Byron Hayward

Byron Hayward

Position: Flyhalf

Date Of Birth 22/02/1969 (49)
Place Of Birth Cardiff
Height 170cm / 5' 7"
Weight 85kg / 13st 5lbs
Cardiff born - attended Nantyglo Comprehensive School. Played for Abertillery Youth, Wales Youth (capt) (1987-9), U19, U21, Wales A. Joined from Abertillery where he set record 348pts in 1989/90 but switched to Newbridge. Rejoined 1994/5 from Abertillery where he had scored 236pts previous season. Serious neck injury against Cross Keys in Oct ’94 ruled him out until the following year. Left Newport in 1995/6 to join Ebbw Vale where he won Welsh Caps. Played for Llanelli 1999/0, Gloucester., Sale. Welsh ABA Boxing Champion. Later Welsh U19 coach. Nickname : Stripe or Eddie.

Newoport RFC record : 1989/90 & 1994/5 : 17 apps / 3t / 21c / 26p / 3dg =144pts.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1989/1990 4 2 0 2 0 6 6 1 33  
  1994/1995 13 4 1 8 3 15 20 2 111  
  Total 17 6 1 10 3 21 26 3 144  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  06/09/1989 Pill Harriers FH 0 0 3 1 12 W 20 - 10  
  09/09/1989 Penarth FH 0 6 1 0 15 W 55 - 6  
  13/09/1989 Pontypool FH 0 0 1 0 3 L 7 - 34  
  16/09/1989 Neath FH 0 0 1 0 3 L 7 - 30  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  27/08/1994 Dunvant FH 0 0 2 0 6 L 6 - 16  
  03/09/1994 Newbridge FH 0 0 2 0 6 L 6 - 15  
  07/09/1994 Abertillery FH 0 1 7 1 26 W 31 - 21  
  24/09/1994 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 1 0 0 2 L 7 - 51  
  01/10/1994 Pontypridd FH 0 0 1 0 3 L 3 - 10  
  04/10/1994 Barbarians FH 0 5 0 0 10 L 45 - 54  
  22/10/1994 Cross Keys FH 0 1 2 0 8 D 13 - 13  
  02/01/1995 Abertillery Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 10  
  14/01/1995 Pontypool FH 1 2 1 0 12 L 22 - 23  
  04/02/1995 Pontypridd FB 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 29  
  11/03/1995 Scarlets FH 1 0 3 0 14 W 19 - 8  
  22/03/1995 Newport District FH 1 4 1 0 16 W 62 - 0  
  01/04/1995 Treorchy FH 0 1 1 1 8 L 13 - 33  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 2 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 15  
Clubs: - Gloucester Rugby - Sale Sharks - Abertillery - Ebbw Vale - Newbridge - Newport - Pontypool -
Education: - Nantyglo Comprehensive School -
Region: - Scarlets - Dragons -
Honours: - Wales - Wales A - Wales Youth -

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