Ernie Hammett

Ernie Hammett

Position: Centre

Born 15/10/1891
Died 23/06/1947
Place Of Birth Radstock
Somerset born Ernie attended Newport High School. Graduate of Trinity College, Dublin. Member of Pill Harriers Invincible side 1919. Invited to play for Wales but had accepted the day before to play for England. (8 caps 1920-1922 / 6c). Played for Wales Amateur Soccer and also Newport County and Treharris. Played for Blackheath and British XV.

Newport RFC record :1919/20-1922/3 : 66 apps / 24t / 38c / 5p / 7dg. 

Died 23 June 1947.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1919/1920 31 26 3 2 13 18 0 2 83  
  1920/1921 29 21 4 4 10 18 5 4 97  
  1921/1922 5 5 0 0 1 2 0 1 11  
  1922/1923 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 66 53 7 6 24 38 5 7 191  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  20/09/1919 Blaenavon CE 0 2 0 0 4 W 46 - 0  
  27/09/1919 Penarth CE 3 6 0 0 21 W 39 - 0  
  04/10/1919 Cardiff CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 29 - 3  
  06/10/1919 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  11/10/1919 Cross Keys CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  18/10/1919 Blackheath CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 5  
  25/10/1919 Leicester Tigers CE 0 1 0 0 2 W 11 - 0  
  01/11/1919 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  08/11/1919 Harlequins CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 0  
  15/11/1919 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  22/11/1919 Cardiff CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 18 - 0  
  25/11/1919 Oxford University CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  29/11/1919 Pill Harriers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  13/12/1919 Cambridge University CE 1 3 0 0 9 W 40 - 8  
  20/12/1919 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  26/12/1919 Watsonians CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 0  
  27/12/1919 Barbarians CE 0 1 0 0 2 W 19 - 0  
  05/01/1920 Exeter Chiefs CE 3 1 0 0 11 W 33 - 4  
  10/01/1920 Penarth CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  04/02/1920 Bristol Bears CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  21/02/1920 Bristol Bears CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  23/02/1920 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 7  
  06/03/1920 Cardiff CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  27/03/1920 Cardiff CE 1 0 0 1 7 W 26 - 14  
  29/03/1920 Cross Keys CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  03/04/1920 Gloucester Rugby CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 23 - 3  
  05/04/1920 British Army CE 0 2 0 0 4 W 40 - 0  
  06/04/1920 Abertillery CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 9  
  10/04/1920 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 4  
  17/04/1920 Plymouth Albion CE 0 2 0 0 4 W 16 - 0  
  24/04/1920 Abertillery CE 0 0 0 1 4 W 4 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  18/09/1920 Talywain CE 0 2 0 0 4 W 13 - 3  
  25/09/1920 Penarth CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 28 - 5  
  02/10/1920 Cardiff CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  09/10/1920 Cross Keys CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  16/10/1920 Blackheath CE 0 0 1 1 7 W 7 - 0  
  23/10/1920 Leicester Tigers CE 1 2 0 0 7 W 22 - 3  
  30/10/1920 London Welsh CE 1 2 0 0 7 W 16 - 0  
  01/11/1920 Cambridge University CE 0 1 0 0 2 W 9 - 8  
  06/11/1920 Harlequins CE 1 4 0 0 11 W 34 - 6  
  11/11/1920 Oxford University CE 0 3 0 0 6 W 25 - 6  
  13/11/1920 Cardiff CE 0 1 1 0 5 W 8 - 7  
  20/11/1920 Pill Harriers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  25/11/1920 Neath CE 0 1 1 1 9 W 15 - 3  
  27/11/1920 Swansea CE 0 1 1 0 5 W 11 - 0  
  11/12/1920 Devonport Services CE 3 0 0 0 9 W 62 - 0  
  27/12/1920 Watsonians CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 5  
  28/12/1920 Barbarians CE 2 0 0 1 10 W 39 - 0  
  10/01/1921 Exeter Chiefs CE 0 0 1 0 3 W 14 - 0  
  22/01/1921 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 6  
  29/01/1921 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 12  
  05/02/1921 Bristol Bears CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 13  
  08/02/1921 Racing Club de France CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  17/02/1921 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 7  
  19/02/1921 Abertillery CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  05/03/1921 Cardiff CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  09/04/1921 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  16/04/1921 Plymouth Albion CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 18 - 3  
  21/04/1921 Swansea CE 0 0 0 1 4 D 7 - 7  
  30/04/1921 Bristol Bears CE 0 1 0 0 2 W 17 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  07/11/1921 Oxford University CE 0 0 0 1 4 W 12 - 11  
  22/12/1921 Racing Club de France CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 0  
  24/12/1921 Pill Harriers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 3  
  26/12/1921 Watsonians CE 1 2 0 0 7 W 22 - 3  
  27/03/1922 Northampton Saints CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 5  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  27/12/1922 Aberavon CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  England 8 6 0 2 0 6 0 0 12  
Clubs: - Blackheath - Trinity College, Dublin - Cardiff - Newport - Pill Harriers -
Education: - Newport High School -
Region: - Somerset - Surrey -
Invitational: - Barbarians - British XV -
Honours: - England -

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