Len Blythe

Len Blythe

Position: Back Row

Born 20/11/1920
Died 24/06/1995
Place Of Birth Swansea
Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1947/1948 19 11 2 6 3 0 0 0 9  
  1948/1949 34 22 3 9 5 0 0 0 15  
  1949/1950 38 24 3 11 11 0 0 0 33  
  1950/1951 32 21 3 8 8 0 0 1 27  
  1951/1952 17 7 3 7 5 0 0 0 15  
  1952/1953 33 17 4 12 6 0 0 0 18  
  1953/1954 18 8 3 7 3 0 0 0 9  
  Total 191 110 21 60 41 0 0 1 126  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

Season Breakdown for 1948
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  13/09/1947 London FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 23 - 11  
  15/09/1947 Penzance & Newlyn FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  16/09/1947 Redruth FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  27/09/1947 Newport FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 33  
  01/11/1947 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  22/11/1947 Leicester Tigers FL 1 0 0 0 3 D 3 - 3  
  29/11/1947 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 8  
  06/12/1947 Guy's Hospital FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  26/12/1947 UAU FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  03/01/1948 Stade Bordelais FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 3  
  10/01/1948 RAF FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  17/01/1948 Penarth FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  14/02/1948 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  26/03/1948 Newbridge FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  27/03/1948 Harlequins FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 7  
  03/04/1948 Coventry FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 15  
  08/04/1948 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 9  
  17/04/1948 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  19/04/1948 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
Season Breakdown for 1949
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  09/09/1948 London FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 11  
  11/09/1948 Bristol Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 8  
  18/09/1948 Bath Rugby N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  21/09/1948 Scarlets N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  25/09/1948 Newport FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 5  
  02/10/1948 Rosslyn Park FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 21  
  09/10/1948 Neath FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 10 - 3  
  16/10/1948 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  06/11/1948 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 8  
  13/11/1948 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  20/11/1948 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  27/11/1948 Richmond FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 6  
  04/12/1948 Plymouth Albion FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  11/12/1948 Coventry FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  18/12/1948 Newport FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  25/12/1948 Watsonians FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 15 - 9  
  27/12/1948 UAU FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 3  
  01/01/1949 Penarth FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  08/01/1949 RAF FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 3  
  22/01/1949 Coventry FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 9  
  29/01/1949 Gloucester Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 8  
  05/02/1949 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  12/02/1949 Guy's Hospital FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  19/02/1949 Leicester Tigers FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 14  
  26/02/1949 Bristol Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 13  
  19/03/1949 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  26/03/1949 Leicester Tigers FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 12  
  02/04/1949 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  07/04/1949 Pembrokeshire FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 3  
  09/04/1949 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 5  
  16/04/1949 Harlequins N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 3  
  18/04/1949 Barbarians N8 1 0 0 0 3 L 3 - 10  
  23/04/1949 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  25/04/1949 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
Season Breakdown for 1950
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/09/1949 Abertillery FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 6  
  10/09/1949 Pembrokeshire FL 2 0 0 0 6 W 29 - 3  
  15/09/1949 Aviron Bayonnais FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 3  
  24/09/1949 Newport FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  01/10/1949 Rosslyn Park FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 5  
  08/10/1949 Wing CDR. Walker's XV N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 5  
  10/10/1949 Bective Rangers FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 5  
  15/10/1949 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 12  
  22/10/1949 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 5  
  29/10/1949 Leicester Tigers FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  05/11/1949 Coventry N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  12/11/1949 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  19/11/1949 Aberavon FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 3  
  26/11/1949 Richmond FL 2 0 0 0 6 W 25 - 3  
  03/12/1949 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  10/12/1949 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  24/12/1949 Watsonians FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 8  
  27/12/1949 London Welsh FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 11  
  31/12/1949 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 16  
  07/01/1950 RAF FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  14/01/1950 Aberavon N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  28/01/1950 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  11/02/1950 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 11  
  18/02/1950 Gloucester Rugby FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 5 - 3  
  25/02/1950 Bristol Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  04/03/1950 Blackheath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 11  
  09/03/1950 Pembrokeshire FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  11/03/1950 Bath Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 26  
  18/03/1950 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  25/03/1950 Leicester Tigers FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 8  
  01/04/1950 Plymouth Albion FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 0  
  03/04/1950 Newbridge FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  08/04/1950 Harlequins FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  10/04/1950 Barbarians FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  15/04/1950 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 0  
  22/04/1950 Coventry FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  25/04/1950 Penzance & Newlyn FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 0  
  27/04/1950 Redruth FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
Season Breakdown for 1951
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  30/09/1950 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  07/10/1950 Rosslyn Park FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 10  
  14/10/1950 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  21/10/1950 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  28/10/1950 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  04/11/1950 Aberavon N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  11/11/1950 Pontypool FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 0  
  25/11/1950 Richmond FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  02/12/1950 Abertillery FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  09/12/1950 Coventry FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  23/12/1950 Penarth FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 3  
  25/12/1950 Watsonians FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 3  
  26/12/1950 UAU FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  06/01/1951 RAF FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  13/01/1951 Ebbw Vale FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 0  
  27/01/1951 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 19  
  03/02/1951 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  10/02/1951 Scarlets N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  17/02/1951 Gloucester Rugby FL 0 0 0 1 3 W 9 - 6  
  24/02/1951 Bristol Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  03/03/1951 Blackheath FL 2 0 0 0 6 W 11 - 3  
  10/03/1951 Bath Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  17/03/1951 Leicester Tigers FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 3  
  24/03/1951 Harlequins N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 0  
  26/03/1951 Barbarians N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 17  
  07/04/1951 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  12/04/1951 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 10  
  14/04/1951 Leicester Tigers N8 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 6  
  21/04/1951 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 5  
  28/04/1951 Plymouth Albion FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 3  
  30/04/1951 Torquay FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 0  
  31/05/1951 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
Season Breakdown for 1952
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  08/09/1951 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  15/09/1951 Bristol Rugby FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 26 - 5  
  22/09/1951 Newport N8 1 0 0 0 3 L 8 - 21  
  29/09/1951 Neath N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 15  
  01/10/1951 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  06/10/1951 Rosslyn Park FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 6  
  13/10/1951 Scarlets FL 2 0 0 0 6 W 9 - 6  
  27/10/1951 Aberavon N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 18  
  03/11/1951 Penarth N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  17/11/1951 Coventry FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  24/11/1951 Richmond FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  01/12/1951 Plymouth Albion FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 8  
  15/12/1951 South Africa Fwd 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  05/01/1952 RAF N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 8 - 8  
  26/01/1952 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 5  
  16/02/1952 Gloucester Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 8 - 8  
  23/02/1952 Bristol Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
Season Breakdown for 1953
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  13/09/1952 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  16/09/1952 Halifax FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 8  
  18/09/1952 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 11  
  25/09/1952 Group Captains Walker's XV FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 8 - 8  
  27/09/1952 Newport FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 8  
  04/10/1952 Rosslyn Park FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  11/10/1952 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  18/10/1952 Penarth FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 0  
  25/10/1952 Blackheath FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 3  
  01/11/1952 Wasps FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  08/11/1952 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  15/11/1952 Coventry FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  22/11/1952 Richmond FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 20  
  13/12/1952 Newport FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  20/12/1952 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  25/12/1952 Watsonians FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  26/12/1952 UAU FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  24/01/1953 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 17  
  31/01/1953 Plymouth Albion FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 0  
  07/02/1953 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  14/02/1953 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 9  
  21/02/1953 Gloucester Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 10  
  28/02/1953 Bristol Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 8  
  07/03/1953 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  14/03/1953 Bath Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  21/03/1953 Leicester Tigers FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 3  
  28/03/1953 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  04/04/1953 Harlequins FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 8  
  06/04/1953 Barbarians FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 18  
  11/04/1953 Neath FL 2 0 0 0 6 W 13 - 6  
  18/04/1953 Coventry FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 5  
  25/04/1953 Plymouth Albion FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  28/04/1953 Sidmouth FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
Season Breakdown for 1954
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/09/1953 Ammanford N8 1 0 0 0 3 W 26 - 6  
  07/09/1953 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  12/09/1953 Group Captains Walker's XV N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  17/09/1953 Newport FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 14  
  24/09/1953 Aberavon N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  26/09/1953 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 11  
  03/10/1953 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  10/10/1953 Scarlets N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  17/10/1953 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 9  
  24/10/1953 Harlequins N8 1 0 0 0 3 L 3 - 8  
  31/10/1953 Neath N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 14  
  07/11/1953 Blackheath N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  14/11/1953 London Welsh FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  21/11/1953 Coventry N8 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 12  
  28/11/1953 Richmond N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 13  
  05/12/1953 British Police N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 13  
  12/12/1953 New Zealand N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  26/12/1953 UAU N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 5 - 5  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
Clubs: - Swansea -
Education: - Dynevor School -
Honours: - Wales -

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