Andrew Coombs

Andrew Coombs

Position: Lock

Date Of Birth 27/10/1984 (32)
Place Of Birth Merthyr Tydfil
Height 194cm / 6' 4"
Weight 110kg / 17st 4lbs

Andrew is Welsh speaking from Nelson, Rhymney Valley. Played for Newport Youth & Newport U21 and Wales U18. Joined Blackwood and after 1 PSF joined Pontypool. Development contract with Newport Gwent Dragons but had shoulder injury.

Joined Newport 2006/7. NRFC debut at Ebbw Vale 9th Sept 2006. Newport RFC captain 2008/9 (Premier R/U). Computer Software Salesman. Brother Ross (backrow / prop) played for Merthyr (capt), Newbridge and joined Newport in 2012/3. Rep for Dragons at Connacht March 2010. Welsh 6 nations squad Jan 2013 – debut vs Ireland Feb 2nd 2103.

Hobbies : Swimming, play station.

Best moment : Scoring for Wales U18 vs England.

Worst moment : Finishing last in Premier league with Pontypool 2005/6. 

 

 

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  2006/2007 13 9 1 3 1 0 0 0 5  
  2007/2008 23 12 0 11 6 0 0 0 30  
  2008/2009 26 19 0 7 7 1 0 0 37  
  2009/2010 31 20 1 10 6 0 0 0 30  
  2010/2011 8 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 101 65 2 34 20 1 0 0 102  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  09/09/2006 Ebbw Vale FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 7  
  16/09/2006 Maesteg N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 18  
  23/09/2006 Bridgend Ravens N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 11  
  30/09/2006 Bedwas N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 9  
  07/10/2006 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 33  
  14/10/2006 Llandovery N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 68 - 15  
  21/10/2006 Pontypridd N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 14  
  28/10/2006 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 18 - 18  
  08/11/2006 Glamorgan Wanderers Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 11  
  18/11/2006 Llanelli N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 27  
  02/12/2006 Neath N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 21  
  09/12/2006 Maesteg N8 1 0 0 0 5 W 40 - 18  
  16/12/2006 Bridgend Ravens N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 18 - 27  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/2007 Llandovery Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  08/09/2007 Bridgend Ravens N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 15  
  22/09/2007 Aberavon N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 24  
  29/09/2007 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 22  
  13/10/2007 Maesteg N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 0  
  20/10/2007 Pontypridd Rep 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 19  
  27/10/2007 Glamorgan Wanderers N8 1 0 0 0 5 L 16 - 20  
  03/11/2007 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 21  
  10/11/2007 Ebbw Vale N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 12  
  23/11/2007 Llanelli N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 19  
  15/12/2007 Carmarthen Athletic N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 3  
  22/12/2007 Cross Keys N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 14  
  20/01/2008 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 18  
  26/01/2008 Llanharan N8 2 0 0 0 10 W 59 - 17  
  08/02/2008 Maesteg N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 39 - 27  
  16/02/2008 Bedwas N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 14  
  01/03/2008 Pontypridd N8 2 0 0 0 10 W 36 - 31  
  05/03/2008 Neath N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 28  
  22/03/2008 Cross Keys N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 10  
  05/04/2008 Glamorgan Wanderers N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 29  
  08/04/2008 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 11  
  12/04/2008 Neath N8 1 0 0 0 5 L 10 - 23  
  26/04/2008 Bedwas N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 12  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  13/09/2008 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 3  
  20/09/2008 Llandovery N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 67 - 5  
  27/09/2008 Bridgend Ravens N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 17  
  04/10/2008 Ebbw Vale N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  11/10/2008 Neath N8 1 0 0 0 5 L 19 - 29  
  18/10/2008 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 65 - 21  
  25/10/2008 Glamorgan Wanderers N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 16  
  01/11/2008 Llanelli N8 1 0 0 0 5 L 13 - 17  
  07/11/2008 Pontypridd N8 2 0 0 0 10 W 35 - 0  
  15/11/2008 Aberavon N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 17  
  28/11/2008 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 3  
  06/12/2008 Bedwas N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 20  
  31/01/2009 Ebbw Vale N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 7  
  21/02/2009 Llandovery N8 1 0 0 0 5 W 38 - 18  
  28/02/2009 Neath N8 1 0 0 0 5 W 34 - 32  
  07/03/2009 Swansea N8 1 0 0 0 5 W 29 - 18  
  20/03/2009 Bridgend Ravens N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 39 - 15  
  27/03/2009 Aberavon N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 20  
  31/03/2009 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 12  
  04/04/2009 Glamorgan Wanderers N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 39 - 6  
  07/04/2009 Pontypridd N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 26 - 28  
  11/04/2009 Cross Keys N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 32  
  18/04/2009 Llandovery N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 16  
  22/04/2009 Llanelli N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 10  
  25/04/2009 Aberavon N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 20  
  02/05/2009 Bedwas N8 0 1 0 0 2 W 33 - 22  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  05/09/2009 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 38  
  12/09/2009 Ebbw Vale N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 13  
  18/09/2009 Glamorgan Wanderers N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 19 - 25  
  22/09/2009 Pontypridd N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 6  
  26/09/2009 Bedwas N8 2 0 0 0 10 W 46 - 15  
  03/10/2009 Cross Keys N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 20  
  10/10/2009 Llandovery N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 18  
  17/10/2009 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 53 - 14  
  24/10/2009 Pontypridd N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 22  
  31/10/2009 Aberavon N8 1 0 0 0 5 W 27 - 20  
  07/11/2009 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 17  
  14/11/2009 Llanelli N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 17  
  20/11/2009 Exeter Chiefs N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 14  
  27/11/2009 Plymouth Albion N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  05/12/2009 Neath N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 21  
  12/12/2009 Aberavon N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 21  
  17/01/2010 Merthyr N8 1 0 0 0 5 W 31 - 6  
  23/01/2010 Bedwas N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 6  
  05/02/2010 Cross Keys N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 45 - 19  
  12/02/2010 Gael Force N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 5  
  20/02/2010 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 22  
  26/02/2010 Leinster A N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 6  
  03/03/2010 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 43 - 9  
  07/03/2010 Cornish Pirates N8 1 0 0 0 5 L 20 - 26  
  13/03/2010 Llandovery N8 1 0 0 0 5 W 37 - 27  
  24/03/2010 Ebbw Vale N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 13  
  31/03/2010 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 19  
  06/04/2010 Glamorgan Wanderers Rep 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 17  
  10/04/2010 Neath N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 24  
  14/04/2010 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 20  
  27/04/2010 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 19 - 60  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  04/09/2010 Carmarthen Quins N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 30 - 14  
  11/09/2010 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 20 - 38  
  11/12/2010 Worcester Warriors N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 58  
  03/01/2011 Glamorgan Wanderers N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 20  
  08/01/2011 Bedwas FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 25  
  21/01/2011 Cornish Pirates FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 32  
  25/01/2011 Plymouth Albion N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 13  
  12/05/2011 Cross Keys N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 18 - 25  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 10 6 0 4 0 0 0 0 0  
Clubs: - Newport - Pontypool -
Education: - Ysgol Gyfun Rhydywaun -
Region: - Dragons -
Invitational: - Wales Possibles -
Honours: - Wales - Wales U18 -

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