South Cardiff Panthers

The South Cardiff Panthers is an Australian rules football team based in Cardiff, Wales.[1] The club play in the Welsh Australian Rules Football League under a 9-a-side rules format.

South Cardiff Panthers
South Cardiff Panthers logo
Names
Full nameSouth Cardiff Panthers Australian Rules Football Club
Nickname(s)Panthers
Club details
Founded2007
ColoursBlue and White
CompetitionWelsh Australian Rules Football League
Premierships2009, 2010, 2011 & 2012
Ground(s)Sport Wales National Centre Pontcanna Pitch
Other information
Official websitecardiffpanthers.com

HistoryEdit

The South Cardiff Panthers were one of the founding member teams of the WARFL, playing their first season in 2008.

Past ResultsEdit

Year Position Won Lost Forfeit Points
2008 2 5 3 0 10
2009 1 12 0 0 24
2010 1 7 1 0 14
2012 2 7 0 1 28
2013 1 9 1 0 37

From 2012 season onwards: Win = 4Pts Draw = 2 Pts Loss = 1 Pt Forfeit = 0 Pts

TitlesEdit

Cymru Clwb Cup winners League winners League Premiership winners
3 (2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013) 4 (2009, 2010, 2011 & 2013) 4 (2009, 2010, 2011 & 2012)

HonoursEdit

Year Clubman Of The Year Rookie Of The Year Most Improved Player Players Player Of The Year Top Goal Scorer Top Points Scorer
2012 Kim Swain Owain Ryland Brian Sparkes Scott Jones Scott Jones 24 Goals Scott Jones 165 Pts

Notable playersEdit

Andrew Atack, Edward Doe, Mark Horsman, David James (Great Britain Bulldogs) David Saunders (2010 Euro Cup Team)

2012 SquadEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 {{{pos}}}   ENG Andrew Atack
2 {{{pos}}}   WAL Joshua Davey
3 {{{pos}}}   WAL Morris Attard
4 {{{pos}}}   NZL Bryan Bliss
5 {{{pos}}}   SCO Mick Ferry
6 {{{pos}}}   SCO David Gamble
7 {{{pos}}}   ENG David Holtam
8 {{{pos}}}   ENG Chris James
9 {{{pos}}}   WAL James Gibson
10 {{{pos}}}   WAL David Saunders
11 {{{pos}}}   HKG Kim Swain
12 {{{pos}}}   WAL Arron Thomas
13 {{{pos}}}   SCO Dougie Young
14 {{{pos}}}   WAL Scott Jones
15 {{{pos}}}   WAL Jon Saunders
16 {{{pos}}}   WAL Brian Sparkes
17 {{{pos}}}   AUS Sam Owen
18 {{{pos}}}   WAL Lenny James
19 {{{pos}}}   WAL Owain Ryland
20 {{{pos}}}   NZL Emmerson Bessell
21 {{{pos}}}   WAL Chris Strevens

2013 SquadEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 {{{pos}}}   ENG Andrew Atack
2 {{{pos}}}   WAL Joshua Davey
3 {{{pos}}}   WAL Morris Attard
4 {{{pos}}}   NZL Bryan Bliss
5 {{{pos}}}   SCO David Gamble
6 {{{pos}}}   ENG Chris James
7 {{{pos}}}   WAL James Gibson
8 {{{pos}}}   WAL David Saunders
9 {{{pos}}}   HKG Kim Swain
10 {{{pos}}}   SCO Dougie Young
11 {{{pos}}}   WAL Scott Jones
12 {{{pos}}}   WAL Jon Saunders
13 {{{pos}}}   WAL Brian Sparkes
14 {{{pos}}}   AUS Sam Owen
15 {{{pos}}}   WAL Owain Ryland
16 {{{pos}}}   NZL Emmerson Bessell
17 {{{pos}}}   WAL Chris Strevens
18 {{{pos}}}   WAL Nick Lewis
19 {{{pos}}}   WAL Matt Virden
20 {{{pos}}}   ENG Eliot Rich
21 {{{pos}}}   ENG Josh Purson
22 {{{pos}}}   WAL Rhys Clayton

See alsoEdit

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