Chris Webber

Chris Webber

Position: Fullback

Date Of Birth 18/12/1955 (61)
Place Of Birth Mountain Ash
Height 185cm / 6' 1"
Weight 89kg / 14st

Attended Cardiff TC. Newport RFC debut vs Watsonians (H) Dec 1976. Played in winning1977 Cup Final  vs Cardiff.  Welsh Squad in 1977/8. Transferred to Cardiff. Welsh tour 1980. Teacher at Brecon College. Asst coach at Llandovery 2004/5. 

Newport RFC record : 1976/7 -1979/80 : 49 apps / 12t / 37c / 30p / 2dg = 218pts.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1976/1977 5 5 0 0 2 8 8 0 48  
  1977/1978 18 13 0 5 3 20 18 0 106  
  1978/1979 21 14 1 6 4 6 2 1 37  
  1979/1980 5 0 1 4 3 3 2 1 27  
  Total 49 32 2 15 12 37 30 2 218  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  27/12/1976 Watsonians FB 1 3 1 0 13 W 33 - 3  
  12/03/1977 Glamorgan Wanderers FB 0 0 3 0 9 W 29 - 7  
  02/04/1977 Bath Rugby FB 1 3 2 0 16 W 32 - 7  
  11/04/1977 London Welsh FB 0 1 1 0 5 W 33 - 12  
  30/04/1977 Cardiff CE 0 1 1 0 5 W 16 - 15  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1977 Penarth CE 0 1 0 0 2 W 18 - 0  
  03/09/1977 Coventry FB 0 0 3 0 9 W 21 - 17  
  20/09/1977 Newbridge FB 0 0 2 0 6 W 10 - 4  
  24/09/1977 Swansea FB 0 1 2 0 8 W 16 - 13  
  12/11/1977 Pontypridd FB 0 1 1 0 5 W 13 - 10  
  19/11/1977 Llanharan FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 4  
  26/11/1977 London Welsh FB 0 2 0 0 4 W 20 - 4  
  03/12/1977 Bristol Rugby FB 0 0 1 0 3 W 21 - 7  
  21/12/1977 Gloucester Rugby FB 0 1 1 0 5 W 17 - 0  
  02/01/1978 Abertillery FB 2 8 1 0 27 W 67 - 0  
  06/02/1978 Bridgend Ravens FB 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 11  
  26/03/1978 London Welsh FB 0 0 2 0 6 L 10 - 20  
  27/03/1978 Barbarians FB 0 1 1 0 5 W 13 - 0  
  01/04/1978 Aberavon FB 0 1 0 0 2 W 10 - 6  
  05/04/1978 Cardiff FB 0 1 1 0 5 L 9 - 28  
  19/04/1978 Neath FB 1 3 0 0 10 W 18 - 0  
  22/04/1978 Bath Rugby FB 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 15  
  29/04/1978 Swansea FB 0 0 3 0 9 L 9 - 13  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/09/1978 Coventry FB 0 1 0 0 2 W 14 - 8  
  06/09/1978 Bath Rugby FB 0 0 0 0 0 D 4 - 4  
  09/09/1978 Bristol Rugby FB 1 0 0 0 4 W 29 - 24  
  13/09/1978 Pontypool FB 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 30  
  16/09/1978 Neath FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  19/09/1978 Newbridge FB 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 16  
  14/10/1978 Blackheath FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 12  
  18/10/1978 Newbridge FB 1 2 0 0 8 W 20 - 0  
  20/10/1978 Gloucester Rugby FB 0 1 1 0 5 L 9 - 16  
  01/11/1978 Ebbw Vale FB 0 0 0 1 3 W 13 - 4  
  04/11/1978 Moseley FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  12/11/1978 Rosslyn Park FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  18/11/1978 Newport HSOB FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 0  
  25/11/1978 London Welsh FB 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 10  
  09/12/1978 Aberavon FB 2 1 0 0 10 W 30 - 3  
  23/12/1978 Abercarn FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  30/12/1978 St Luke's College, Exeter FB 0 1 0 0 2 W 26 - 12  
  17/01/1979 Cross Keys FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 0  
  27/01/1979 Scarlets FB 0 0 1 0 3 L 12 - 18  
  06/02/1979 Bridgend Ravens FB 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 7  
  20/02/1979 Cross Keys FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/08/1979 SA Training College FB 0 0 2 0 6 L 10 - 13  
  04/08/1979 Western Transvaal FB 0 3 0 0 6 L 22 - 38  
  11/08/1979 South Africa Rugby Association CE 1 0 0 0 4 D 18 - 18  
  15/08/1979 Eastern Province Kings CE 1 0 0 0 4 L 16 - 19  
  18/08/1979 Northern Transvaal U25 FB 1 0 0 1 7 L 20 - 23  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
Clubs: - Cardiff - Newport -
Education: - Cardiff College of Education -
Region: - Glamorgan -
Honours: - Wales -

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