Mel James

Mel James

Position: Prop

Date Of Birth 21/02/1948 (70)
Place Of Birth Swansea
Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1967/1968 10 6 0 4 0 0 0 0 0  
  1968/1969 42 13 4 25 4 0 0 0 12  
  1969/1970 42 13 1 28 3 0 0 0 9  
  1970/1971 42 28 1 13 4 0 0 0 12  
  1971/1972 39 20 1 18 3 0 0 0 12  
  1972/1973 8 7 1 0 3 0 0 0 12  
  Total 183 87 8 88 17 0 0 0 57  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

Season Breakdown for 1968
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  23/03/1968 Leicester Tigers SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 17  
  30/03/1968 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 11  
  06/04/1968 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 17  
  10/04/1968 Aberystwyth SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 9  
  13/04/1968 Harlequins SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 14  
  15/04/1968 Barbarians SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 22  
  20/04/1968 Aberavon SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  24/04/1968 Pontypool SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 8  
  28/04/1968 Cork Constitution SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 6  
  29/04/1968 Garryowen SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 9  
Season Breakdown for 1969
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  05/09/1968 Bridgend Ravens SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  07/09/1968 Otley SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 53 - 6  
  12/09/1968 Welsh Academicals PR 2 0 0 0 6 W 41 - 8  
  19/09/1968 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  21/09/1968 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 18  
  28/09/1968 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  05/10/1968 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 14  
  12/10/1968 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 34  
  16/10/1968 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  19/10/1968 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 16  
  23/10/1968 Maesteg PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 15  
  26/10/1968 Leicester Tigers SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 14  
  30/10/1968 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  02/11/1968 Blackheath SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 9 - 9  
  09/11/1968 Scarlets SR 1 0 0 0 3 L 5 - 6  
  16/11/1968 Coventry SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 12  
  23/11/1968 Richmond SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 11  
  30/11/1968 Aberavon SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 5  
  07/12/1968 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  17/12/1968 University of Cape Town SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 9 - 9  
  21/12/1968 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 15  
  24/12/1968 Watsonians SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 3  
  26/12/1968 UAU PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 11  
  04/01/1969 Pontypool SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 9  
  11/01/1969 Newport SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 10  
  18/01/1969 RAF SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 11  
  25/01/1969 Coventry SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  30/01/1969 Bridgend Ravens SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 19 - 24  
  04/02/1969 Penarth SR 1 0 0 0 3 W 38 - 3  
  22/02/1969 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  26/02/1969 Ebbw Vale SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 14  
  01/03/1969 Scarlets SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  08/03/1969 Bath Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 8  
  15/03/1969 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 27  
  17/03/1969 Neath SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 12  
  21/03/1969 Racing Club de France SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  27/03/1969 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 6  
  29/03/1969 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 12  
  01/04/1969 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 32  
  05/04/1969 Harlequins SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 5  
  07/04/1969 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 28  
  19/04/1969 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
Season Breakdown for 1970
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  06/09/1969 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 14  
  11/09/1969 South Wales Police PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 15  
  13/09/1969 Halifax PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 9 - 9  
  20/09/1969 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 17  
  27/09/1969 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 35  
  04/10/1969 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  08/10/1969 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 15  
  11/10/1969 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 15  
  22/11/1969 Richmond PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 17  
  06/12/1969 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 12  
  11/12/1969 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  20/12/1969 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 22  
  24/12/1969 Watsonians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  26/12/1969 UAU PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  27/12/1969 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 11  
  03/01/1970 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  10/01/1970 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 11  
  17/01/1970 British Army PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  24/01/1970 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 17  
  27/01/1970 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  31/01/1970 Newbridge PR 1 0 0 0 3 L 11 - 14  
  03/02/1970 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 20  
  11/02/1970 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 16  
  14/02/1970 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 14  
  17/02/1970 Glamorgan Wanderers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 0  
  21/02/1970 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 19  
  27/02/1970 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 22  
  03/03/1970 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 19  
  07/03/1970 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 14  
  11/03/1970 Ystradgynlais PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 0  
  14/03/1970 Bath Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 11  
  17/03/1970 Cross Keys PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 9  
  21/03/1970 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  26/03/1970 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 19  
  28/03/1970 Harlequins PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 11  
  30/03/1970 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 24  
  04/04/1970 Halifax PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 3  
  06/04/1970 Otley SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 9  
  11/04/1970 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 30  
  15/04/1970 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 12  
  18/04/1970 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 27  
  28/04/1970 Brynamman PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
Season Breakdown for 1971
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  05/09/1970 Cross Keys PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 40 - 0  
  12/09/1970 Pontypool PR 2 0 0 0 6 W 14 - 3  
  16/09/1970 South Wales Police PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 6  
  19/09/1970 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 28  
  26/09/1970 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 12  
  30/09/1970 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 16  
  03/10/1970 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 9  
  06/10/1970 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  10/10/1970 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 16  
  16/10/1970 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 9  
  21/10/1970 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 9  
  24/10/1970 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 3  
  04/11/1970 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  07/11/1970 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 6  
  14/11/1970 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  28/11/1970 Richmond PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 3  
  05/12/1970 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 5  
  12/12/1970 Newbridge PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  19/12/1970 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 9  
  24/12/1970 Watsonians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 11  
  26/12/1970 UAU PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 18 - 11  
  28/12/1970 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 14  
  09/01/1971 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 12  
  30/01/1971 RAF PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  03/02/1971 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  06/02/1971 Tredegar PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 58 - 9  
  12/02/1971 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  20/02/1971 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  26/02/1971 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  02/03/1971 Maesteg PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 17  
  06/03/1971 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  09/03/1971 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 14  
  13/03/1971 Bath Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 14  
  20/03/1971 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 20  
  23/03/1971 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  27/03/1971 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  31/03/1971 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 19 - 21  
  03/04/1971 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 41  
  07/04/1971 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 9  
  10/04/1971 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 11  
  12/04/1971 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  17/04/1971 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 18  
Season Breakdown for 1972
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1971 Amman Valley PR 2 0 0 0 8 W 34 - 9  
  04/09/1971 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 19 - 22  
  11/09/1971 Halifax PR 1 0 0 0 4 W 23 - 7  
  15/09/1971 South Wales Police PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 16  
  21/09/1971 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 19  
  02/10/1971 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 16  
  09/10/1971 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 29  
  13/10/1971 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 4 - 4  
  16/10/1971 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 24  
  20/10/1971 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 24  
  30/10/1971 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 12  
  06/11/1971 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 6  
  10/11/1971 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 28  
  13/11/1971 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 15  
  17/11/1971 Machen PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 3  
  20/11/1971 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 4  
  27/11/1971 Richmond PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 15  
  04/12/1971 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 38  
  09/12/1971 Trinity College, Carmarthen PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 0  
  11/12/1971 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 50 - 9  
  18/12/1971 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  28/12/1971 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 21  
  01/01/1972 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 18 - 23  
  22/01/1972 South Wales Police PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 12  
  29/01/1972 Newbridge PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 12  
  02/02/1972 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 6  
  12/02/1972 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 7  
  19/02/1972 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 16  
  26/02/1972 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 24  
  15/03/1972 Pontypridd PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 18  
  24/03/1972 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 16  
  28/03/1972 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 22  
  01/04/1972 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  03/04/1972 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 25  
  08/04/1972 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 0  
  12/04/1972 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 16  
  15/04/1972 London Welsh SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 17  
  20/04/1972 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 6  
  22/04/1972 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 4  
Season Breakdown for 1973
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/09/1972 Cross Keys PR 2 0 0 0 8 W 41 - 6  
  09/09/1972 Pontypool SR 1 0 0 0 4 W 17 - 3  
  12/09/1972 United Banks PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 62 - 4  
  17/09/1972 Rugby Roma Olimpic SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 12  
  19/09/1972 Italy PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 12  
  23/09/1972 Newport PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 9  
  30/09/1972 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 0  
  04/10/1972 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 18 - 18  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
Clubs: - Resolven - Swansea - St Helens -
Region: - Glamorgan -
Invitational: - Crawshays -
Honours: - Wales B - Wales RL -

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