Nigel Walker

Nigel Walker

Position: Wing

Date Of Birth 15/06/1963 (54)
Place Of Birth Cardiff
Height 180cm / 5' 11"
Weight 79kg / 12st 6lbs

Nigel Walker is a former Welsh athlete and Welsh international rugby union player.

Walker represented Great Britain and Northern Ireland at the 1984 summer Olympics in the 110 high hurdles. In 1992 he failed the make the Olympic squad and after bumping into Mark Ring he turned to Rugby Union where he played for Cardiff playing 49 games.

He made his Welsh debut in March 1993 in the 5 nations against Ireland winning 17 caps and scoring 12 tries and made his final appearance in February 1998 against England.

He is currently Head of Internal Communications at BBC Wales.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1992/1993 20 16 0 4 21 0 0 0 105  
  1993/1994 20 15 1 4 12 0 0 0 60  
  1994/1995 12 9 0 3 8 0 0 0 40  
  1995/1996 21 14 2 5 17 0 0 0 85  
  1996/1997 28 16 1 11 12 1 0 0 62  
  1997/1998 20 14 1 5 8 0 0 0 40  
  Total 121 84 5 32 78 1 0 0 392  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  05/09/1992 Aberavon WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  12/09/1992 Pontypridd WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 3  
  19/09/1992 Newbridge WI 3 0 0 0 15 W 39 - 14  
  03/10/1992 South Wales Police WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 65 - 8  
  10/10/1992 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 20  
  17/10/1992 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 20  
  24/10/1992 Pontypool WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 31 - 24  
  31/10/1992 Bridgend Ravens WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 39 - 7  
  04/11/1992 Oxford University WI 4 0 0 0 20 W 41 - 13  
  14/11/1992 Newbridge WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 12  
  20/11/1992 Glamorgan Wanderers WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 58 - 10  
  28/11/1992 Newport WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 39 - 3  
  05/12/1992 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  12/12/1992 Aberavon WI 4 0 0 0 20 W 46 - 12  
  19/12/1992 Maesteg WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 55 - 3  
  26/01/1993 Pontypridd WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  30/01/1993 South Wales Police WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 36 - 7  
  13/02/1993 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 18  
  13/03/1993 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  07/04/1993 Bridgend Ravens WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 29  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  04/08/1993 Sydney WI 1 0 0 0 5 L 8 - 16  
  08/08/1993 Canberra Royals WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 34 - 23  
  11/08/1993 Queensland WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 17  
  04/09/1993 Aberavon WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 59 - 3  
  07/09/1993 Pontypridd WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 24 - 17  
  11/09/1993 Newbridge WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 36 - 0  
  18/09/1993 Dunvant WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 55 - 3  
  02/10/1993 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 15  
  13/11/1993 Newport WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 52 - 3  
  20/11/1993 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 22  
  27/11/1993 Aberavon WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 3  
  11/12/1993 Dunvant WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  18/12/1993 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 6  
  12/02/1994 Cambridge University WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 40 - 13  
  26/02/1994 Bridgend Ravens WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  05/03/1994 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 8  
  26/03/1994 Pontypool WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 17 - 16  
  16/04/1994 Pontypridd WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  23/04/1994 Newport WI 1 0 0 0 5 D 22 - 22  
  07/05/1994 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 8  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/09/1994 Pontypridd WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  10/09/1994 Pontypool WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 29 - 16  
  16/09/1994 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 20  
  15/10/1994 Treorchy WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 15  
  22/10/1994 South Africa WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  05/11/1994 Abertillery WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 50 - 13  
  26/12/1994 Cardiff Institute of Higher Education WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 33 - 22  
  31/12/1994 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 21  
  07/01/1995 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  28/01/1995 Pyle WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 7  
  04/02/1995 Scarlets WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 30 - 26  
  15/04/1995 Barbarians WI 3 0 0 0 15 W 75 - 33  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  04/11/1995 Aberavon WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 57 - 9  
  07/11/1995 Griqualand West WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 41 - 15  
  18/11/1995 Newbridge WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 30 - 18  
  21/11/1995 Union Bordeaux-Begles WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 14 - 14  
  25/11/1995 Newport WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 18 - 22  
  28/11/1995 Ulster WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 46 - 6  
  02/12/1995 Bridgend Ravens WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 18 - 19  
  16/12/1995 Oakdale WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 26 - 7  
  07/01/1996 Stade Toulousain Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 18 - 21  
  13/01/1996 Treorchy WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 19  
  03/02/1996 London Welsh WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 64 - 15  
  10/02/1996 Newbridge WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 45 - 15  
  24/02/1996 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 20 - 9  
  12/03/1996 Bristol Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 5 L 20 - 22  
  23/03/1996 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 11  
  06/04/1996 Barbarians WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 49 - 43  
  13/04/1996 Swansea WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 59 - 0  
  20/04/1996 Newbridge WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 78 - 7  
  27/04/1996 Newport WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 29 - 19  
  10/05/1996 Pontypridd WI 2 0 0 0 10 D 27 - 27  
  14/05/1996 Scarlets WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 65 - 13  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  25/08/1996 SU Agen WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 64  
  31/08/1996 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 23 - 49  
  04/09/1996 Pontypridd WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 24  
  07/09/1996 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 30  
  21/09/1996 Newbridge WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 64 - 11  
  09/10/1996 Harlequins WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 24 - 53  
  13/10/1996 Wasps WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 24  
  16/10/1996 Munster WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 48 - 18  
  19/10/1996 Stade Toulousain WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 36  
  27/10/1996 Milan WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 41 - 19  
  09/11/1996 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 26  
  16/11/1996 Bath Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 22 - 19  
  26/11/1996 Samoa WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 29 - 53  
  09/12/1996 South Africa A WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 40  
  28/12/1996 Pontypridd WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 23 - 37  
  05/01/1997 CA Brive-Correze WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 26  
  26/01/1997 Newport WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 44 - 30  
  22/02/1997 Dinas Powys Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 99 - 7  
  01/03/1997 Ebbw Vale WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 38 - 35  
  22/03/1997 South Wales Police WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 57 - 30  
  29/03/1997 Dunvant WI 1 0 0 0 5 D 27 - 27  
  01/04/1997 Newport WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 26 - 13  
  05/04/1997 Neath WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 46 - 17  
  13/04/1997 Scarlets WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 36 - 26  
  19/04/1997 Dunvant WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 43 - 19  
  26/04/1997 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 33 - 26  
  30/04/1997 Bridgend Ravens WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 17  
  03/05/1997 Caerphilly WI 1 1 0 0 7 W 69 - 21  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  09/08/1997 CA Brive-Correze WI 1 0 0 0 5 L 25 - 37  
  16/08/1997 Pontypridd WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 16  
  23/08/1997 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 46 - 12  
  07/09/1997 CS Bourgoin-Jallieu Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 25 - 26  
  13/09/1997 Munster WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 43 - 23  
  27/09/1997 Munster WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 37 - 32  
  04/10/1997 Harlequins WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 31  
  11/10/1997 CS Bourgoin-Jallieu Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 6  
  18/10/1997 Bridgend Ravens WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 27 - 27  
  25/10/1997 Ebbw Vale WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 24  
  01/11/1997 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 20  
  08/11/1997 Bath Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 21 - 32  
  13/12/1997 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 22 - 31  
  20/12/1997 Abercarn WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 82 - 14  
  27/12/1997 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 24 - 26  
  10/01/1998 Canada WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 45 - 22  
  14/01/1998 Rosario WI 1 0 0 0 5 W 51 - 16  
  24/01/1998 Newbridge WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 62 - 6  
  31/01/1998 Neath WI 2 0 0 0 10 W 50 - 11  
  14/02/1998 Ebbw Vale WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 18  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 17 10 0 7 12 0 0 0 60  
Clubs: - Cardiff -
Education: - Rumney High School -
Invitational: - Barbarians -
Honours: - Wales - Wales A -

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