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Jason Tovey
Full name Jason Leighton Tovey
Date of birth (1989-04-28) April 28, 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth Newport, Wales
Height 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 85 kg (13 st 5 lb)
School Cwmcarn High School
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Fullback, Fly Half, Centre
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)

2006–07
2007–08
2008–
Cross Keys RFC
Newport RFC
Bedwas RFC
Newport RFC
 ?
15
17
8
 ?
(30)
(62)
(61)
correct as of 20 May 2009 (UTC).
Provincial/State sides
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2008–12, 13-
2012-13
NG Dragons
Cardiff Blues
119
0
(778)
(0)
correct as of 2 May 2014(UTC).
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2008–09 Wales U20 10 (39)
correct as of 20 May 2009 (UTC).

Jason Tovey (born 28 April 1989 in Newport, Wales) is a Welsh rugby union player who plays at Fly Half and has represented the Wales under 20's team.

Newport RFC[edit]

He started his career at the age of fifteen playing a full season at fullback for Newport RFC. Previously he played for Risca RFC.

Newport Gwent Dragons[edit]

Usually a full back or fly half, Tovey spent two years with the Dragons Academy. He played a full season for Newport RFC at full back at the age of seventeen and was then moved to fly half. Tovey made his debut for Newport Gwent Dragons against the Ospreys in a Magners League defeat on Friday 25 April 2008 [1]On 22 February 2009 he became the first Dragons player to score a hat-trick of tries in an official match, scoring 23 of the 26 points in the win over Ulster at Rodney Parade.

In May 2010 he was voted Young Player of the Year at the Welsh professional players awards [2]

Cardiff Blues[edit]

On the 23 March 2012, it was announced that Tovey would move to Cardiff Blues for the 2012-13 season.[3]

Return to the Dragons[edit]

Tovey rejoined Newport Gwent Dragons for the start of the 2013-14 season[4]

International[edit]

In June 2011 he was named the Wales national rugby union team 45 man training squad for the 2011 Rugby World Cup.[5]

References[edit]

External links[edit]


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Rhys Patchell tackles Jason Tovey Newport Gwent Dragons v Cardiff Blues 26th Dec 2013

Newport Gwent Dragons 15. Dan Evans 14. Will Harries 13. Pat Leach 12. Ashley Smith 11. Hallam Amos 10. Jason Tovey 9. Wayne Evans 1. Owen A. Evans 2. T.Rhys...

Jason Tovey 4th Penalty - Newport Gwent Dragons v Edinburgh 3rd April 2014

Dragons' Jason Tovey kicks his fourth penalty to put the Dragons back into the lead in the Newport Gwent Dragons v Edinburgh rugby match in a rescheduled Rab...

Wales U20- JWC Leigh Halfpenny & Jason Tovey Kicking

Wales U20- JWC Leigh Halfpenny & Jason Tovey Kicking.

Jason Tovey penalty attempt goes left & wide - Newport Gwent Dragons v Connacht 23rd March 2014

Newport Gwent Dragons' Jason Tovey sees his penalty attempt go left & wide in the Newport Gwent Dragons v Connacht rugby match in Round 17 of the RaboDirect ...

Jason Tovey Penalty - Newport Gwent Dragons v Connacht 23rd March 2014

Newport Gwent Dragons' Jason Tovey opens the scoring with a well struck penalty in the Newport Gwent Dragons v Connacht rugby match in Round 17 of the RaboDi...

Jason Tovey 1st Penalty - Newport Gwent Dragons v Edinburgh 3rd April 2014

Dragons' Jason Tovey opens the scoring with a penalty after Edinburgh are penalised in a maul in the Newport Gwent Dragons v Edinburgh rugby match in a resch...

Jason Tovey Penalty 2 Newport Gwent Dragons v Cardiff Blues 26th Dec 2013

Newport Gwent Dragons 15. Dan Evans 14. Will Harries 13. Pat Leach 12. Ashley Smith 11. Hallam Amos 10. Jason Tovey 9. Wayne Evans 1. Owen A. Evans 2. T.Rhys...

Jason Tovey Drop Goal - Leinster v Newport Gwent Dragons 14th February 2014

Dragons' outhalf Jason Tovey hits a superb drop goal to draw level with Leinster at the RDS, Dublin in Round 14 of the RaboDirect PRO12 on Friday 14th Februa...

Jason Tovey Penalty 2 Cardiff Blues v Newport Gwent Dragons 01 Jan 2014

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705 news items

South Wales Argus

South Wales Argus
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 06:12:29 -0800

O'Brien burst onto the scene with a stunning performance at Stade Jean Bouin, kicking 18 points and managing the game like a veteran. However, he was then sent back to Cross Keys to continue his development while Jason Tovey and Dorian Jones shared ...

WalesOnline

WalesOnline
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 03:56:56 -0700

A year after missing Cardiff Blues' Heineken Cup clash with Toulon because his puppy, Buster, ate his passport, Tovey was again absent from European action last weekend because of travel issues. This time, he missed out as the Newport Gwent Dragons ...

South Wales Argus

South Wales Argus
Thu, 01 Jan 2015 01:08:49 -0800

We are working well as a XV – as was shown by a Jason Tovey, Hallam Amos, Jack Dixon and Tyler Morgan joining in with the driving lineout that earned our penalty try! That needs to continue at Rodney Parade today because the Blues have a big power ...

South Wales Argus

South Wales Argus
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 02:21:07 -0800

They are both really talented players with that X factor and ability to make things happen out of nothing and their selection shows that the system is working... perhaps Hallam can thank me, Hugh Gustafson and Jason Tovey for their early progression ...

South Wales Argus

South Wales Argus
Sun, 11 Jan 2015 10:09:09 -0800

The Dragons won a penalty from the resulting scrum – but paid the price when fly-half Jason Tovey missed touch with his clearance. The Ospreys ran the ball back and, after blindside Dan Lydiate was agonisingly close to going over against his first ...

Free Press Series

Free Press Series
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 06:14:03 -0800

Jones was selected ahead of Jason Tovey for the clash in the north east with hot prospect Angus O'Brien, star man in the region's stunning win against Stade Francais in Paris, backing him up from the bench. A new, experienced fly-half is on the ...

WalesOnline

WalesOnline
Mon, 22 Dec 2014 02:09:12 -0800

The Dragons overtook Zebre as they climbed a place to 10th in the table with a much-needed 25-11 victory in the league. It was the first time they have won three in a row since Lyn Jones was appointed director of rugby ahead of last season. Andy Howell ...

WalesOnline

WalesOnline
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 12:02:58 -0700

Jason Tovey took over kicking duties for Cross Keys. Cornish Pirates 34-31 Cross Keys. Jason Tovey kicked 18 points but it was not enough to save Cross Keys from defeat in an eight-try British & Irish Cup thriller at the Mennaye Field in Penzance ...
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