Karl Swain

Karl Swain

Position: Wing

Date Of Birth 05/10/1956 (61)
Karl Swain, played for 18 games for Cardiff in the 1980 – 81 season. Born in Mountain Ash he played for Pontypridd Youth and Pontypridd Schools before graduating to the club's senior side in 1974, also appearing for Cross Keys. He won representative honours with Glamorgan County and the WRU Presidents XV. Following his retirement as a player, Karl went on to coach Cilfynydd.
Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1980/1981 9 8 0 1 9 0 0 0 36  
  1981/1982 9 7 1 1 3 0 0 0 12  
  Total 18 15 1 2 12 0 0 0 48  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  06/02/1981 Heriot's FP WI 1 0 0 0 4 W 26 - 8  
  11/02/1981 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  28/02/1981 Cross Keys Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 10  
  20/04/1981 Harlequins WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 13  
  28/04/1981 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 52  
  30/05/1981 Mashonaland WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 9  
  06/06/1981 Zimbabwe WI 4 0 0 0 16 W 34 - 17  
  10/06/1981 Midlands WI 4 0 0 0 16 W 49 - 9  
  13/06/1981 Zimbabwe WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 23  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/09/1981 Glamorgan Wanderers WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  05/09/1981 East District WI 1 0 0 0 4 W 40 - 6  
  09/09/1981 Bristol Bears WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 17  
  19/09/1981 Coventry WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 12 - 12  
  26/09/1981 Aberavon WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 25  
  27/10/1981 Maesteg WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 11  
  31/10/1981 Moseley WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 24  
  21/11/1981 Barry WI 2 0 0 0 8 W 45 - 6  
  27/11/1981 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 7  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
Clubs: - Cardiff - Cross Keys - Pontypridd -

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