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 11 9 0 2 374 210 46
Newport 11 9 0 2 337 214 45
Aberavon 11 7 0 4 322 243 37
Llandovery 11 6 0 5 303 287 31
RGC 1404 11 6 0 5 286 244 31
Merthyr 11 5 0 6 329 294 31
Pontypridd 11 7 0 4 239 259 30
Carmarthen Quins 11 6 0 5 232 254 30
Bridgend Ravens 11 4 0 7 186 276 18
Swansea 11 3 0 8 212 269 18
Ebbw Vale 11 3 0 8 157 263 14
Llanelli 11 1 0 10 189 353 10