Glyn John

Glyn John

Position: Centre

Born 22/02/1932
Died 07/06/1983
Place Of Birth Neath

Glyndwr John born in Neath 1932,played for Cardiff 1955/56 - 1959/60 in 128 games.

He played for Wales Schools and gained two Senior caps for Wales.He made his Welsh debut against England in 1954 and his only other cap was against France in the same year.

Glyndwr passed away in 1983 aged 51.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1955/1956 21 15 0 6 3 0 0 0 9  
  1956/1957 42 33 2 7 18 0 0 0 54  
  1957/1958 39 27 6 6 13 0 0 0 39  
  1958/1959 22 13 4 5 12 0 0 0 36  
  1959/1960 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 6  
  Total 126 90 12 24 48 0 0 0 144  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1955 Cardiff & District CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 29 - 0  
  03/09/1955 Birkenhead Park CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 11  
  07/09/1955 Romania CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  01/10/1955 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 16  
  08/10/1955 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  15/10/1955 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 9  
  22/10/1955 Cambridge University FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 12  
  29/10/1955 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  05/11/1955 Oxford University FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 23  
  12/11/1955 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 13  
  19/11/1955 Wasps FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 9  
  26/11/1955 Blackheath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 3  
  03/12/1955 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  27/12/1955 Watsonians CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 9  
  31/12/1955 Stade Nantais Université Club CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 9  
  01/01/1956 Paris University CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  07/01/1956 Moseley CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 12  
  21/01/1956 Bath Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  02/04/1956 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 11  
  07/04/1956 Plymouth Albion CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  11/04/1956 Newton Abbot CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 29 - 6  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  08/09/1956 Penarth FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 26 - 5  
  15/09/1956 Coventry FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 3  
  17/09/1956 Leicester Tigers WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 18 - 9  
  22/09/1956 Aberavon WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  29/09/1956 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 13  
  03/10/1956 Italy WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 3  
  06/10/1956 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  10/10/1956 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 24 - 6  
  13/10/1956 Halifax WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 36 - 14  
  15/10/1956 Bective Rangers WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  20/10/1956 Cambridge University WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 9  
  27/10/1956 Neath WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 17 - 6  
  03/11/1956 Oxford University WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  10/11/1956 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  17/11/1956 Wasps WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 5  
  24/11/1956 Blackheath WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 6  
  01/12/1956 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  08/12/1956 Harlequins WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 17  
  15/12/1956 Rosslyn Park WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  26/12/1956 Wasps WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 0  
  29/12/1956 Ebbw Vale WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  01/01/1957 Watsonians WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 12 - 8  
  05/01/1957 Moseley WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 13  
  09/01/1957 South African Universities WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 8  
  19/01/1957 Bath Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 16  
  26/01/1957 Aberavon FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  02/02/1957 Cheltenham WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  09/02/1957 London Welsh WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 5  
  16/02/1957 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  23/02/1957 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  02/03/1957 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 10  
  09/03/1957 Cheltenham WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  16/03/1957 Coventry WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 24 - 5  
  23/03/1957 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  28/03/1957 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 5  
  30/03/1957 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  03/04/1957 Penarth WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  10/04/1957 Bridgend Ravens WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  13/04/1957 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  27/04/1957 Penzance & Newlyn WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 0  
  29/04/1957 Camborne WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  30/04/1957 St Ives WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 20 - 11  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  04/09/1957 Cardiff & District WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 33 - 3  
  07/09/1957 Auvergne WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  11/09/1957 Group Captains Walker's XV WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  14/09/1957 Bective Rangers WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  19/09/1957 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  21/09/1957 Neath WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 0  
  25/09/1957 Ebbw Vale WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  28/09/1957 Aberavon WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 17 - 8  
  03/10/1957 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  05/10/1957 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  09/10/1957 Penarth FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 3  
  12/10/1957 Northampton Saints WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  19/10/1957 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  26/10/1957 Cambridge University WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 10  
  02/11/1957 Oxford University WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  09/11/1957 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  16/11/1957 Wasps WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  23/11/1957 Gloucester Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 12 - 0  
  30/11/1957 Bristol Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 18 - 6  
  14/12/1957 Australia WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 11  
  28/12/1957 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  04/01/1958 Moseley CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  11/01/1958 Bristol Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 9  
  18/01/1958 London Welsh CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  08/02/1958 Aberavon WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 9  
  15/02/1958 Cheltenham WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 30 - 0  
  01/03/1958 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  08/03/1958 Bridgend Ravens WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 0  
  15/03/1958 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 14  
  19/03/1958 Penarth WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 3  
  22/03/1958 Coventry CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  27/03/1958 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  05/04/1958 Barbarians WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  07/04/1958 Harlequins WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  12/04/1958 Penzance & Newlyn WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  15/04/1958 St Ives WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  19/04/1958 Bath Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 0  
  23/04/1958 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 5 - 5  
  30/04/1958 Pontypool WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 8 - 14  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  06/09/1958 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  11/09/1958 Group Captains Walker's XV WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 17  
  13/09/1958 Halifax WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 28 - 3  
  18/09/1958 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  24/09/1958 Penarth FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  01/11/1958 Oxford University CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 18 - 11  
  08/11/1958 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 9  
  15/11/1958 Wasps CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  22/11/1958 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 5  
  29/11/1958 Bristol Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  06/12/1958 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 14  
  13/12/1958 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  20/12/1958 Rosslyn Park WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 3  
  26/12/1958 Wasps WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 16 - 3  
  27/12/1958 Watsonians WI 4 0 0 0 12 W 20 - 10  
  24/01/1959 Cheltenham WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 3  
  31/01/1959 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  07/02/1959 RAF WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 5  
  14/02/1959 Aberavon WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  30/03/1959 Harlequins WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 3  
  11/04/1959 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  15/04/1959 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/09/1959 Cardiff & District WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 30 - 11  
  05/09/1959 Ebbw Vale WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 5  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
Clubs: - London Welsh - Aberavon - Cardiff - Cross Keys - Swansea - Tondu -
Education: - St Luke's College, Exeter - Garw Secondary School -
Region: - Devon -
Honours: - Wales - Wales Schools -
Services: - RAF -

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