1949-50 Season (M)

The 75th Anniversary season (Founded 1873-74) brought 29 wins from 43 matches under Captain Bryn Evans.

Roll of Honour:

P W D L Pts. For Pts. Ag. T P D C
43 29 3 11 481 230 102 17 10 47

CAPTAIN : BRYN EVANS

MOST APPEARANCES : 39 (W.O. ‘Billy’ WILLIAMS)
MOST TRIES : 14 (DIL JOHNSON)
MOST POINTS : 76 (LEN DAVIES)
NO WALES CAPS DURING SEASON

* The club played in the Middlesex 7’s and were losing semi finalists.


Swansea RFC 1st XV 1949-50 Season.

Back Row L to R: G Bateman (trainer), Trevor Davies (Com.), Wilf Jones, J R Davies, Len Blyth, W O Williams, R Dobbs, G J Rees, L Davies, D Hunt (Com.).
2nd Row L to R: Rowe Harding (Com.), G Jeffries, D Jones, Louis Fligelstone (Com.), Bryn Evans (Capt.), T C Prosser (Hon. Sec.), A Thomas, J W Jenkins, L Davies.
Front Row L to R: Roy Sutton, H Thomas, K Jones, A B Daniel, Abel Thomas.
Inset L to R: Doug Jones, R C C Thomas, W D Johnson.

(Club Archive)


Wales 12 Scotland nil at Swansea – 4 Feb 1950CLICK ON IMAGE BELOW TO WATCH MOVIE

TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Cardiff 16 13 0 3 396 243 61
Carmarthen Quins 17 10 3 4 372 278 54
Aberavon 16 11 0 5 371 272 53
Llandovery 16 9 2 5 344 285 48
Pontypridd 18 10 0 8 394 376 47
Merthyr 18 8 0 10 362 374 44
RGC 1404 17 8 1 8 409 381 43
Newport 15 7 0 8 294 278 37
Swansea 17 7 0 10 246 292 35
Llanelli 15 6 0 9 293 412 27
Ebbw Vale 17 4 2 11 283 351 27
Bridgend Ravens 18 3 0 15 271 493 19