Tony Faulkner

Tony Faulkner

Position: Prop

Date Of Birth 27/02/1945 (72)
Place Of Birth Newport
Height 178cm / 5' 10"
Weight 98kg / 15st 6lbs

Newport born Tony - of Charlie as he known - started his rugby career at Cross Keys wher he made 107 apps. He then went to Pontypool where he played for Wales. Newport coach (1981-87). Played 3 games for Newport 1982/3 (due to shortage of fit players). Debut Oct 16th 1982 vs Gloucs at Rodney Parade (W10-6) and last at Bridgend Feb 7th 1983 at age 41yrs 11ths. (20 days short of 42nd birthday).

Newport RFC record : 1982/3 : 3 apps / 0t.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1982/1983 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  16/10/1982 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 6  
  06/11/1982 Moseley PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 21  
  01/01/1983 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 23  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 19 14 0 5 1 0 0 0 4  
Clubs: - Cross Keys - Newport - Newport Saracens - Pontypool -
Education: - St Mary's School, Newport -
Region: - Gwent - Monmouthshire -
Invitational: - Barbarians -
Honours: - British and Irish Lions - East Wales - Wales - Wales B -

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