Clive Lewis

Clive Lewis

Position: Wing

Born 08/08/1938
Died 13/07/2015
Place Of Birth Talywain

Attended Abersychan Sec Modern School where he was a good sprinter (Wales U17’s 220yd champion).

Played rugby for Newport Youth. Wales Youth 1955,6 ( 4 caps). Played for RAF and Combined Services.

Newport RFC debut 3 Nov 1956 vs Abertillery scoring a try an kicking a conversion in 14-5 win. Hat-tricks vs Gloucester, Watsonians and Rosslyn Park in 1958/9 (1st full season – scored 28t / 39 apps).

1958 Snellings 7's winning team – rep Brian Scrivens after 2nd Rd. Arthur Boucher Award 1959.

1960/1 – played against South Africa twice – for Combined Services and also for Newport. Died July 2015 age 76.

Newport RFC record : 1956/7-1962/3 : 126 apps / 74 tries.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1956/1957 5 4 0 1 2 1 0 0 8  
  1957/1958 12 9 1 2 9 0 0 0 27  
  1958/1959 39 27 6 6 28 0 0 0 84  
  1959/1960 34 25 5 4 18 0 0 0 54  
  1960/1961 16 12 0 4 6 0 0 0 18  
  1961/1962 4 2 0 2 3 0 0 0 9  
  1962/1963 16 10 1 5 8 0 0 0 24  
  Total 126 89 13 24 74 1 0 0 224  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/11/1956 Abertillery WI 1 1 0 0 5 W 14 - 5  
  17/11/1956 Cross Keys WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 18 - 0  
  08/12/1956 Aberavon WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  29/12/1956 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 15  
  02/02/1957 Penarth WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  21/12/1957 Harlequins WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 3 - 9  
  26/12/1957 Watsonians WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 6  
  27/12/1957 Ebbw Vale WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 20 - 3  
  28/12/1957 UAU WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  20/02/1958 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 9  
  15/03/1958 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  27/03/1958 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 3  
  05/04/1958 Newbridge WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 15 - 3  
  07/04/1958 London Welsh WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 0  
  14/04/1958 Devonport Services WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 18 - 6  
  15/04/1958 Exeter Chiefs WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 6  
  24/04/1958 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  06/09/1958 Penarth WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  10/09/1958 Ranji Walker’s XV WI 2 0 0 0 6 L 9 - 16  
  13/09/1958 Bristol Bears WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 14  
  20/09/1958 Neath WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 14 - 0  
  27/09/1958 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 12 - 0  
  04/10/1958 Cardiff WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 0  
  11/10/1958 Blackheath WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  18/10/1958 Gloucester Rugby WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 30 - 3  
  25/10/1958 Wasps WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 14  
  08/11/1958 Cardiff WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 8  
  12/11/1958 Cambridge University WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 6 - 15  
  15/11/1958 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 0  
  22/11/1958 London Welsh WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 3  
  26/11/1958 Penarth WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  29/11/1958 Leicester Tigers WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 29 - 0  
  06/12/1958 Bristol Bears WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  13/12/1958 Penarth WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  20/12/1958 Harlequins WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  26/12/1958 Watsonians WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 27 - 9  
  27/12/1958 Cross Keys WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  01/01/1959 Watsonians WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 18 - 3  
  10/01/1959 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 21 - 12  
  24/01/1959 Richmond WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 0  
  31/01/1959 UAU WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 10 - 3  
  05/02/1959 Oxford University WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 35 - 8  
  14/02/1959 Leicester Tigers WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 3  
  21/02/1959 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 5  
  28/02/1959 Blackheath WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 18 - 0  
  07/03/1959 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  14/03/1959 Wasps WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 8 - 8  
  21/03/1959 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  28/03/1959 Rosslyn Park WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 55 - 3  
  30/03/1959 London Welsh WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 0  
  31/03/1959 Barbarians WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 15  
  04/04/1959 Plymouth Albion WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  06/04/1959 Devonport Services WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 3  
  15/04/1959 Ebbw Vale WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 3 - 9  
  18/04/1959 Gloucester Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 0  
  20/04/1959 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  05/09/1959 Penarth WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 25 - 5  
  12/09/1959 Bristol Bears WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 20 - 8  
  19/09/1959 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 11  
  26/09/1959 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 3  
  03/10/1959 Cardiff WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 3  
  10/10/1959 Blackheath WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 0  
  17/10/1959 Gloucester Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 6  
  24/10/1959 Wasps WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  31/10/1959 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 0  
  14/11/1959 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 8  
  21/11/1959 Cambridge University WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  28/11/1959 London Welsh WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  05/12/1959 Bristol Bears WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 17 - 5  
  19/12/1959 Harlequins WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  26/12/1959 Watsonians WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 16 - 16  
  28/12/1959 Cross Keys WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 19 - 3  
  02/01/1960 Bridgend Ravens WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 11  
  16/01/1960 Coventry WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 8  
  23/01/1960 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  27/01/1960 Royal Navy WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 8 - 8  
  30/01/1960 Aberavon WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  04/02/1960 Oxford University WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 22  
  20/02/1960 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  27/02/1960 Blackheath WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 19 - 11  
  05/03/1960 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  19/03/1960 Abertillery WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  26/03/1960 Gloucester Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 10  
  30/03/1960 Penarth WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  02/04/1960 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  09/04/1960 Leicester Tigers WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 17  
  16/04/1960 Newbridge WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 9  
  18/04/1960 London Welsh WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  25/04/1960 Devonport Services WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 49 - 6  
  26/04/1960 Exeter Chiefs WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  10/09/1960 Bristol Bears WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 9  
  12/09/1960 Aviron Bayonnais WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 3  
  17/09/1960 Neath WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 3  
  24/09/1960 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 16 - 22  
  08/10/1960 Blackheath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 3  
  15/10/1960 Gloucester Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 15 - 14  
  22/10/1960 Wasps WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 6  
  05/11/1960 Abertillery WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  12/11/1960 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  11/01/1961 South Africa WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  14/01/1961 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 5  
  21/01/1961 Coventry WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 8 - 12  
  02/02/1961 Oxford University WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 5  
  01/04/1961 UAU WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 37 - 6  
  04/04/1961 Barbarians WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  08/04/1961 Plymouth Albion WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/09/1961 Penarth WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 34 - 6  
  04/09/1961 Newbridge WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 0  
  09/09/1961 Bristol Bears WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  16/09/1961 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 13  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  27/10/1962 Wasps WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 5  
  31/10/1962 Cross Keys WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 22 - 9  
  05/11/1962 Abertillery WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  14/11/1962 Cambridge University WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 23 - 3  
  17/11/1962 Leicester Tigers WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 12 - 3  
  24/11/1962 London Welsh WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 28  
  01/12/1962 Bristol Bears WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 11  
  15/12/1962 Harlequins WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  22/12/1962 Ebbw Vale WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 5  
  26/12/1962 Watsonians WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  27/12/1962 UAU WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 8  
  29/12/1962 RAF WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 3  
  02/03/1963 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  09/03/1963 Wasps WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 15 - 0  
  13/03/1963 Scarlets WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  16/03/1963 Aberavon WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
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