Player

Kingsley Jones - Prop

Kingsley Jones
Height185
Weight95
Date Of Birth05/08/1935
Place Of BirthPontypridd
EducationLlandovery College
ClubsCardiff
HonoursWales, British and Irish Lions
InvitationalCrawshays, Barbarians
ManagedTonga
Kingsley Daniel Jones was certainly a tight head prop of the modern age. Standing over 6ft tall and weighing nearly 17st, like many others of his generation he was converted from the second row, where he played in 1957 when Cardiff beat the Wallabies, to become a top-class scrummager. Educated at Llandovery College, Kingsley was a wholesale fruit merchant and one of his hobbies was golf. Kingsley played 190 games for the club between 1955 and 1964,scoring eight tries.
He gained ten Welsh caps, Making his international debut against  South Africa in 1960 he won ten Welsh caps and went on tour with the 1962 British and Irish Lions, playing in 15 matches in South Africa including four tests, as well as representing the Barbarians against East Midlands in 1962 - 63 Mobbs Memorial Match.
SEASON P W D L TRY CON PEN DG PTS
1955-1956 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1956-1957 6 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
1957-1958 39 27 6 6 1 0 0 0 3
1958-1959 35 17 5 13 0 0 0 0 0
1959-1960 37 21 7 9 1 0 0 0 3
1960-1961 26 20 2 4 2 0 0 0 6
1961-1962 25 17 3 5 4 0 0 0 12
1962-1963 10 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
1963-1964 7 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 190 121 26 43 8 0 0 0 24
TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Merthyr 30 23 0 7 885 593 117
Cardiff 30 22 1 7 991 660 111
Pontypridd 30 22 0 8 1015 580 110
Llandovery 30 21 1 8 856 551 104
Ebbw Vale 30 20 1 9 762 594 95
Aberavon 30 18 2 10 698 603 90
Newport 30 17 2 11 759 700 88
Rygbi Gogledd Cymru 1404 30 14 1 15 852 650 85
Swansea 30 16 0 14 674 594 81
Carmarthen Quins 30 13 1 16 637 584 71
Bridgend Ravens 30 12 0 18 689 714 66
Llanelli 30 12 1 17 679 723 63
Bedwas 30 12 1 17 681 830 62
Cross Keys 30 5 1 24 586 1093 36
Bargoed 30 6 0 24 576 1003 35
Neath 30 1 0 29 406 1274 3