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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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Jason Tovey throws ball away and nearly gives away a try

Dragons fly Jason Tovey tries to pass without looking and the ball goes about 10 metres away from his nearest teammate. Edinburgh hack the ball on and are ab...

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...

Jason Tovey 2nd Penalty - Newport Gwent Dragons v Edinburgh 3rd April 2014

Dragons' Jason Tovey kicks his second penalty after Edinburgh are penalised for a scrum infringement in the Newport Gwent Dragons v Edinburgh rugby match in ...

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 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 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 - 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 Winning Penalty - Newport Gwent Dragons v Benetton Treviso 10th May 2014

Check out the following video from this Final Round of the RaboDirect PRO12. For more information on the RaboDirect PRO12 visit www.RaboDirectPRO12.com. You ...

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773 news items

WalesOnline

WalesOnline
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 03:52:30 -0700

Jason Tovey and his passport just don't seem to get on. 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.

Southwales Evening Post

Southwales Evening Post
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:37:13 -0700

A top rugby player was in a spin after missing a big match in Paris - because he put his passport in the washing machine. Jason Tovey, 25, was heading to France when he found his soaking wet passport with his clothes in his washer. It was ruined - and ...

South Wales Argus

South Wales Argus
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 03:04:57 -0700

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons enjoyed a night to remember in Paris on Saturday night but Jason Tovey wasn't a part of it after another passport mishap – and this time he couldn't blame his dog. The 25-year-old was initially named on the bench for the region's ...

South Wales Argus

South Wales Argus
Fri, 03 Oct 2014 01:03:10 -0700

JASON Tovey admits Newport Gwent Dragons need to cure their travel sickness if they want to mix it with the Guinness Pro12 big boys. The Rodney Parade region face three league away games on the spin with Sunday's trip to the Scarlets followed by ...

WalesOnline

WalesOnline
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 06:13:40 -0700

Struggling Newport Gwent Dragons have boosted by the return of experienced backs Lee Byrne and Jason Tovey for the Guinness PRO12 home encounter with Treviso at Rodney Parade on Sunday (4.05pm). Centre Ashley Smith also returns after suffering ...
 
South Wales Argus
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:09:18 -0700

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons are down to the bare bones in the backs for Saturday's Guinness Pro12 clash with in-form Glasgow at Rodney Parade. Fly-half Jason Tovey is out for two to three weeks after suffering a calf injury in the 17-15 defeat to the Ospreys ...

WalesOnline

WalesOnline
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 01:16:12 -0700

Funny story this morning, but not one Jason Tovey will want to read. Not again! @jtov10 misses @dragonsrugby Euro triumph after ANOTHER passport mishap. http://t.co/At6jUcr0QL pic.twitter.com/JKSWDy5DP3. — WalesOnline Rugby (@WalesRugby) ...

South Wales Argus

South Wales Argus
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 04:26:15 -0700

Seven changes have been made to the bench as Aled Brew is joined by, Elliot Dee, Owen Evans, Dan Way, James Thomas, Andy Powell, Jonathan Evans and Jason Tovey. Dragons: Lee Byrne (c), Matthew Pewtner, Tom Prydie, Ashley Smith, Hallam Amos, ...
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