Gary Abraham

Gary Abraham

Position: Flyhalf

Height 175cm / 5' 9"
Weight 71kg / 11st 2lbs

Gary joined Newport RFC in 1988 from Glamorgan Wanderers while studying at Glamorgan Institute, Treforest. He played mainly at outside half but also appeared in other positions behind the scrum. In season 1988/9 he scored 349pts (incl Canada tour). He played at outside half against Wayne Shelford's All Blacks in 1989 at Rodney Parade and dropped a goal and also converted Kieron Gregory's try.

Played for Haverfordwest, Glamorgan Wdrs, Welsh Students, Wales U20, Pembrokeshire and Monmouthshire. He played in British Polytechnic Cup Final in 1988. Left Newport to work in London and play for Rosslyn Park in 1992/3.

NRFC record : 1987/8-1991/2 : 105 apps / 13t / 129c / 136p / 8dg = 742pts  and is currently  1 of only 9 players to have scored over 700 pts for Newport RFC.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1987/1988 13 8 0 5 2 26 21 3 132  
  1988/1989 41 24 1 16 5 64 66 1 349  
  1989/1990 22 8 0 14 2 18 27 2 131  
  1990/1991 23 16 1 6 3 21 22 2 126  
  1991/1992 6 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 4  
  Total 105 60 2 43 13 129 136 8 742  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  04/03/1988 Penarth FH 0 5 1 0 13 W 37 - 4  
  12/03/1988 Scarlets FH 1 0 1 0 7 L 29 - 50  
  23/03/1988 Pontypridd FH 0 0 4 0 12 L 12 - 13  
  26/03/1988 Cross Keys FH 0 2 2 0 10 W 22 - 21  
  28/03/1988 Cardiff FH 0 2 2 0 10 W 26 - 19  
  02/04/1988 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 20  
  04/04/1988 London Welsh FH 0 1 0 1 5 W 21 - 18  
  13/04/1988 Bath Rugby FH 0 0 1 0 3 L 7 - 22  
  16/04/1988 Torquay FH 1 8 0 0 20 W 64 - 10  
  19/04/1988 Tredegar CE 0 3 3 0 15 W 31 - 13  
  23/04/1988 Rockcliff FH 0 2 2 0 10 W 30 - 3  
  25/04/1988 Manchester FH 0 2 1 1 10 W 38 - 10  
  30/04/1988 Neath FH 0 1 4 1 17 L 21 - 24  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/08/1988 Coventry FH 0 0 3 0 9 L 13 - 15  
  07/09/1988 Pill Harriers FH 0 2 2 0 10 W 22 - 0  
  14/09/1988 Pontypool FH 0 0 2 0 6 L 6 - 12  
  17/09/1988 Neath FH 0 1 2 0 8 L 16 - 33  
  24/09/1988 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 7  
  28/09/1988 Cross Keys FH 1 4 2 0 18 W 34 - 8  
  01/10/1988 Cardiff FH 0 0 2 0 6 L 10 - 36  
  04/10/1988 Barbarians FH 0 3 0 0 6 L 18 - 60  
  08/10/1988 Newbridge FH 0 1 1 0 5 L 13 - 26  
  12/10/1988 Scarlets FH 0 1 1 0 5 L 9 - 30  
  15/10/1988 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 1 3 0 11 L 15 - 19  
  22/10/1988 Glamorgan Wanderers FH 1 1 3 0 15 W 23 - 9  
  26/10/1988 Ebbw Vale FH 0 4 0 0 8 W 32 - 24  
  29/10/1988 London Welsh CE 0 3 1 0 9 W 29 - 14  
  05/11/1988 Moseley CE 0 1 0 0 2 W 37 - 15  
  12/11/1988 Aberavon CE 0 3 1 0 9 W 24 - 20  
  19/11/1988 Llangennech CE 0 3 3 0 15 W 35 - 6  
  23/11/1988 Cross Keys CE 0 3 2 0 12 W 36 - 12  
  25/11/1988 Pontypridd CE 0 0 2 0 6 L 6 - 12  
  03/12/1988 Bristol Rugby CE 0 2 2 0 10 W 22 - 15  
  10/12/1988 Bath Rugby FH 0 1 4 1 17 D 21 - 21  
  17/12/1988 Hirwaun FH 0 3 0 0 6 W 40 - 4  
  19/12/1988 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 2 0 6 L 6 - 42  
  26/12/1988 Newbridge FH 0 1 2 0 8 L 20 - 25  
  31/12/1988 Nottingham FH 0 4 4 0 20 W 36 - 21  
  07/01/1989 Bridgend Ravens FH 1 2 1 0 11 W 15 - 10  
  14/01/1989 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 29  
  28/01/1989 Newbridge CE 0 0 1 0 3 L 3 - 7  
  07/02/1989 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 2 0 6 L 13 - 21  
  04/03/1989 Camborne CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  22/03/1989 Pontypridd CE 0 0 3 0 9 L 17 - 38  
  25/03/1989 Pontypool CE 0 2 0 0 4 W 25 - 19  
  01/04/1989 Moseley CE 0 1 0 0 2 W 35 - 9  
  10/04/1989 Aberavon CE 0 2 3 0 13 W 37 - 24  
  15/04/1989 Bristol Rugby Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 19  
  22/04/1989 Glamorgan Wanderers CE 1 1 3 0 15 W 27 - 12  
  26/04/1989 Abertillery CE 0 1 3 0 11 W 55 - 6  
  04/05/1989 East Ontario CE 0 3 1 0 9 W 36 - 12  
  05/05/1989 Niagara CE 0 3 1 0 9 W 28 - 12  
  06/05/1989 Brampton CE 0 4 3 0 17 W 33 - 7  
  07/05/1989 Ontario CE 1 3 1 0 13 W 29 - 25  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  13/09/1989 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 34  
  16/09/1989 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 30  
  23/09/1989 Swansea CE 0 0 3 1 12 L 19 - 29  
  18/10/1989 Scarlets FH 0 0 2 0 6 L 6 - 58  
  21/10/1989 Gloucester Rugby FH 1 0 2 0 10 L 10 - 31  
  31/10/1989 New Zealand FH 0 1 0 1 5 L 9 - 54  
  04/11/1989 Moseley FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 29  
  09/12/1989 Glamorgan Wanderers FH 0 0 4 0 12 W 20 - 9  
  16/12/1989 Treherbert FH 0 2 1 0 7 W 31 - 3  
  26/12/1989 Newbridge FH 0 0 2 0 6 L 10 - 16  
  10/01/1990 Ebbw Vale FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 12  
  13/01/1990 Swansea FB 0 2 2 0 10 L 21 - 32  
  10/02/1990 Pontypridd FH 0 1 2 0 8 W 12 - 3  
  14/02/1990 Abertillery FB 0 0 1 0 3 L 3 - 17  
  24/02/1990 Swansea FB 0 0 1 0 3 L 14 - 28  
  14/03/1990 Cardiff FB 0 1 3 0 11 W 15 - 9  
  17/03/1990 Cross Keys FB 0 2 3 0 13 W 25 - 4  
  27/03/1990 Penarth FH 1 7 0 0 18 W 80 - 6  
  31/03/1990 Aberavon FB 0 2 0 0 4 L 12 - 21  
  07/04/1990 Moseley Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 8  
  14/04/1990 Pontypool FH 0 0 1 0 3 L 3 - 25  
  21/04/1990 Bristol Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 23  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  20/10/1990 Ebbw Vale CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 40 - 11  
  27/10/1990 Cross Keys CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 0  
  30/10/1990 Barbarians CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 43 - 6  
  03/11/1990 Nottingham FH 0 3 1 1 12 W 32 - 13  
  10/11/1990 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 39 - 15  
  16/11/1990 Cardiff FH 0 0 1 0 3 L 3 - 17  
  24/11/1990 South Wales Police FH 0 2 4 0 16 W 24 - 6  
  28/11/1990 Scarlets FH 1 1 3 0 15 L 19 - 33  
  01/12/1990 Bristol Rugby FH 0 0 1 0 3 L 3 - 16  
  08/12/1990 Tredegar FH 0 1 0 0 2 W 38 - 0  
  22/12/1990 Amman United CE 0 2 0 0 4 W 22 - 0  
  05/01/1991 Bridgend Ravens CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 6  
  12/01/1991 Penarth FH 1 7 0 0 18 W 78 - 3  
  26/01/1991 Neath Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 18  
  30/01/1991 Scarlets FH 0 1 1 0 5 L 9 - 16  
  15/02/1991 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 1 0 3 L 3 - 20  
  20/02/1991 Abertillery FB 0 1 3 0 11 W 19 - 7  
  09/03/1991 Cross Keys FH 0 0 2 0 6 W 14 - 0  
  15/03/1991 Bath Rugby FH 0 1 3 0 11 D 15 - 15  
  24/03/1991 Aberavon FB 0 0 1 0 3 W 38 - 21  
  13/04/1991 South Wales Police CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 7  
  20/04/1991 Bristol Rugby CE 0 2 1 0 7 W 37 - 32  
  27/04/1991 Tredegar FH 0 0 0 1 3 W 27 - 6  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  07/09/1991 Coventry Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 7  
  14/09/1991 Richmond CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 24 - 28  
  21/09/1991 Cross Keys CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 38 - 13  
  28/09/1991 Blackheath CE 1 0 0 0 4 W 56 - 0  
  18/10/1991 Ebbw Vale Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 10  
  25/10/1991 Bristol Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 11  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
Clubs: - Rosslyn Park - Glamorgan Wanderers - Haverfordwest - Newport -
Region: - Monmouthshire - Pembrokeshire -
Honours: - Wales Students - Wales U20 -

Latest News

Dragons Website