Phil Blight

Phil Blight

Position: Centre

Date Of Birth 10/12/1959 (57)
Height 180cm / 5' 11"
Weight 73kg / 11st 6lbs

Joined Cross Keys after leaving Newport. Also played for Ebbw Vale and Pontypool. Emigrated to USA where he took up coaching. 

Newport RFC record : 1982/3 to 1986/7: 90 app / 9t / 5c / 1dg.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1982/1983 28 18 0 10 1 5 0 1 17  
  1983/1984 33 25 1 7 3 0 0 0 12  
  1984/1985 16 13 0 3 3 0 0 0 12  
  1985/1986 5 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0  
  1986/1987 8 7 0 1 2 0 0 0 8  
  Total 90 64 2 24 9 5 0 1 49  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  16/10/1982 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 6  
  23/10/1982 Wasps CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  27/10/1982 Newport District CE 0 1 0 0 2 W 34 - 0  
  30/10/1982 Torquay CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 3  
  06/11/1982 Moseley CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 21  
  10/11/1982 Pontypridd CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 17  
  13/11/1982 Rosslyn Park CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 18  
  20/11/1982 St Peters CE 0 4 0 0 8 W 24 - 4  
  24/11/1982 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 14  
  27/11/1982 London Welsh CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 16  
  04/12/1982 Bristol Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 11  
  23/02/1983 UAU CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 54 - 7  
  26/02/1983 Abertillery CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 3  
  02/03/1983 Penarth CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 0  
  09/03/1983 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  12/03/1983 Pontypridd CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 45 - 6  
  16/03/1983 Cross Keys CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 13  
  26/03/1983 Cardiff CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 8  
  29/03/1983 Rhymney CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 10  
  02/04/1983 Moseley CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 25 - 10  
  04/04/1983 London Welsh CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 18  
  09/04/1983 Bath Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 13  
  11/04/1983 Newbridge CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 13  
  13/04/1983 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 28  
  16/04/1983 Torquay CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 9  
  24/04/1983 Newbridge CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 9  
  26/04/1983 Bargoed CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 16  
  29/04/1983 Maesteg CE 0 0 0 1 3 L 7 - 12  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1983 Newport District CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 62 - 7  
  03/09/1983 Coventry CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 16  
  14/09/1983 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 30  
  17/09/1983 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 34  
  24/09/1983 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 21  
  01/10/1983 Cardiff CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 21  
  04/10/1983 Barbarians CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 18 - 18  
  07/10/1983 Tredegar CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 13  
  12/10/1983 Abertillery CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  15/10/1983 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 3  
  21/10/1983 Glamorgan Wanderers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 6  
  29/10/1983 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 14  
  02/11/1983 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 6  
  05/11/1983 Moseley CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 12  
  17/12/1983 Ammanford CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 67 - 9  
  26/12/1983 South Glamorgan Institute Rep 1 0 0 0 4 W 39 - 30  
  28/12/1983 Maesteg WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 53 - 14  
  03/03/1984 Newbridge CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 14  
  07/03/1984 Ebbw Vale CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 35 - 3  
  10/03/1984 Pontypridd CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 0  
  15/03/1984 Penarth CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 3  
  24/03/1984 Richmond CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 51 - 6  
  26/03/1984 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 15  
  28/03/1984 Penarth CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 42 - 10  
  31/03/1984 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  04/04/1984 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 17  
  10/04/1984 Newbridge CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 17  
  21/04/1984 Moseley CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 18  
  23/04/1984 London Welsh FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 9  
  30/04/1984 Bath Rugby FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 52 - 7  
  15/05/1984 Lisbon U23 CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 22  
  22/05/1984 Tecnico CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 13  
  24/05/1984 Lisbon CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 10  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1984 Coventry CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 12  
  03/09/1984 Nelson CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 7  
  08/09/1984 Bristol Rugby CE 2 0 0 0 8 W 21 - 15  
  12/09/1984 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 35  
  15/09/1984 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 18  
  27/02/1985 Abertillery CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 3  
  06/03/1985 Ebbw Vale CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 22  
  23/03/1985 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 26  
  26/03/1985 Penarth FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 54 - 4  
  29/03/1985 Cross Keys FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  08/04/1985 London Welsh CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 6  
  13/04/1985 Bath Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  27/04/1985 Nottingham WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 16  
  30/04/1985 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 4 W 35 - 34  
  26/05/1985 Barcelona FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 73 - 0  
  29/05/1985 UE St Boiana FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 48 - 6  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  11/09/1985 Pill Harriers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 13  
  14/09/1985 Bristol Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 21  
  18/09/1985 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 16  
  21/09/1985 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 22  
  23/11/1985 London Welsh CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 15 - 15  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/10/1986 Newport District CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 36 - 9  
  11/10/1986 Newbridge CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 16  
  15/10/1986 Abertillery CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 19  
  24/01/1987 University College, Swansea Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 3  
  28/01/1987 Cross Keys CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 13  
  21/03/1987 Brixham CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 25  
  20/04/1987 London Welsh CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 51 - 24  
  25/04/1987 Nottingham FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 4  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
Clubs: - Caldicot - Cross Keys - Ebbw Vale - Newport - Pontypool -

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