Keri Jones

Keri Jones

Position: Wing

Date Of Birth 13/01/1945 (72)
Place Of Birth Neath
Height 173cm / 5' 8"
Weight 73kg / 11st 6lbs
Educated at Ystalyfera G S, W K (Keri) Jones played rugby for Neath and Cardiff College of Education before joining Cardiff. After two games for the Blue & Blacks he took a sabbatical from rugby to concentrate on athletics, winning a place in the Welsh Commonwealth Games team to Jamaica in 1966 running in the 100yds, 220yds and sprint relay races. He returned to rugby the following season playing a further 58 games and scoring 30 tries. He represented wales on the wing in five internationals during the 1967-8 season.
Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1965/1966 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 3  
  1966/1967 35 24 2 9 23 1 0 0 71  
  1967/1968 23 17 1 5 7 0 0 0 21  
  Total 60 43 3 14 31 1 0 0 95  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  12/03/1966 Glamorgan Wanderers WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 3  
  15/03/1966 Ebbw Vale WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 42 - 8  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1966 Cardiff & District WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 35 - 0  
  03/09/1966 West Germany WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 41 - 3  
  07/09/1966 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 3  
  10/09/1966 London Welsh WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 5  
  14/09/1966 Bristol Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 11  
  26/10/1966 Ebbw Vale WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 11  
  29/10/1966 Bristol Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  05/11/1966 Australia WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 8  
  09/11/1966 Oxford University WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 8  
  14/11/1966 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  19/11/1966 Wasps WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 5  
  26/11/1966 Scarlets WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 14  
  02/12/1966 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 12  
  07/12/1966 Cross Keys WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 6  
  10/12/1966 Harlequins WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 0  
  17/12/1966 Neath WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 6  
  26/12/1966 Liverpool WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 6  
  27/12/1966 UAU WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 21 - 0  
  31/12/1966 London Welsh WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  11/01/1967 Aberavon WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 12  
  14/01/1967 Coventry WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 12  
  06/02/1967 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  11/02/1967 Bristol Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 23 - 21  
  18/02/1967 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 17  
  25/02/1967 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  01/03/1967 Bridgend Ravens WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 8 - 21  
  04/03/1967 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  18/03/1967 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 13  
  25/03/1967 Barbarians WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 11 - 5  
  05/04/1967 Penarth WI 2 1 0 0 8 W 28 - 5  
  22/04/1967 Torquay WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 8  
  10/05/1967 North West Cape WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 23 - 12  
  13/05/1967 Eastern Province Kings WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 34 - 9  
  17/05/1967 Southern Universities WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 14  
  20/05/1967 Northern Transvaal WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 25  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/09/1967 Headingley WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 6  
  06/09/1967 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  09/09/1967 London Welsh WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 12  
  11/10/1967 Bridgend Ravens WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  14/10/1967 Northampton Saints WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  18/10/1967 Cooptimists WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 29 - 6  
  21/10/1967 Torquay WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 20 - 12  
  25/10/1967 Newport WI 1 0 0 0 3 D 8 - 8  
  15/11/1967 Ebbw Vale WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  18/11/1967 Wasps WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 9  
  22/11/1967 Bridgend Ravens WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 0  
  25/11/1967 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  29/11/1967 Cambridge University WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 16 - 9  
  02/12/1967 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  23/12/1967 Welsh Academicals WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 3  
  27/01/1968 Aberavon WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 3  
  17/02/1968 Newport WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 3  
  24/02/1968 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  02/03/1968 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 3  
  16/03/1968 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 12  
  03/04/1968 Coventry WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  06/04/1968 Newbridge WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 13  
  13/04/1968 Barbarians WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 11  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 5 1 1 3 2 0 0 0 6  
Clubs: - Cardiff - Neath - Wigan Warriors -
Education: - Cardiff and Vale College - Ystalyfera Grammar School -
Invitational: - Barbarians -
Honours: - British and Irish Lions - East Wales - Wales -

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