Mike Griffiths

Mike Griffiths

Position: Prop

Date Of Birth 18/03/1962 (55)
Place Of Birth Tonypandy
Height 180cm / 5' 11"
Weight 106kg / 16st 9lbs

Michael Griffiths joined Cardiff RFC from Bridgend in 1989 having toured with the British Lions. He started life as a footballer before turning to rugby. Mike also played for Ystrad Rhondda, Bridgend, London Wasps and Pontypridd.

He gained 35 Welsh caps between 1988 and 1998 and represented Wales "A", Wales "B", Barbarians and the British Lions. Currently coaching Ystrad Rhondda RFC.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1989/1990 11 5 1 5 0 0 0 0 0  
  1990/1991 20 13 1 6 0 0 0 0 0  
  1991/1992 21 7 1 13 0 0 0 0 0  
  1992/1993 13 11 0 2 0 0 0 0 0  
  1993/1994 21 15 0 6 1 0 0 0 5  
  1994/1995 20 16 0 4 0 0 0 0 0  
  1995/1996 24 19 1 4 0 0 0 0 0  
  1998/1999 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 131 87 4 40 1 0 0 0 5  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  26/12/1989 Pontypridd PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 6  
  30/12/1989 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 31 - 43  
  13/01/1990 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 10  
  24/02/1990 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 22  
  02/03/1990 Maesteg PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 9  
  10/03/1990 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 25 - 25  
  14/03/1990 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 15  
  17/03/1990 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 26 - 34  
  31/03/1990 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 27  
  07/04/1990 Nottingham PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 47 - 18  
  14/04/1990 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 13  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  17/08/1990 Diok PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 73 - 3  
  19/08/1990 CSA Steaua Bucuresti PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 14  
  01/09/1990 Bristol Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 15  
  08/09/1990 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 9  
  15/09/1990 Bath Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 23 - 45  
  22/09/1990 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 13  
  29/09/1990 Newbridge PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 11  
  20/10/1990 Pontypridd PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 20  
  15/12/1990 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 23  
  05/01/1991 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 7  
  12/01/1991 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 15 - 15  
  26/01/1991 South Wales Police PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 0  
  23/02/1991 Blackwood PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 58 - 3  
  09/03/1991 Abertillery PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 6  
  16/03/1991 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 16  
  23/03/1991 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 43 - 0  
  26/03/1991 Pontypridd PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 7  
  30/03/1991 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 25 - 42  
  13/04/1991 Glamorgan Wanderers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 42 - 15  
  20/04/1991 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 36  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/11/1991 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  16/11/1991 Newbridge PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  23/11/1991 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 28  
  30/11/1991 Pontypridd PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 12  
  07/12/1991 Maesteg PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 6  
  14/12/1991 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 22 - 28  
  21/12/1991 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 12  
  04/01/1992 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 24  
  11/01/1992 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  26/01/1992 Pencoed PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 58 - 10  
  05/02/1992 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 36  
  08/02/1992 Saracens PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 12  
  15/02/1992 Newbridge PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 16  
  22/02/1992 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 12  
  29/02/1992 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 18  
  11/04/1992 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 22  
  18/04/1992 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 25 - 26  
  21/04/1992 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 13  
  25/04/1992 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 16  
  02/05/1992 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 8  
  09/05/1992 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 23  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  05/09/1992 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  26/09/1992 Maesteg PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 11  
  03/10/1992 South Wales Police PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 65 - 8  
  10/10/1992 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 20  
  17/10/1992 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 20  
  24/10/1992 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 24  
  31/10/1992 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 39 - 7  
  14/11/1992 Newbridge PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 12  
  28/11/1992 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 39 - 3  
  05/12/1992 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  12/12/1992 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 46 - 12  
  19/12/1992 Maesteg PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 55 - 3  
  10/04/1993 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 34 - 36  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  04/08/1993 Sydney PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 16  
  11/08/1993 Queensland PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 17  
  01/09/1993 Tonyrefail PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 15  
  07/09/1993 Pontypridd PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 17  
  11/09/1993 Newbridge PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 0  
  25/09/1993 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 61 - 21  
  02/10/1993 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 15  
  23/10/1993 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  30/10/1993 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 78 - 0  
  06/11/1993 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 3  
  20/11/1993 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 22  
  27/11/1993 Aberavon Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 3  
  01/12/1993 Pontypridd PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 15  
  18/12/1993 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 6  
  03/01/1994 Cross Keys PR 1 0 0 0 5 W 72 - 14  
  12/02/1994 Cambridge University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 40 - 13  
  26/02/1994 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  26/03/1994 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 16  
  02/04/1994 South Wales Police PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 13  
  16/04/1994 Pontypridd PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  07/05/1994 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 8  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  27/08/1994 Bridgend Ravens Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 50 - 20  
  03/09/1994 Pontypridd PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  08/09/1994 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 9  
  10/09/1994 Pontypool Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 16  
  24/09/1994 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 17  
  15/10/1994 Treorchy PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 15  
  22/10/1994 South Africa PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  05/11/1994 Abertillery PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 50 - 13  
  12/11/1994 Dunvant PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 10  
  19/11/1994 Newbridge Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 45 - 8  
  03/12/1994 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 6  
  10/12/1994 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 10  
  24/12/1994 Pontypridd PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 23  
  07/01/1995 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  28/01/1995 Pyle PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 7  
  08/02/1995 Treorchy PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 11  
  25/03/1995 Old Penarthians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 45 - 9  
  08/04/1995 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 72 - 3  
  13/04/1995 Newbridge PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 8  
  22/04/1995 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 16  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/09/1995 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 28  
  16/09/1995 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  04/10/1995 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 19 - 32  
  07/10/1995 Treorchy PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 67 - 3  
  14/10/1995 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 10  
  21/10/1995 Abertillery PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 60 - 19  
  04/11/1995 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 57 - 9  
  10/11/1995 Cambridge University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 15  
  18/11/1995 Newbridge PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 18  
  25/11/1995 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 18 - 22  
  02/12/1995 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 18 - 19  
  23/12/1995 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 8  
  13/01/1996 Treorchy PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 19  
  20/01/1996 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 62 - 6  
  03/02/1996 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 64 - 15  
  10/02/1996 Newbridge PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 45 - 15  
  13/02/1996 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 10  
  12/03/1996 Bristol Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 22  
  30/03/1996 Abertillery Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 95 - 25  
  08/04/1996 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 41 - 13  
  13/04/1996 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 59 - 0  
  20/04/1996 Newbridge Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 78 - 7  
  10/05/1996 Pontypridd Rep 0 0 0 0 0 D 27 - 27  
  14/05/1996 Scarlets Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 65 - 13  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  15/11/1998 Gloucester Rugby Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 9  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 35 12 1 22 0 0 0 0 0  
Clubs: - Wasps - Bridgend Ravens - Cardiff - Pontypridd - Ystrad Rhondda -
Education: - Blaenclydach Comprehensive School -
Invitational: - Barbarians -
Honours: - British and Irish Lions - Wales - Wales A - Wales B -

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