Vince Griffiths

Vince Griffiths

Position: Flyhalf

Born 29/05/1901
Died 07/01/1967
Place Of Birth Pontypridd

Vince attended West Mon School and Bristol University. Played for Pontypool. Won 3 Welsh caps in 1924 (S,I,F) and British Lion South Africa 1924 - played 6 games as centre. Played for Newport vs Maoris 1926 and Waratahs 1927. Newport captain 1928/9.

Newport RFC record : 1923/4-1928/9 : 197 apps / 42t / 1c / 1p / 13dg.

Died Jan 7th 1967 at Newport.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1923/1924 32 24 3 5 11 1 0 4 51  
  1924/1925 15 12 1 2 0 0 0 1 4  
  1925/1926 37 25 1 11 8 0 0 1 28  
  1926/1927 37 20 4 13 11 0 0 2 41  
  1927/1928 39 29 4 6 6 0 0 3 30  
  1928/1929 37 21 4 12 6 0 1 2 29  
  Total 197 131 17 49 42 1 1 13 183  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  15/09/1923 Tredegar FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  22/09/1923 Penarth FH 0 1 0 0 2 W 26 - 0  
  29/09/1923 Bristol Bears FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  06/10/1923 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  13/10/1923 Blackheath FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 12 - 5  
  03/11/1923 Harlequins FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 3  
  05/11/1923 Oxford University FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  10/11/1923 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 3  
  17/11/1923 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  01/12/1923 Aberavon FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  08/12/1923 Ebbw Vale FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  22/12/1923 Pill Harriers FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 7  
  26/12/1923 Watsonians FH 0 0 0 1 4 W 21 - 9  
  27/12/1923 Racing Club de France FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 0  
  29/12/1923 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  05/01/1924 Plymouth Albion FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  07/01/1924 Devonport Services FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 8  
  19/01/1924 Llanhilleth FH 2 0 0 1 10 W 41 - 0  
  24/01/1924 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  26/01/1924 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 3  
  09/02/1924 Leicester Tigers FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 8  
  16/02/1924 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  23/02/1924 London Welsh FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 5  
  01/03/1924 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  31/03/1924 Northampton Saints FH 1 0 0 0 3 L 3 - 6  
  05/04/1924 Cardiff FH 1 0 0 1 7 W 14 - 12  
  12/04/1924 Abercarn FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 5  
  14/04/1924 Pill Harriers FH 2 0 0 0 6 W 6 - 4  
  19/04/1924 Devonport Services FH 2 0 0 0 6 W 27 - 16  
  21/04/1924 Ebbw Vale FH 0 0 0 1 4 W 10 - 0  
  22/04/1924 Plymouth Albion FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 30 - 3  
  26/04/1924 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  18/10/1924 Leicester Tigers FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 9  
  25/10/1924 Abertillery FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 6  
  01/11/1924 Harlequins FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  08/11/1924 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  06/12/1924 Devonport Services FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  13/12/1924 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  19/03/1925 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  21/03/1925 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  25/03/1925 Plymouth Albion FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  28/03/1925 Plymouth Albion FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  04/04/1925 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 1 4 W 4 - 3  
  11/04/1925 Blackheath FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 6  
  13/04/1925 Cross Keys FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  20/04/1925 Pill Harriers FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  25/04/1925 Abertillery FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 4  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  12/09/1925 Abertillery FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 3  
  26/09/1925 Scarlets FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 9  
  03/10/1925 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 16  
  10/10/1925 Blackheath FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 8  
  17/10/1925 Leicester Tigers FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  24/10/1925 Devonport Services FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 5  
  31/10/1925 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 6  
  07/11/1925 Harlequins FH 0 0 0 1 4 W 10 - 9  
  09/11/1925 Oxford University FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  14/11/1925 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 5  
  21/11/1925 Gloucester Rugby FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 3  
  28/11/1925 Swansea FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 21 - 3  
  12/12/1925 Cross Keys FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  14/12/1925 Cambridge University FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 9  
  19/12/1925 Aberavon FH 1 0 0 0 3 L 3 - 9  
  26/12/1925 Watsonians FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 6  
  28/12/1925 Racing Club de France FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  02/01/1926 Plymouth Albion FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 3  
  04/01/1926 Devonport Services FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 0  
  09/01/1926 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 11  
  23/01/1926 Penarth FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 7  
  30/01/1926 Bristol Bears FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 10  
  06/02/1926 Abertillery FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  13/02/1926 Leicester Tigers FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 11  
  20/02/1926 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  27/02/1926 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  06/03/1926 Richmond FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 16  
  20/03/1926 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 9  
  27/03/1926 Blackheath FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  03/04/1926 London Welsh FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 24 - 3  
  05/04/1926 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  06/04/1926 Barbarians FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  10/04/1926 Plymouth Albion FH 2 0 0 0 6 W 22 - 8  
  12/04/1926 Pill Harriers FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  19/04/1926 Bristol Bears FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  21/04/1926 Penarth FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 20 - 7  
  24/04/1926 Bath Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 9  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  11/09/1926 Abertillery FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  18/09/1926 Penarth FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 31 - 3  
  02/10/1926 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 11  
  09/10/1926 Blackheath FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  16/10/1926 Leicester Tigers FH 1 0 0 0 3 L 17 - 19  
  21/10/1926 New Zealand Maori FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  23/10/1926 Aberavon FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 6  
  30/10/1926 Bath Rugby FH 2 0 0 0 6 L 6 - 8  
  06/11/1926 Moseley FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 3  
  11/11/1926 Oxford University FH 2 0 0 1 10 W 33 - 7  
  13/11/1926 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 14  
  20/11/1926 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 6  
  27/11/1926 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  02/12/1926 Guy's Hospital FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 9  
  04/12/1926 Bristol Bears FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 12  
  11/12/1926 Old Blues FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 3  
  18/12/1926 Scarlets FH 1 0 0 0 3 D 9 - 9  
  27/12/1926 Watsonians FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 8  
  28/12/1926 Neath FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 9  
  01/01/1927 Plymouth Albion FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 9  
  03/01/1927 Devonport Services FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 10  
  15/01/1927 Richmond FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 8  
  29/01/1927 Bristol Bears FH 1 0 0 0 3 L 6 - 8  
  12/02/1927 Leicester Tigers FH 0 0 0 1 4 W 12 - 8  
  19/02/1927 Cardiff CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 9  
  05/03/1927 Plymouth Albion FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  12/03/1927 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 5  
  19/03/1927 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  21/03/1927 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  26/03/1927 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  28/03/1927 Pill Harriers FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 33 - 4  
  02/04/1927 Old Merchant Taylors CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 0  
  16/04/1927 Blackheath FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 12 - 11  
  18/04/1927 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  19/04/1927 Barbarians FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  23/04/1927 Cross Keys FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 15  
  30/04/1927 Crawshays FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 14  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  10/09/1927 Penarth SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  17/09/1927 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  22/09/1927 Australia FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 20  
  08/10/1927 Blackheath FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 6  
  10/10/1927 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 1 4 W 7 - 0  
  15/10/1927 Leicester Tigers FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  22/10/1927 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  29/10/1927 Aberavon FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  05/11/1927 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  12/11/1927 Moseley FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 0  
  19/11/1927 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 3  
  26/11/1927 Crumlin FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  30/11/1927 Oxford University FH 1 0 0 1 7 W 12 - 6  
  03/12/1927 Cross Keys FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 13  
  10/12/1927 Bristol Bears FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  24/12/1927 Cross Keys FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  26/12/1927 Watsonians FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  27/12/1927 Racing Club de France FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  31/12/1927 Plymouth Albion FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  02/01/1928 Devonport Services FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 8  
  07/01/1928 Richmond FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 3  
  14/01/1928 Penarth FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 13  
  21/01/1928 Pill Harriers FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 38 - 0  
  28/01/1928 Bristol Bears FH 1 0 0 0 3 D 3 - 3  
  04/02/1928 Guy's Hospital FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  11/02/1928 Leicester Tigers FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  18/02/1928 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  25/02/1928 Gloucester Rugby FH 0 0 0 1 4 W 22 - 0  
  03/03/1928 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 12  
  17/03/1928 Scarlets FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 8  
  24/03/1928 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 11  
  31/03/1928 Blackheath FH 2 0 0 0 6 W 8 - 0  
  02/04/1928 Risca FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 4  
  07/04/1928 London Welsh FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 9  
  09/04/1928 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  10/04/1928 Barbarians FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  14/04/1928 Abertillery FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  21/04/1928 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  28/04/1928 Plymouth Albion FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  15/09/1928 Penarth FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 9  
  17/09/1928 Pill Harriers FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  22/09/1928 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  24/09/1928 Pontypool FH 1 0 0 0 3 L 3 - 6  
  29/09/1928 Scarlets FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  06/10/1928 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  13/10/1928 Blackheath FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 0  
  20/10/1928 Leicester Tigers FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 5  
  25/10/1928 Oxford University FH 0 0 0 1 4 W 18 - 16  
  03/11/1928 Aberavon FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  10/11/1928 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 12  
  17/11/1928 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 19 - 19  
  24/11/1928 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 8  
  26/11/1928 Cambridge University CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 19  
  01/12/1928 Cross Keys FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  08/12/1928 Bristol Bears FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 18  
  15/12/1928 Moseley FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 35 - 5  
  22/12/1928 Abertillery FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  26/12/1928 Watsonians FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  29/12/1928 Plymouth Albion FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  05/01/1929 Richmond FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 10  
  12/01/1929 Penarth CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 3  
  19/01/1929 Plymouth Albion CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  26/01/1929 Bristol Bears CE 0 0 1 1 7 W 16 - 8  
  02/02/1929 Old Blues FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  09/02/1929 Leicester Tigers CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  23/02/1929 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 15  
  02/03/1929 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  09/03/1929 Edgeware FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 3  
  14/03/1929 Bath Rugby FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 10  
  16/03/1929 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 11  
  21/03/1929 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 11  
  30/03/1929 Guy's Hospital FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 48 - 0  
  01/04/1929 Pontypool SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  02/04/1929 Barbarians FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 4  
  13/04/1929 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  27/04/1929 Crawshays FH 1 0 0 0 3 W 18 - 3  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 3 1 0 2 1 0 0 1 7  
  British and Irish Lions 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0  
Clubs: - Newport - Pontypool -
Education: - University of Bristol - West Monmouth Grammar School -
Honours: - British and Irish Lions - Wales -

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