Gower Jenkins

Gower Jenkins

Position: Prop

Gower Jenkins, a prop, was an outstanding player who played for Cardiff between 1948/49 and 1952/53. He gained his first XV cap in the season 1949/50 and represented Wales Schools. He was hugely influential at Beddau RFC as he 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 Rugby 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 Rugby 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 Rugby 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 Rugby 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 Rugby 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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