Player

Sid Bevan - Forward

Sid Bevan
Date Of Birth02/05/1877
Place Of BirthMorriston
EducationArdwyn Grammar School
ClubsSwansea, Morriston
HonoursWales, British and Irish Lions
Date Of Birth: 02/05/1877
Place Of Birth: Morriston

Playing Career
Clubs: Morriston / Swansea

Education: Ardwyn Grammar School (Wales)

Honours: British and Irish Lions / Wales

Profile
T. S. (Sid) Bevan was born Thomas Sidney Bevan in Morriston, Swansea on 2nd May 1877. Educated at Ardwyn Grammar School, he joined Swansea Rugby Football Club from Morriston RFC as a forward in 1897. He enjoyed a career at the club during its 'Golden Era' winning six Championships as a player from 1900-01 to the 'Invincible' season of 1904-05. Bevan won his one Welsh cap in the 14 - 12 win against Ireland at Balmoral Showgrounds, Belfast on 2nd March 1904, becoming Wales' 200th cap. At the end of the 1903-04 season he and Swansea wing, Fred Jowett were selected for the British Isles tour to Australia and New Zealand, thus becoming the Swansea club's first 'Lions'. Departing in May 1904, Bevan played 17 matches on the tour between June and August, scoring 3 tries (against NSW Waratahs, Metropolitan & Queensland Reds) and played in 4 of the Test matches (3 against Australia & 1 against New Zealand). Sid Bevan served in the Great War as a 2nd Lieutenant in the 6th Btn, of the Welch Regiment. He died on 17th October 1933 aged 56.
SEASON P W D L TRY CON PEN DG PTS
TOTAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Merthyr 23 18 0 5 651 393 91
Cardiff 23 18 1 4 696 469 89
Pontypridd 21 16 0 5 730 374 79
Llandovery 24 16 1 7 652 408 79
Newport 25 15 2 8 629 551 77
Ebbw Vale 24 16 1 7 541 423 76
Aberavon 22 14 2 6 485 415 69
Swansea 24 13 0 11 537 451 65
Rygbi Gogledd Cymru 1404 22 11 1 10 552 456 64
Carmarthen Quins 25 11 1 13 526 469 61
Bedwas 24 8 1 15 515 667 43
Bridgend Ravens 22 8 0 14 427 517 43
Llanelli 25 7 1 17 503 632 40
Cross Keys 23 5 1 17 464 734 34
Bargoed 23 4 0 19 400 756 22
Neath 24 1 0 23 350 943 3