Ron Bridle

Ron Bridle

Position: Lock

Born 27/01/1930
Died 02/09/2015
Place Of Birth Newbridge

Born in Talywain. Attended Victoria and West Mon School. Welsh SS Cap. After National Service with RAF went to Bristol University.

Played for Newbridge, Pontypool, Monmouthshire, Gloucestershire, Welsh Academicals and various RAF sides.

Professor  / Civil Engineer.

Died Sept 2015

Newport RFC record : 1952/3-1953/4 : 39 apps / 1t / 1c.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1952/1953 29 22 3 4 1 1 0 0 5  
  1953/1954 10 4 2 4 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 39 26 5 8 1 1 0 0 5  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  06/09/1952 Abertillery SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 6  
  13/09/1952 Bristol Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  20/09/1952 Neath SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 8  
  27/09/1952 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  29/09/1952 Nantes SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 11  
  04/10/1952 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  11/10/1952 Blackheath SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 0  
  18/10/1952 Cross Keys SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  25/10/1952 Wasps SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  01/11/1952 Penarth SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  15/11/1952 Gloucester Rugby SR 0 1 0 0 2 W 8 - 3  
  22/11/1952 London Welsh SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  29/11/1952 Bristol Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  15/12/1952 Cambridge University SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 0  
  20/12/1952 Harlequins SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  26/12/1952 Watsonians SR 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 3  
  27/12/1952 Cross Keys SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  30/12/1952 Percy Park SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 3  
  17/01/1953 Coventry SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  24/01/1953 Richmond SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  31/01/1953 Scarlets SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  05/02/1953 Oxford University SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 6  
  07/03/1953 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 5 - 5  
  21/03/1953 Penarth SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  28/03/1953 Gloucester Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  04/04/1953 Aberavon SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  06/04/1953 London Welsh SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  07/04/1953 Barbarians SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  14/04/1953 Exeter Chiefs SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 8  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  05/09/1953 Penarth SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  12/09/1953 Bristol Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 9 - 9  
  24/10/1953 Wasps SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  31/10/1953 Plymouth Albion SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 3  
  07/11/1953 Aberavon SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  14/11/1953 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 5  
  21/11/1953 Cambridge University SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 15  
  28/11/1953 London Welsh SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 3  
  05/12/1953 Bristol Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  12/12/1953 Ebbw Vale SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 16  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
Clubs: - Newbridge - Newport - Pontypool -
Region: - Gloucestershire - Monmouthshire -
Invitational: - Welsh Academicals -

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