WG Jones

WG Jones

Position: Prop

William G (Bill) Jones played 97 times for Cardiff between 1945 and 1949. Born in Newport in 1918 he was awarded his first XV cap in 1946. On one occasion he played for Wales in Paris posing as his brother-in-law Cliff Davies, as Cliff didn't have a passport.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1945/1946 27 19 2 6 0 0 0 0 0  
  1946/1947 10 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0  
  1947/1948 38 36 0 2 1 0 0 0 3  
  1948/1949 22 20 1 1 3 0 0 0 9  
  Total 97 83 4 10 4 0 0 0 12  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  20/10/1945 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 6  
  27/10/1945 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 3  
  03/11/1945 New Zealand Services PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  10/11/1945 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 6  
  17/11/1945 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  24/11/1945 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 0  
  01/12/1945 Richmond / Blackheath Combined PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 9  
  08/12/1945 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 5  
  15/12/1945 Harlequins SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 3  
  22/12/1945 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 6  
  26/12/1945 New Zealand Army PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  29/12/1945 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  31/12/1945 Stade Nantais Université Club PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 8  
  01/01/1946 US Cognacaise PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 18 - 19  
  05/01/1946 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 12  
  12/01/1946 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 6  
  26/01/1946 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  09/02/1946 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 3  
  16/02/1946 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 7  
  02/03/1946 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  16/03/1946 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  21/03/1946 Bath Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  23/03/1946 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  30/03/1946 Royal Naval Engineering College PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 6  
  06/04/1946 RAF PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 3  
  20/04/1946 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 10  
  27/04/1946 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/09/1946 Cardiff & District PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 3  
  07/09/1946 Plymouth Albion PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  16/09/1946 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 3  
  19/10/1946 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 7  
  02/11/1946 Wasps PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 6  
  11/11/1946 Stade Nantais Université Club PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 5  
  26/12/1946 Wasps PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  25/01/1947 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  12/04/1947 Plymouth Albion PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 11  
  15/04/1947 Exeter Chiefs PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/09/1947 Cardiff & District PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 41 - 11  
  06/09/1947 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 17  
  27/09/1947 Australia PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  04/10/1947 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 0  
  11/10/1947 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  18/10/1947 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 3  
  25/10/1947 Wasps PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 7  
  27/10/1947 Cambridge University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  01/11/1947 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 3  
  08/11/1947 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 0  
  15/11/1947 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 50 - 5  
  22/11/1947 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  29/11/1947 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 4  
  06/12/1947 Richmond PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  13/12/1947 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 5  
  20/12/1947 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 8  
  26/12/1947 Wasps PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 20 - 4  
  27/12/1947 Watsonians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  03/01/1948 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  10/01/1948 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  17/01/1948 Bath Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  24/01/1948 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  14/02/1948 Plymouth Albion PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 41 - 7  
  28/02/1948 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  06/03/1948 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  13/03/1948 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 15  
  18/03/1948 Oxford University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  20/03/1948 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 8  
  28/03/1948 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  29/03/1948 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 5  
  30/03/1948 Devonport Services PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 10  
  03/04/1948 Devonport Services PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 0  
  05/04/1948 Penzance & Newlyn PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 0  
  06/04/1948 Falmouth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  10/04/1948 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 3  
  17/04/1948 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  21/04/1948 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 3  
  24/04/1948 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1948 Cardiff & District PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 49 - 6  
  04/09/1948 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 11  
  11/09/1948 Devonport Services PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 38 - 14  
  18/09/1948 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  25/09/1948 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 8  
  02/10/1948 Newport PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 0  
  09/10/1948 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 6  
  16/10/1948 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  23/10/1948 Rosslyn Park PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 0  
  30/10/1948 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 3  
  02/11/1948 Oxford University PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  13/11/1948 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  20/11/1948 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  27/11/1948 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  04/12/1948 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  11/12/1948 Cambridge University PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  18/12/1948 Harlequins PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 3  
  24/12/1948 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 11  
  27/12/1948 Wasps PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 15  
  08/01/1949 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  15/01/1949 Bath Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  22/01/1949 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 6  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
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