Glyn Jones

Glyn Jones

Position: Wing

David Glyn Jones (known as Doctor Glyn at the Arms Park) played for Cardiff in the 1945 - 46 and 1946 - 47 seasons. Born in Aberdare on December 20th 1920 he was educated at Monmouth School before studying medicine at Cardiff University. Whilst playing for Cardiff he scored 28 tries in 30 games for the club as well as playing for Wales in the “Victory” internationals against France in 1945, England and Ireland - both played in 1946. When he left Cardiff he moved to Sheffield, in 1949, and then on to Glasgow in 1956.  

He passed away in Glasgow in 2008 at the age of 88.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1945/1946 27 21 2 4 28 0 0 0 84  
  1946/1947 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 29 23 2 4 28 0 0 0 84  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1945 Cardiff & District WI 4 0 0 0 12 W 43 - 3  
  08/09/1945 Leicester Tigers WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 12 - 6  
  15/09/1945 Royal Australian Armed Forces WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 28 - 3  
  22/09/1945 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 9  
  29/09/1945 Wasps WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 27 - 0  
  06/10/1945 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 17  
  13/10/1945 Gloucester Rugby WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 40 - 9  
  20/10/1945 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 6  
  27/10/1945 Scarlets WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 35 - 3  
  03/11/1945 New Zealand Services WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 14 - 3  
  10/11/1945 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 6  
  17/11/1945 Coventry WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 16 - 3  
  24/11/1945 Pontypool WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 25 - 0  
  08/12/1945 Bristol Bears WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 20 - 5  
  15/12/1945 Harlequins WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 3  
  26/12/1945 New Zealand Army WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  29/12/1945 Bristol Bears WI 1 0 0 0 3 D 3 - 3  
  31/12/1945 Stade Nantais Université Club WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 29 - 8  
  01/01/1946 US Cognacaise WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 18 - 19  
  12/01/1946 London Welsh WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 19 - 6  
  26/01/1946 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  09/02/1946 Gloucester Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 18 - 3  
  16/02/1946 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 7  
  02/03/1946 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  16/03/1946 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  02/04/1946 Redruth WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  27/04/1946 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/09/1946 Cardiff & District WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 3  
  07/09/1946 Plymouth Albion WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
Clubs: - Cardiff -
Honours: - Wales -

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