Player

Tom Dobson - Hooker

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Tom Dobson
Place Of BirthKeiss
ClubsCardiff, Llwynypia
HonoursWales
Thomas Dobson was born in the small fishing village of Keiss in Caithness, Scotland 1871, but by 1873 his family were living in the Rhondda. By 1890, Dobson had moved to the Docks area of Cardiff and he became a part of the pack for Cardiff. He played 122 games for the club between 1893/94 and 1898/99, scoring 11 tries, before returning to the Rhondda to play for Llwynypia. Although Scottish by birth Tom gained four Welsh caps, making his debut against England in 1898. 
Tom Dobson died in Cardiff in 1937 at the age of 66.
PLAYER FOR P W D L TRY CON PEN DG PTS
Wales 4 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 3
TOTAL 4 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 3
TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Cardiff 14 12 0 2 337 211 55
Carmarthen Quins 15 9 2 4 346 258 48
Aberavon 14 9 0 5 303 236 44
Merthyr 16 8 0 8 321 321 42
Pontypridd 16 9 0 7 346 332 42
Llandovery 14 7 2 5 306 261 40
RGC 1404 15 7 1 7 367 337 38
Swansea 15 7 0 8 212 246 33
Newport 14 6 0 8 277 266 33
Llanelli 14 6 0 8 275 364 27
Ebbw Vale 15 3 1 11 257 328 21
Bridgend Ravens 16 3 0 13 245 432 18