Gower Jenkins

Gower Jenkins

Position: Prop

Gower Jenkins was an outstanding player who played at prop for Cardiff between 1948 - 49 and 1952 - 53. He gained his first XV cap in the 1949 - 50 season and represented Wales Schools. After playing for Cardiff Gower Jenkins became hugely influential at Beddau rugby club and was Vice President for many years.

He passed away in May 2013.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1948/1949 9 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 0  
  1949/1950 41 25 8 8 3 0 0 0 9  
  1950/1951 17 13 3 1 0 0 0 0 0  
  1951/1952 16 14 1 1 0 0 0 0 0  
  1952/1953 21 17 0 4 1 0 0 0 3  
  Total 104 76 12 16 4 0 0 0 12  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  24/03/1949 Birkenhead Park PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  09/04/1949 Plymouth Albion PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  11/04/1949 Penzance & Newlyn PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  12/04/1949 Falmouth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  16/04/1949 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  18/04/1949 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 8  
  19/04/1949 Northampton Saints PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 15  
  23/04/1949 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 5  
  30/04/1949 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 10  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1949 Cardiff & District PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 6  
  03/09/1949 Penarth PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 34 - 5  
  10/09/1949 Devonport Services PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 0  
  17/09/1949 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  19/09/1949 Amman Valley PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  24/09/1949 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 9  
  26/09/1949 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  01/10/1949 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 5  
  05/10/1949 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 3  
  08/10/1949 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  15/10/1949 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 18  
  22/10/1949 Cambridge University PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  24/10/1949 Northampton Saints PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  29/10/1949 Oxford University PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  19/11/1949 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 0  
  26/11/1949 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  03/12/1949 Rosslyn Park PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  10/12/1949 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  17/12/1949 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  24/12/1949 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  26/12/1949 Wasps PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 0  
  27/12/1949 Watsonians PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  31/12/1949 US Cognacaise PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  07/01/1950 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  14/01/1950 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  21/01/1950 Bath Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 8  
  28/01/1950 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 13  
  04/02/1950 Plymouth Albion PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 0  
  11/02/1950 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  18/02/1950 Harlequins PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 8  
  04/03/1950 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  18/03/1950 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  01/04/1950 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  08/04/1950 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  10/04/1950 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  11/04/1950 Northampton Saints PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  15/04/1950 Devonport Services PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 8  
  17/04/1950 Penzance & Newlyn PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 5  
  18/04/1950 Falmouth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 5  
  22/04/1950 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  29/04/1950 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  20/01/1951 Bath Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 11  
  27/01/1951 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 6  
  03/02/1951 Sale Sharks PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 0  
  10/02/1951 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 0  
  17/02/1951 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  24/02/1951 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  03/03/1951 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  17/03/1951 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  24/03/1951 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  26/03/1951 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  27/03/1951 Northampton Saints PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  02/04/1951 Falmouth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  03/04/1951 Penzance & Newlyn PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  07/04/1951 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  14/04/1951 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 12  
  18/04/1951 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 10  
  21/04/1951 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 6  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1951 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 8  
  08/09/1951 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  15/09/1951 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  26/09/1951 Cheltenham PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  27/10/1951 Cambridge University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 13  
  29/10/1951 Northampton Saints PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 0  
  03/11/1951 Oxford University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  10/11/1951 Rosslyn Park HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  17/11/1951 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  24/11/1951 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  01/12/1951 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 9  
  15/12/1951 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  22/12/1951 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  26/12/1951 Wasps PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 0  
  02/02/1952 Sale Sharks HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  22/04/1952 Falmouth SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/09/1952 Cardiff & District PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 0  
  06/09/1952 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 3  
  10/09/1952 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 8  
  17/09/1952 Cheltenham PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  20/09/1952 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  22/09/1952 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  29/09/1952 Nantes / Cognac PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 11  
  04/10/1952 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  06/10/1952 Old Belvedere PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 8  
  11/10/1952 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  18/10/1952 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  25/10/1952 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  01/11/1952 Oxford University PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  03/11/1952 Northampton Saints PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  08/11/1952 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  15/11/1952 Wasps PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 5  
  22/11/1952 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 5  
  29/11/1952 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  13/12/1952 Cambridge University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 5  
  20/12/1952 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  26/12/1952 Wasps PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 0  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
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