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.
SEASON P W D L TRY CON PEN DG PTS
TOTAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Cardiff 8 8 0 0 196 112 36
Pontypridd 8 5 0 3 192 174 24
Aberavon 7 5 0 2 135 118 22
Merthyr 8 4 0 4 179 179 21
Rygbi Gogledd Cymru 1404 7 4 0 3 161 142 19
Carmarthen Quins 6 4 0 2 134 110 18
Newport 7 3 0 4 152 139 18
Llandovery 5 2 0 3 124 112 12
Swansea 7 2 0 5 113 133 12
Llanelli 6 2 0 4 112 158 10
Ebbw Vale 7 1 0 6 142 194 8
Bridgend Ravens 6 1 0 5 89 158 6