Bob Newman

Bob Newman

Position: Prop

Bob Newman played 67 games for Cardiff between 1973 and 1993 as well as spending time in France playing for Clermond Ferrand. Bob is very keen on finding and developing new talent and is a life member of Cardiff Schools Rugby Union.

Debut Easter Monday 1974 v Harlequins 

Last game for 1st XV 19 02 1993 v Ayr

Last game for club Easter Monday 1994 (under 21 s)

Welsh Schools U15s, U16s and U18s

Cardiff College of Education 1973 - 76

Welsh Colleges, British Colleges, Welsh Academicals, Crawshays Welsh XV

Stade Clermontois   Glamorgan County

Coached Cardiff Youth, Cardiff U 21 s, Cardiff Athletic, Wales Schools U16, Wales Women to the Semi Finalist of the 1994 World Cup

Two periods on the committee Vice Chairman to Malcolm Childs

Last position held Team Manager to Cardiff RFC 

Retired schoolmaster
Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1973/1974 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  1976/1977 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  1977/1978 6 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
  1978/1979 9 6 0 3 0 0 0 0 0  
  1979/1980 10 6 0 4 0 0 0 0 0  
  1980/1981 4 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0  
  1981/1982 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  1982/1983 11 6 0 5 0 0 0 0 0  
  1983/1984 6 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 4  
  1984/1985 7 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0  
  1985/1986 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  1992/1993 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 67 48 0 19 1 0 0 0 4  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  15/04/1974 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 7  
  27/04/1974 Bideford Presidents XV PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 3  
  29/04/1974 Penryn PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/04/1977 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 18  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  15/10/1977 Cambridge University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 46 - 9  
  19/10/1977 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 12  
  07/01/1978 Bedford Blues PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 7  
  27/03/1978 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 6  
  28/05/1978 Rosslyn Park Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 39 - 9  
  31/05/1978 Zebre Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 18  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  25/11/1978 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 15  
  29/11/1978 Oxford University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 47 - 12  
  30/12/1978 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 4  
  27/02/1979 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 12  
  06/03/1979 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 12  
  16/03/1979 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 3  
  21/03/1979 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  24/03/1979 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 10  
  31/03/1979 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 10  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  17/10/1979 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 12  
  20/10/1979 Cambridge University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 12  
  31/10/1979 Don Pill Memorial XV PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 27  
  22/12/1979 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 8  
  26/12/1979 Pontypridd PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 3  
  29/12/1979 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 13  
  05/01/1980 Moseley PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 6  
  12/01/1980 Pontypridd PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 13  
  26/01/1980 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 22 - 29  
  04/03/1980 San Isidro Club PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 16  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  15/04/1981 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 20  
  24/04/1981 Bath Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 18  
  30/04/1981 Cote Basque PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 26  
  10/06/1981 Midlands PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 49 - 9  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  16/09/1981 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 7  
  17/10/1981 Bath Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 3  
  03/04/1982 Bedford Blues PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 10  
  17/04/1982 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1982 Glamorgan Wanderers PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 15  
  04/09/1982 Munster PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 22  
  16/10/1982 Newbridge PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 11  
  27/10/1982 Oxford University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 9  
  11/12/1982 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 38 - 12  
  15/01/1983 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 19 - 20  
  18/02/1983 Heriot's FP PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 12  
  23/04/1983 Bath Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 28  
  28/04/1983 Brixham PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 12  
  29/04/1983 St Ives PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 41 - 25  
  30/04/1983 Penzance & Newlyn Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 60 - 7  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  12/10/1983 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 6  
  19/10/1983 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 9  
  09/11/1983 Oxford University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 47 - 25  
  12/11/1983 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 16  
  06/04/1984 Bedford Blues PR 1 0 0 0 4 W 48 - 4  
  23/04/1984 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 16  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  31/07/1984 Combined Services PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 13  
  02/08/1984 Royal Bangkok Sports Club PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 88 - 3  
  12/09/1984 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 26  
  15/09/1984 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  20/10/1984 Cambridge University PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 16  
  31/10/1984 Newbridge PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 12  
  27/02/1985 South Glamorgan Institute PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 9  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/09/1985 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 11  
  04/09/1985 Glamorgan Wanderers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 10  
  07/09/1985 Bangor PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 3  
  06/11/1985 Oxford University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 44 - 7  
  08/11/1985 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 12  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  19/02/1993 Ayr Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 55 - 25  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
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