Meirion Roberts

Meirion Roberts

Position: Centre

Date Of Birth 11/09/1934 (83)
Place Of Birth Abergwyngregin
Height 180cm / 5' 11"
Weight 82kg / 12st 12lbs

 

Hugh Meirion Roberts played for London Welsh and Cardiff RFC.  He represented the Barbarians against South Africa in 1960/61. Gained 8 caps for Wales making his debut against South Africa at Cardiff in December 1960.

Roberts played 225 games for Cardiff RFC between 1958/59 and 1965/66 scoring 58 tries. He was captain in the 1964/65 season.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1958/1959 27 14 5 8 5 0 0 0 15  
  1959/1960 31 20 6 5 11 0 0 0 33  
  1960/1961 31 23 3 5 4 0 0 0 12  
  1961/1962 18 13 1 4 6 0 0 0 18  
  1962/1963 37 23 5 9 11 0 0 0 33  
  1963/1964 35 25 2 8 7 0 0 0 21  
  1964/1965 41 27 3 11 11 0 0 0 33  
  1965/1966 6 5 1 0 1 0 0 0 3  
  Total 226 150 26 50 56 0 0 0 168  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  11/09/1958 Group Captains Walker's XV CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 17  
  13/09/1958 Halifax CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 28 - 3  
  18/09/1958 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  20/09/1958 Coventry CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 13 - 13  
  24/09/1958 Penarth CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 8  
  27/09/1958 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 15  
  01/10/1958 Penarth CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 0  
  04/10/1958 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 11  
  18/10/1958 Cambridge University CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 22  
  22/10/1958 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 5  
  25/10/1958 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 11  
  01/11/1958 Oxford University CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 11  
  08/11/1958 Newport CE 1 0 0 0 3 L 8 - 9  
  15/11/1958 Wasps CE 1 0 0 0 3 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 CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  26/12/1958 Wasps CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  30/03/1959 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  06/04/1959 Camborne CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  07/04/1959 St Ives CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  11/04/1959 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  15/04/1959 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  18/04/1959 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  22/04/1959 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 18  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/09/1959 Cardiff & District CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 11  
  05/09/1959 Ebbw Vale CE 2 0 0 0 6 W 19 - 5  
  09/09/1959 Bridgend Ravens CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 3  
  12/09/1959 London Welsh CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 6  
  17/09/1959 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  19/09/1959 Coventry CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  23/09/1959 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 9  
  26/09/1959 Aberavon CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 9  
  03/10/1959 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  10/10/1959 Northampton Saints CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  17/10/1959 Bective Rangers CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 9 - 9  
  14/11/1959 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 12  
  21/11/1959 Wasps CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 11  
  28/11/1959 Scarlets CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 5  
  05/12/1959 Swansea CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 18 - 12  
  12/12/1959 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 5  
  19/12/1959 Rosslyn Park CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  26/12/1959 Wasps CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  28/12/1959 Watsonians CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 0  
  09/01/1960 Bristol Rugby CE 1 0 0 0 3 D 6 - 6  
  16/01/1960 London Welsh CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 0  
  23/01/1960 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  30/01/1960 Bristol Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 5  
  13/02/1960 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  20/02/1960 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  27/02/1960 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 11  
  05/03/1960 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  12/03/1960 Cheltenham CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 0  
  09/04/1960 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 10  
  16/04/1960 Barbarians CE 2 0 0 0 6 D 10 - 10  
  18/04/1960 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 6  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1960 Cardiff & District CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 34 - 3  
  03/09/1960 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  07/09/1960 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  10/09/1960 London Welsh CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 0  
  14/09/1960 Penarth CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  17/09/1960 Coventry CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 13  
  21/09/1960 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  24/09/1960 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  05/10/1960 Penarth CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 6  
  08/10/1960 Northampton Saints CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  15/10/1960 Cambridge University CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 9  
  22/10/1960 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  29/10/1960 South Africa CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 13  
  12/11/1960 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  10/12/1960 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  14/12/1960 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  24/12/1960 Bristol Rugby CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 21 - 9  
  26/12/1960 Wasps CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 3  
  31/12/1960 Neath CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 0  
  07/01/1961 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  14/01/1961 Bristol Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  28/01/1961 Bective Rangers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  18/02/1961 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 3  
  04/03/1961 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 9  
  18/03/1961 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  01/04/1961 Barbarians CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 10  
  03/04/1961 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  15/04/1961 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  20/04/1961 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  26/04/1961 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 11  
  03/05/1961 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/09/1961 Mid District Rhondda XV CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 8  
  06/09/1961 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 0  
  09/09/1961 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  16/09/1961 Coventry CE 1 0 0 0 3 L 5 - 20  
  20/09/1961 Gloucester Rugby CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 10 - 6  
  28/10/1961 Cambridge University CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 18  
  18/11/1961 Wasps CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  13/01/1962 Coventry CE 2 0 0 0 6 W 10 - 3  
  20/01/1962 London Welsh CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 13  
  09/02/1962 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  17/02/1962 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  24/02/1962 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  03/03/1962 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  10/03/1962 Birkenhead Park CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  07/04/1962 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  12/04/1962 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 16  
  18/04/1962 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  21/04/1962 Barbarians CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 10 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1962 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 9  
  08/09/1962 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 16  
  12/09/1962 Penarth CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  15/09/1962 Coventry CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 25 - 3  
  20/09/1962 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  22/09/1962 London Welsh CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 0  
  26/09/1962 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  29/09/1962 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  06/10/1962 Newport CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 0  
  13/10/1962 Northampton Saints CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  20/10/1962 Cambridge University CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  27/10/1962 Bective Rangers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 14  
  10/11/1962 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  17/11/1962 Wasps CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 0  
  24/11/1962 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 8 - 8  
  01/12/1962 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  15/12/1962 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  22/12/1962 Bristol Rugby CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 8  
  26/12/1962 Wasps CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 5  
  27/12/1962 Watsonians CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 5  
  29/12/1962 Gloucester Rugby CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 0  
  09/02/1963 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  22/02/1963 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  02/03/1963 Newport CE 1 0 0 0 3 L 5 - 6  
  16/03/1963 Swansea CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 9  
  23/03/1963 London Welsh CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 8  
  27/03/1963 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 8 - 8  
  06/04/1963 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  10/04/1963 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  13/04/1963 Barbarians CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 12  
  15/04/1963 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  17/04/1963 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  20/04/1963 Penzance & Newlyn CE 2 0 0 0 6 W 13 - 5  
  22/04/1963 Camborne CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 8  
  23/04/1963 Penryn CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 39 - 0  
  01/05/1963 Cross Keys CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  07/05/1963 Glamorgan Wanderers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  07/09/1963 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  11/09/1963 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  14/09/1963 London Welsh CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 14  
  18/09/1963 Penarth CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 24 - 6  
  21/09/1963 Coventry CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  28/09/1963 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  02/10/1963 Penarth CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 31 - 12  
  05/10/1963 Newport CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 6  
  12/10/1963 Northampton Saints CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 6  
  26/10/1963 Cambridge University CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 11  
  09/11/1963 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  16/11/1963 Wasps CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 3  
  23/11/1963 New Zealand CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  30/11/1963 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 17  
  07/12/1963 Swansea CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 8  
  27/12/1963 Watsonians CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 6  
  28/12/1963 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  04/01/1964 Newbridge CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  11/01/1964 Coventry CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 6  
  17/02/1964 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  22/02/1964 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 3  
  29/02/1964 Bristol Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 5  
  06/03/1964 Ebbw Vale CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 3  
  14/03/1964 Maesteg CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  28/03/1964 Barbarians CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 3  
  30/03/1964 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  31/03/1964 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  04/04/1964 Torquay CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  06/04/1964 Newton Abbot CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 3  
  07/04/1964 Royal Navy CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 6  
  11/04/1964 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 6  
  15/04/1964 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  18/04/1964 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  23/04/1964 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 3  
  29/04/1964 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/09/1964 Cardiff & District CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 52 - 0  
  05/09/1964 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  09/09/1964 Bristol Rugby CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 23 - 3  
  12/09/1964 London Welsh CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 48 - 6  
  15/09/1964 Penarth CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 3  
  30/09/1964 Penarth CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  03/10/1964 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 10  
  07/10/1964 Barbarians CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 12  
  10/10/1964 Northampton Saints CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  12/10/1964 Aberavon CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 3 - 0  
  17/10/1964 Cambridge University CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 11  
  24/10/1964 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 13  
  31/10/1964 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  02/11/1964 Maesteg CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 24 - 9  
  07/11/1964 Oxford University CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 0  
  11/11/1964 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  14/11/1964 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 15  
  21/11/1964 Wasps CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  28/11/1964 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  02/12/1964 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  12/12/1964 Harlequins CE 2 0 0 0 6 L 11 - 13  
  19/12/1964 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  26/12/1964 Liverpool CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 9  
  09/01/1965 Coventry CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  20/01/1965 Royal Navy CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 27 - 11  
  23/01/1965 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  30/01/1965 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 3  
  02/02/1965 Cross Keys CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 29 - 8  
  13/02/1965 Bristol Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 16  
  20/02/1965 Newport CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  26/02/1965 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  09/03/1965 Swansea CE 1 0 0 0 3 L 8 - 12  
  18/03/1965 St Luke's College, Exeter CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  27/03/1965 London Welsh CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 21 - 6  
  01/04/1965 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 8  
  03/04/1965 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 23  
  07/04/1965 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  10/04/1965 Abertillery CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 0  
  14/04/1965 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 9  
  24/04/1965 Liverpool CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 20  
  26/04/1965 Waterloo CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1965 Cardiff & District CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 28 - 5  
  04/09/1965 Penarth CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 41 - 3  
  08/09/1965 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  11/09/1965 Old Rugby Roma CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  15/09/1965 Bristol Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  18/09/1965 Coventry CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 9  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 8 3 0 5 0 0 0 0 0  
Clubs: - London Welsh - Cardiff -
Education: - Cardiff High School -
Invitational: - Barbarians -
Honours: - Wales -

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