Player

Maurice Turnbull - Scrumhalf

Maurice Turnbull
Date Of Birth16/03/1906
Place Of BirthCardiff
EducationCambridge University, Downside School
ClubsCardiff, St Peters, London Welsh
RegionsSomerset
HonoursWales
Maurice Turnbull was the most talented all round sportsman of the six brothers and excelled in several sports.
The only person to have played cricket for England and Rugby for Wales, he captained Cambridge University in cricket and was captain of Glamorgan for ten seasons. In rugby union he played for  Cardiff (on 62 occasions) and London Welsh, also gaining two Welsh caps in 1933.
During the Second World War Turnbull was commissioned into the Welsh Guards rising to the rank of major. He was killed by a sniper in August 1944 during fighting for the French village of Montchamp and is buried in Bayeux War Cemetery.
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
Merthyr 23 18 0 5 651 393 91
Cardiff 23 18 1 4 696 469 89
Pontypridd 21 16 0 5 730 374 79
Llandovery 24 16 1 7 652 408 79
Newport 25 15 2 8 629 551 77
Ebbw Vale 24 16 1 7 541 423 76
Aberavon 22 14 2 6 485 415 69
Swansea 24 13 0 11 537 451 65
Rygbi Gogledd Cymru 1404 22 11 1 10 552 456 64
Carmarthen Quins 25 11 1 13 526 469 61
Bedwas 24 8 1 15 515 667 43
Bridgend Ravens 22 8 0 14 427 517 43
Llanelli 25 7 1 17 503 632 40
Cross Keys 23 5 1 17 464 734 34
Bargoed 23 4 0 19 400 756 22
Neath 24 1 0 23 350 943 3