Robin Sowden-Taylor

Robin Sowden-Taylor

Position: Back Row

Date Of Birth 09/06/1982 (36)
Place Of Birth Cardiff
Height 185cm / 6' 1"
Weight 97kg / 15st 3lbs

Robin Sowden-Taylor was born in Cardiff in 1982 and played for Cardiff/Cardiff Blues from 2000 until 2010. After being released by the Cardiff Blues he joined the Newport Gwent Dragons until he retired from the game in January 2011. Robin represented Wales U16s, Wales U19s Wales U21s and Wales 7s. as well as gaining eight senior caps, making his debut against Italy in 2005. After retiring from playing he became a fitness and conditioning coach and joined the Cardiff Blues back room staff.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  2000/2001 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 5  
  2001/2002 12 8 0 4 0 0 0 0 0  
  2002/2003 19 11 1 7 0 0 0 0 0  
  2003/2004 12 7 0 5 3 0 0 0 15  
  2004/2005 3 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 5  
  2009/2010 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 49 30 1 18 5 0 0 0 25  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  28/04/2001 Cross Keys Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 57 - 0  
  10/05/2001 Caerphilly Rep 1 0 0 0 5 W 43 - 20  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  18/08/2001 Connacht FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  01/09/2001 Caerphilly Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 49 - 15  
  15/09/2001 Munster Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 51  
  22/09/2001 Swansea Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 13  
  09/03/2002 Ebbw Vale FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 16  
  29/03/2002 Newport Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 14  
  17/04/2002 Caerphilly FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 16  
  26/04/2002 Newport Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 14  
  30/04/2002 Glasgow Warriors FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 19  
  04/05/2002 Swansea Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 24  
  07/05/2002 Bridgend Ravens FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 47 - 27  
  10/05/2002 Scarlets Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 25 - 28  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  17/08/2002 CS Bourgoin-Jallieu Rugby Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 14  
  24/08/2002 Bath Rugby Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 10  
  31/08/2002 Glasgow Warriors Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 35 - 44  
  15/12/2002 Northampton Saints FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 31  
  01/01/2003 Newport FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 31  
  18/01/2003 Biarritz Olympique PB Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 25 - 75  
  24/01/2003 Swansea Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 19  
  08/02/2003 Bonymaen FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 41 - 16  
  28/02/2003 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 20 - 20  
  12/03/2003 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 24 - 39  
  05/04/2003 Pontypridd FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 18  
  12/04/2003 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 44 - 22  
  19/04/2003 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 44  
  22/04/2003 Ebbw Vale FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 24  
  10/05/2003 Caerphilly FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 48 - 32  
  16/05/2003 Bridgend Ravens FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 35  
  23/05/2003 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 27  
  27/05/2003 Bridgend Ravens FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 13  
  30/05/2003 Pontypridd FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 21  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  17/09/2003 Bridgend Ravens FL 1 0 0 0 5 L 26 - 35  
  20/09/2003 Llandovery N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 43 - 13  
  15/11/2003 Caerphilly FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 45 - 3  
  22/11/2003 Bedwas FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 21  
  29/11/2003 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 34  
  20/12/2003 Llandovery FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 31  
  10/01/2004 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 10  
  24/01/2004 Carmarthen Quins FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 7  
  08/04/2004 Newbridge FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 33  
  10/04/2004 Caerphilly FL 1 0 0 0 5 L 25 - 27  
  24/04/2004 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 27  
  01/05/2004 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 9  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  15/09/2004 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 23  
  29/09/2004 Llanelli FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 21  
  30/12/2004 Cross Keys FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 44 - 13  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  27/02/2010 Rotherham Titans FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 27  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 8 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0  
Clubs: - Cardiff - Glamorgan Wanderers - Newport -
Education: - New College, Cardiff -
Region: - Cardiff Blues - Dragons -
Honours: - Wales - Wales 7s - Wales U16 - Wales U19 - Wales U21 -

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