Sam Waldron

Sam Waldron

Position: Back Row

Date Of Birth 19/04/1980 (36)
Place Of Birth Malmesbury
Height 191cm / 6' 3"
Weight 102kg / 16st

English born Sam made his first appearance for Newport in 2000/1. Has played for Welsh Crawshays. Loaned and then joined Pontypool including when they won Division 1 championship. Sam returned to Rodney Parade in 2003/4 to make 27 apps scoring 6 tries.

Popular Sam - normally  a back-row  but has also played in 2nd row - made his 150th official appearance in 2010/1 at Pandy Park vs Cross Keys in May 2011.

Made 200th appearance when he came on as a rep at Bridgend vs Ravens on 1st March 2014

Retired end 2014/5 season.


Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  2000/2001 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  2001/2002 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  2003/2004 27 24 0 3 6 0 0 0 30  
  2004/2005 29 25 0 4 9 0 0 0 45  
  2005/2006 29 18 0 11 3 0 0 0 15  
  2008/2009 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
  2009/2010 32 20 0 12 2 0 0 0 10  
  2010/2011 27 18 0 9 2 0 0 0 10  
  2011/2012 23 6 0 17 2 0 0 0 10  
  2012/2013 13 7 0 6 0 0 0 0 0  
  2013/2014 20 6 0 14 1 0 0 0 5  
  2014/2015 4 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 210 130 0 80 25 0 0 0 125  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  08/01/2001 University of Wales Institute Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 47 - 17  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  18/11/2001 Uruguay Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 59 - 5  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  06/09/2003 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 16  
  13/09/2003 Ebbw Vale N8 1 0 0 0 5 W 38 - 22  
  04/10/2003 Llanelli FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 44 - 17  
  11/10/2003 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 40 - 16  
  18/10/2003 Llandovery Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 58 - 34  
  25/10/2003 Carmarthen Quins FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 31  
  29/10/2003 Bedwas Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 64 - 5  
  01/11/2003 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 11  
  08/11/2003 Bridgend Ravens FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 10  
  15/11/2003 Neath Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 37  
  22/11/2003 Aberavon FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 31 - 15  
  29/11/2003 Caerphilly FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 35  
  06/12/2003 Pontypool Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 15  
  27/12/2003 Bridgend Athletic FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 48 - 3  
  13/01/2004 Llanelli FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 44 - 9  
  17/01/2004 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 23  
  25/01/2004 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  07/02/2004 Carmarthen Quins FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 17  
  11/02/2004 Pontypridd FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 30 - 24  
  18/02/2004 Newbridge FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 62 - 0  
  06/03/2004 Llandovery FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 47 - 37  
  24/03/2004 Bedwas FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 21 - 22  
  03/04/2004 Bridgend Ravens FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 44 - 17  
  10/04/2004 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 27  
  24/04/2004 Caerphilly FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 43 - 7  
  01/05/2004 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 22  
  09/05/2004 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 26  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  04/09/2004 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 16  
  11/09/2004 Caerphilly Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 13  
  15/09/2004 Bedwas FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 7  
  18/09/2004 Cardiff Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 27  
  25/09/2004 Bridgend Ravens Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 40 - 17  
  29/09/2004 Newbridge N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 17  
  02/10/2004 Llanelli FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 27  
  13/10/2004 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 52 - 15  
  16/10/2004 Llanharan Rep 1 0 0 0 5 W 46 - 17  
  23/10/2004 Carmarthen Quins FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 3  
  18/12/2004 Abercynon Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 53 - 7  
  30/12/2004 Bedwas FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 3  
  17/01/2005 Bridgend Ravens FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 29  
  22/01/2005 Pontycymmer FL 2 0 0 0 10 W 28 - 3  
  29/01/2005 Llanelli FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 13  
  01/02/2005 Newbridge FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 41 - 12  
  19/02/2005 Glamorgan Wanderers Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 50 - 12  
  22/02/2005 Pontypridd FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 21 - 3  
  27/02/2005 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 14  
  05/03/2005 Cross Keys FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 26 - 13  
  09/03/2005 Ebbw Vale Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 43 - 12  
  26/03/2005 Aberavon FL 1 0 0 0 5 L 17 - 18  
  30/03/2005 Llandovery FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 67 - 7  
  02/04/2005 Llanharan Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 41 - 19  
  09/04/2005 Carmarthen Quins FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 43 - 13  
  16/04/2005 Llandovery FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 51 - 11  
  23/04/2005 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 20  
  30/04/2005 Neath FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 31 - 14  
  13/05/2005 Aberavon Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 21 - 34  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/09/2005 Glamorgan Wanderers FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 18  
  17/09/2005 Carmarthen Quins FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 15  
  24/09/2005 Llandovery FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 26 - 25  
  01/10/2005 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 39  
  08/10/2005 Neath Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 19  
  15/10/2005 Maesteg FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 23 - 14  
  22/10/2005 Bridgend Ravens FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 10  
  29/10/2005 Pontypridd Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 26 - 39  
  02/11/2005 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 16  
  12/11/2005 Glamorgan Wanderers Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 27  
  25/11/2005 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 25  
  03/12/2005 Beddau FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 21 - 3  
  17/12/2005 Carmarthen Quins Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 12  
  26/12/2005 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 18  
  02/01/2006 Ebbw Vale FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 24 - 28  
  07/01/2006 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 18  
  14/01/2006 Merthyr FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 8  
  28/01/2006 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 19 - 23  
  18/02/2006 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 7  
  25/02/2006 Llandovery N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 9  
  04/03/2006 Bridgend Ravens FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 34  
  25/03/2006 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 14  
  01/04/2006 Maesteg FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 27  
  15/04/2006 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 19  
  22/04/2006 Ebbw Vale FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 21  
  26/04/2006 Maesteg Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 42  
  29/04/2006 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 24  
  03/05/2006 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 13  
  07/05/2006 Llanelli FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 12  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  31/01/2009 Ebbw Vale Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 7  
  11/04/2009 Cross Keys Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 32  
  25/04/2009 Aberavon Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 20  
  02/05/2009 Bedwas Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 22  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  29/08/2009 Carmarthen Quins FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 6  
  05/09/2009 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 38  
  18/09/2009 Glamorgan Wanderers FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 19 - 25  
  26/09/2009 Bedwas Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 46 - 15  
  03/10/2009 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 20  
  10/10/2009 Llandovery FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 18  
  17/10/2009 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 53 - 14  
  24/10/2009 Pontypridd Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 22  
  31/10/2009 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 20  
  07/11/2009 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 17  
  14/11/2009 Llanelli FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 17  
  20/11/2009 Exeter Chiefs FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 14  
  05/12/2009 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 21  
  12/12/2009 Aberavon Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 21  
  17/01/2010 Merthyr FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 31 - 6  
  23/01/2010 Bedwas FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 6  
  05/02/2010 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 45 - 19  
  20/02/2010 Cardiff Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 22  
  26/02/2010 Leinster A FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 6  
  03/03/2010 Swansea FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 43 - 9  
  07/03/2010 Cornish Pirates FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 26  
  13/03/2010 Llandovery SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 27  
  24/03/2010 Ebbw Vale Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 13  
  31/03/2010 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 19  
  03/04/2010 Llanelli FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 27 - 30  
  06/04/2010 Glamorgan Wanderers FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 17  
  10/04/2010 Neath Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 24  
  14/04/2010 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 20  
  20/04/2010 Carmarthen Quins SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 47 - 14  
  27/04/2010 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 19 - 60  
  11/05/2010 Llanelli FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 48 - 35  
  17/05/2010 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 31  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  28/08/2010 Llanelli FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 40 - 36  
  04/09/2010 Carmarthen Quins Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 14  
  11/09/2010 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 38  
  18/09/2010 Glamorgan Wanderers FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 39 - 31  
  22/09/2010 Carmarthen Quins FL 1 0 0 0 5 W 34 - 10  
  25/09/2010 Bedwas FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 16  
  02/10/2010 Aberavon Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 25 - 41  
  09/10/2010 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 8  
  06/11/2010 Llandovery FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 21  
  09/11/2010 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 15  
  14/11/2010 Tonmawr FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 19  
  20/11/2010 Pontypridd FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 30  
  11/12/2010 Worcester Warriors FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 58  
  08/01/2011 Bedwas Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 25  
  14/01/2011 Currie FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 23  
  21/01/2011 Cornish Pirates FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 32  
  25/01/2011 Plymouth Albion FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 13  
  05/02/2011 Felinfoel N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 74 - 15  
  12/02/2011 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 18 - 27  
  19/02/2011 Blackwood N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 69 - 17  
  29/03/2011 Neath Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 35  
  02/04/2011 Tonmawr Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 31  
  09/04/2011 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 21  
  16/04/2011 Llandovery FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 18  
  23/04/2011 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 42 - 41  
  07/05/2011 Tonmawr FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 5  
  12/05/2011 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 18 - 25  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/09/2011 Llanelli FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 25 - 37  
  10/09/2011 Bridgend Ravens N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 27 - 45  
  17/09/2011 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 36  
  08/10/2011 Aberavon Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 19  
  15/10/2011 Pontypridd FL 1 0 0 0 5 L 24 - 30  
  22/10/2011 Tonmawr FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 21  
  29/10/2011 Llandovery FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 30  
  12/11/2011 Bedwas N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 29  
  19/11/2011 Llandovery FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 22  
  26/11/2011 Swansea Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 21  
  10/12/2011 Bedwas FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 23  
  17/12/2011 Carmarthen Quins FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 23 - 30  
  26/12/2011 Cross Keys Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 22 - 40  
  02/01/2012 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 6  
  14/01/2012 Tonmawr SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 13  
  28/01/2012 Ebbw Vale FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 26  
  11/02/2012 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 19  
  25/02/2012 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 19 - 40  
  04/03/2012 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 20  
  09/03/2012 Pontypridd SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 15  
  13/03/2012 Cross Keys FL 1 0 0 0 5 L 14 - 51  
  10/04/2012 Llanelli Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 55  
  14/04/2012 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 27  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/2012 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 20  
  07/09/2012 Llanelli FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 46  
  15/09/2012 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 62  
  19/09/2012 Bedwas Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 25 - 26  
  22/09/2012 Carmarthen Quins Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 25  
  29/09/2012 Llandovery Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 19 - 38  
  06/10/2012 Bridgend Ravens FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 35 - 42  
  13/10/2012 Connacht Eagles FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 14  
  20/10/2012 Cross Keys Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 20  
  28/10/2012 Pontypridd FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 19  
  03/11/2012 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 39 - 17  
  17/11/2012 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 9  
  30/11/2012 Bedwas FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 30  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  31/08/2013 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 39  
  14/09/2013 Aberavon FL 1 0 0 0 5 L 7 - 21  
  21/09/2013 Llanelli Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 26  
  29/09/2013 Pontypridd FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 18 - 38  
  05/10/2013 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 52 - 28  
  12/10/2013 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 32  
  02/11/2013 Bridgend Ravens FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 13  
  23/11/2013 Carmarthen Quins FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 21 - 23  
  29/11/2013 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 15  
  07/12/2013 Bedwas FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 31  
  14/12/2013 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 21  
  04/02/2014 Aberavon Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 11  
  22/02/2014 Pontypridd Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 34  
  01/03/2014 Bridgend Ravens Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 46 - 24  
  08/03/2014 Neath Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 3  
  22/03/2014 Swansea Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 24  
  01/04/2014 Cross Keys Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 10  
  19/04/2014 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 29 - 33  
  22/04/2014 Pontypridd FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 22  
  26/04/2014 Llandovery FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 27 - 44  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  11/10/2014 Cardiff Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 14 - 17  
  18/10/2014 Ebbw Vale Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 29 - 31  
  25/10/2014 Bedwas Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 29  
  01/11/2014 Llanelli FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 19  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
Clubs: - Ebbw Vale - Newport - Pontypool -
Region: - Newport Gwent Dragons -
Invitational: - Crawshays - Newport Gwent Dragons Premiership Select -

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