DJ Walsh

DJ Walsh

Position: Back Row

Derrick James Walsh played number 8 for Cardiff between 1951 and 1954. Whilst carrying out National Service he also represented the RAF and he also played for Mountain Ash and Pontypridd.

Derek just missed out on selection for the game against the 1953 All Blacks being named among the reserves for the game. After retiring from the game he became was WRU Referee for many years.

In 1990 and he passed away in Merthyr at the age of 60. 

 

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1951/1952 6 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0  
  1952/1953 9 7 0 2 1 0 0 0 3  
  1953/1954 15 11 0 4 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 30 22 1 7 1 0 0 0 3  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  19/09/1951 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  29/10/1951 Northampton Saints FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 0  
  27/12/1951 Watsonians FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  02/02/1952 Sale Sharks FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  14/04/1952 Harlequins FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  22/04/1952 Falmouth FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  10/09/1952 Penarth FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 25 - 8  
  22/09/1952 Leicester Tigers FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  06/10/1952 Old Belvedere FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  29/11/1952 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  13/12/1952 Cambridge University FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 5  
  26/03/1953 Birkenhead Park FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  28/03/1953 Sale Sharks FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  13/04/1953 St Ives FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 0  
  14/04/1953 Penzance & Newlyn FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  05/09/1953 Cheltenham FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  12/09/1953 Birkenhead Park FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 3  
  14/09/1953 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 0  
  19/09/1953 Coventry FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  21/09/1953 Leicester Tigers FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  26/09/1953 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 0  
  30/09/1953 Penarth FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  03/10/1953 Newport FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  05/10/1953 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  10/10/1953 Bristol Bears FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  17/10/1953 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 11  
  31/10/1953 Cambridge University FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 9  
  02/11/1953 Northampton Saints FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 22  
  28/11/1953 Gloucester Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 3  
  02/12/1953 Combined Services FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 18  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
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