Tommy McCarthy

Tommy McCarthy

Position: Flyhalf

Tommy McCarthy, a Wales Schools, then Wales Youth cap in 1958 played for Cardiff 1958/59 - 1966/67 including the 13-0 loss to South Africa in 1960 where he dislocated his collarbone. He emigrated to South Africa for 39 years.

His brothers Dennis and John also played for the club.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1954/1955 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  1958/1959 9 6 1 2 1 0 0 0 3  
  1959/1960 26 14 6 6 3 0 0 2 15  
  1960/1961 22 16 4 2 8 0 0 1 27  
  1961/1962 21 14 2 5 4 0 0 0 12  
  1962/1963 18 10 3 5 5 0 0 0 15  
  1963/1964 9 9 0 0 2 0 0 0 6  
  1964/1965 20 12 3 5 7 0 0 0 21  
  1965/1966 15 11 2 2 5 0 0 0 15  
  1966/1967 10 8 0 2 1 0 0 0 3  
  Total 152 102 21 29 36 0 0 3 117  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  25/09/1954 Aberavon FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 9  
  29/09/1954 Ebbw Vale FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/10/1958 Penarth FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  15/10/1958 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  06/04/1959 Camborne FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  11/04/1959 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  15/04/1959 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  18/04/1959 Neath FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 3  
  22/04/1959 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 18  
  27/04/1959 Bristol Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  29/04/1959 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  17/09/1959 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  26/09/1959 Aberavon FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 9  
  30/09/1959 Penarth FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 3  
  03/10/1959 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  10/10/1959 Northampton Saints FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  17/10/1959 Bective Rangers FH 0 0 0 1 3 D 9 - 9  
  24/10/1959 Cambridge University FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  28/10/1959 Penarth FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  28/12/1959 Watsonians FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 10 - 0  
  09/01/1960 Bristol Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  16/01/1960 London Welsh FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  23/01/1960 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  30/01/1960 Bristol Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 5  
  13/02/1960 Aberavon FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  20/02/1960 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  27/02/1960 Scarlets FH 0 0 0 1 3 W 12 - 11  
  05/03/1960 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  12/03/1960 Cheltenham FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  19/03/1960 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  02/04/1960 Pontypridd FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  06/04/1960 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  09/04/1960 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 10  
  13/04/1960 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 14  
  16/04/1960 Barbarians FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 10 - 10  
  19/04/1960 Ebbw Vale FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  23/04/1960 Penzance & Newlyn FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1960 Cardiff & District FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 34 - 3  
  03/09/1960 Ebbw Vale FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  07/09/1960 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  10/09/1960 London Welsh FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 0  
  21/09/1960 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 1 3 W 9 - 0  
  24/09/1960 Aberavon FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  05/10/1960 Penarth FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 6  
  08/10/1960 Northampton Saints FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  15/10/1960 Cambridge University FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 9  
  22/10/1960 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  29/10/1960 South Africa FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 13  
  25/03/1961 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  01/04/1961 Barbarians FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 10  
  04/04/1961 Swansea FH 1 0 0 0 3 D 3 - 3  
  08/04/1961 Penzance & Newlyn FH 2 0 0 0 6 W 15 - 3  
  10/04/1961 Camborne FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 26 - 0  
  11/04/1961 Penryn FH 2 0 0 0 6 W 28 - 3  
  15/04/1961 Gloucester Rugby FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 3  
  20/04/1961 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  22/04/1961 Abertillery FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  26/04/1961 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 11  
  03/05/1961 Scarlets FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  13/09/1961 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 0  
  16/09/1961 Coventry FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 20  
  20/09/1961 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 6  
  23/09/1961 London Welsh FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 0  
  27/09/1961 Cardiff & District FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 0  
  30/09/1961 Aberavon FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  04/11/1961 Oxford University FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  18/11/1961 Wasps FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  25/11/1961 Scarlets FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 0  
  02/12/1961 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  17/03/1962 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 9  
  28/03/1962 Glamorgan Wanderers FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  31/03/1962 Penzance & Newlyn FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  03/04/1962 Penryn FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  07/04/1962 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  12/04/1962 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 16  
  14/04/1962 Ebbw Vale FH 1 0 0 0 3 L 3 - 6  
  18/04/1962 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  21/04/1962 Barbarians FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 0  
  23/04/1962 Harlequins FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 3  
  25/04/1962 Penarth FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1962 Ebbw Vale FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 9  
  05/09/1962 Cardiff & District FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 37 - 3  
  08/09/1962 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 16  
  15/09/1962 Coventry FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 3  
  20/09/1962 Pontypool FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 3  
  22/09/1962 London Welsh FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 29 - 0  
  26/09/1962 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  29/09/1962 Aberavon FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  06/10/1962 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  13/10/1962 Northampton Saints FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  20/10/1962 Cambridge University FH 1 0 0 0 3 D 6 - 6  
  27/10/1962 Bective Rangers FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 14  
  03/11/1962 Oxford University FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  10/11/1962 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  17/11/1962 Wasps FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  27/03/1963 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 8 - 8  
  03/05/1963 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  07/05/1963 Glamorgan Wanderers FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 24 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  19/10/1963 Bective Rangers FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  16/11/1963 Wasps FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 3  
  07/12/1963 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 8  
  27/12/1963 Watsonians FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 6  
  22/02/1964 Scarlets FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 3  
  29/02/1964 Bristol Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 5  
  30/03/1964 Harlequins FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  04/04/1964 Torquay FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  23/04/1964 Pontypool FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 10 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/09/1964 Cardiff & District FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 52 - 0  
  05/09/1964 Pontypool FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 0  
  09/09/1964 Bristol Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 3  
  12/09/1964 London Welsh FH 2 0 0 0 6 W 48 - 6  
  15/09/1964 Penarth FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 3  
  19/09/1964 Coventry FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 9  
  23/09/1964 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 9  
  30/09/1964 Penarth FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 0  
  03/10/1964 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 10  
  07/10/1964 Barbarians FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 12  
  31/10/1964 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  07/11/1964 Oxford University FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 0  
  11/11/1964 Ebbw Vale FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  14/11/1964 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 15  
  21/11/1964 Wasps FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 3 - 0  
  09/01/1965 Coventry FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  09/03/1965 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 12  
  18/03/1965 St Luke's College, Exeter FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  24/04/1965 Liverpool FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 20  
  27/04/1965 Chester FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  11/12/1965 Harlequins FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  28/12/1965 Watsonians FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 43 - 3  
  15/01/1966 London Welsh FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  22/01/1966 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  29/01/1966 Aberavon FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  12/02/1966 Bristol Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 0  
  19/02/1966 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  02/04/1966 Ebbw Vale FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  06/04/1966 Pontypridd FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 3  
  09/04/1966 Barbarians FH 2 0 0 0 6 W 16 - 3  
  16/04/1966 Liverpool FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  18/04/1966 New Brighton FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  19/04/1966 Chester FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 15 - 0  
  23/04/1966 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  28/04/1966 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  08/10/1966 Northampton Saints FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  22/10/1966 Cardiff College of Education FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 21 - 6  
  26/10/1966 Ebbw Vale FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 11  
  19/11/1966 Wasps FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 5  
  17/12/1966 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  27/12/1966 UAU FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 0  
  21/01/1967 Newbridge FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  18/02/1967 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 17  
  24/04/1967 Newton Abbot FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  25/04/1967 Paignton FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 6  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
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