/1973 Aberavon CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 18 - 6  
  05/10/1973 Newport CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 16 - 6  
  10/10/1973 New South Wales CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 44 - 6  
  13/10/1973 Northampton Saints CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 0  
  16/10/1973 Ebbw Vale CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 13 - 3  
  20/10/1973 Cambridge University CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 17 - 3  
  24/10/1973 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 14  
  27/10/1973 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 19  
  31/10/1973 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 13  
  03/11/1973 Oxford University CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 8  
  07/11/1973 Newport CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 38 - 14  
  11/11/1973 Province D' Auvergne CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 10 - 10  
  17/11/1973 Hendy CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 16  
  15/12/1973 London Welsh CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 21 - 9  
  22/12/1973 Moseley WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 21  
  26/12/1973 Pontypridd CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 6  
  29/12/1973 Abertillery CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 7  
  01/01/1974 Bridgend Ravens CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 21 - 18  
  12/01/1974 Coventry CE 2 0 0 0 8 W 36 - 13  
  19/01/1974 Heriot's FP CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 9  
  26/01/1974 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  01/02/1974 Bective Rangers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 7  
  09/02/1974 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  23/02/1974 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 16  
  02/03/1974 Newbridge CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 12  
  09/03/1974 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  23/03/1974 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 9  
  27/03/1974 Newport CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 12 - 4  
  30/03/1974 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 23  
  03/04/1974 Bristol Bears CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 13 - 12  
  06/04/1974 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 10  
  13/04/1974 Barbarians CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 9  
  15/04/1974 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 7  
  20/04/1974 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 14  
  22/04/1974 Maesteg CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 12  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  04/09/1974 Glamorgan Wanderers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 6  
  07/09/1974 Moseley CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 7  
  11/09/1974 Bristol Bears CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 17  
  18/09/1974 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 15  
  21/09/1974 Coventry CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 6  
  25/09/1974 Pontypridd CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 6  
  28/09/1974 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 13  
  02/10/1974 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  05/10/1974 University College Cork CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 17 - 12  
  12/10/1974 Northampton Saints CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 9  
  23/10/1974 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 1 3 W 18 - 17  
  26/10/1974 Harlequins CE 1 0 0 0 4 L 9 - 18  
  30/10/1974 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 13  
  02/11/1974 Oxford University CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 21  
  06/11/1974 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 13  
  09/11/1974 Hendy CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 6  
  13/11/1974 Penarth CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 31 - 9  
  16/11/1974 Wasps CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 6  
  23/11/1974 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 9  
  04/12/1974 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 9  
  14/12/1974 Ystradgynlais CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  21/12/1974 London Welsh CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 10  
  26/12/1974 Pontypridd CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 6  
  28/12/1974 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  01/01/1975 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 6  
  11/01/1975 Coventry CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 21  
  25/01/1975 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 7  
  01/02/1975 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 9 - 9  
  12/02/1975 Bristol Bears CE 2 0 0 0 8 W 38 - 3  
  15/02/1975 London Welsh CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 12  
  22/02/1975 Saracens CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 12  
  05/03/1975 Scarlets CE 1 0 0 0 4 L 13 - 37  
  08/03/1975 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 3  
  15/03/1975 Bective Rangers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 13  
  22/03/1975 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 7  
  29/03/1975 Barbarians CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 19  
  31/03/1975 Harlequins CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 41 - 9  
  05/04/1975 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 22  
  09/04/1975 Maesteg CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 3  
  12/04/1975 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 8  
  19/04/1975 New Brighton CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 13  
  25/04/1975 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 24  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/09/1975 Glamorgan Wanderers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 6  
  20/09/1975 Coventry CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 18 - 21  
  24/09/1975 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 6  
  04/10/1975 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 16  
  11/10/1975 Northampton Saints CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 15  
  15/10/1975 Ebbw Vale Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 13  
  18/10/1975 Cambridge University CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 12  
  22/10/1975 Pontypridd CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 15  
  25/10/1975 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 19 - 32  
  01/11/1975 Australia CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 9  
  08/11/1975 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  12/11/1975 Glamorgan Wanderers CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 41 - 6  
  15/11/1975 Wasps CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 6  
  22/11/1975 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 18  
  29/11/1975 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 7  
  02/12/1975 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  06/12/1975 Swansea CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 23 - 6  
  19/12/1975 London Welsh CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 4  
  26/12/1975 Pontypridd CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 12  
  27/12/1975 Ebbw Vale CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 43 - 10  
  01/01/1976 Gorseinon CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 68 - 13  
  10/01/1976 Coventry CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 12  
  17/01/1976 London Welsh CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 7  
  31/01/1976 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 16  
  06/02/1976 Gala CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 42 - 6  
  14/02/1976 Bath Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 9  
  25/02/1976 Bristol Bears CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 10  
  28/02/1976 Abertillery CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 27 - 9  
  03/03/1976 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 6  
  10/03/1976 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 12 - 12  
  13/03/1976 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 12  
  19/03/1976 L'Aquila Rugby 1936 CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 31 - 25  
  27/03/1976 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 17  
  10/04/1976 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  19/04/1976 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 4  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  08/09/1976 Bristol Bears CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 3  
  11/09/1976 Irish Wolfhounds CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 20  
  29/09/1976 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 14  
  13/10/1976 Bristol Bears Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 0  
  20/10/1976 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 7  
  27/10/1976 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 19  
  30/10/1976 Italy CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 54 - 22  
  03/11/1976 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 15  
  06/11/1976 Oxford University CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 50 - 16  
  04/12/1976 Swansea CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 28 - 13  
  08/12/1976 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 12  
  11/12/1976 Moseley CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 22 - 18  
  18/12/1976 Cardiff College of Education CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 42 - 16  
  27/12/1976 Crawshays CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 40 - 16  
  12/02/1977 Pontypridd CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 12  
  16/02/1977 Scarlets CE 1 0 0 0 4 L 19 - 24  
  26/02/1977 Pontypool Rep 0 0 0 0 0 D 10 - 10  
  04/03/1977 London Welsh FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 14  
  12/03/1977 Munster FH 1 0 0 0 4 W 51 - 13  
  26/03/1977 Aberavon FH 1 0 0 0 4 W 15 - 6  
  09/04/1977 Barbarians FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 26  
  11/04/1977 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 4  
  20/04/1977 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 18  
  30/04/1977 Newport FH 1 0 0 0 4 L 15 - 16  
  23/05/1977 Crimson Tide FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 29  
  31/05/1977 Fraser Valley FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 9  
  01/06/1977 Vancouver Reps CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 6  
  04/06/1977 W. Washington Territory XV FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 54 - 6  
  11/06/1977 Vancouver Presidents XV CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/09/1977 Maesteg CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 9  
  10/09/1977 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 9  
  21/09/1977 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  24/09/1977 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 13  
  01/10/1977 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 27  
  22/10/1977 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 16  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
Clubs: - Cardiff - Newbridge - Newport -
Education: - Cardiff College of Education -
Region: - Monmouthshire -

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