Mike GIBSON

Mike Gibson - Ireland (Rugby) - International rugby union caps for Ireland.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 28 December 1976

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    • POSITION
      Centre
    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Thursday, 03 December 1942
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Belfast, N. Ireland.
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Ireland (Rugby)
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Mike GIBSON - Ireland (Rugby) - International rugby union caps for Ireland.

Mike Gibson is seen here playing for The Barbarians in their once annual Christmas fixture

against Leicester R.U.F.C.


International Career Record: Played 69, Won 30, Drew 9, Lost 30

Test Points: 112 Tries: 9 Penalties: 16 Conversions: 7 Drop Goals.


 

1970 v South Africa (Dublin) D 8-8
1970 v France (Paris) L 8-0 (FN)
1970 v England (Twickenham) L 9-3 (FN)
1970 v Scotland (Dublin) W 16-11 (FN)

1970 v Wales (Dublin) W 14-0 (FN)

 

1971 v France (Dublin) D 9-9 (FN)
1971 v England (Dublin) L 9-6 (FN)
1971 v Scotland (Murrayfield) W 17-5 (FN)

1971 v Wales (Cardiff) L 23-9 (FN)

 

1972 v France (Paris) W 14-9 (FN)
1972 v England (Twickenham) W 16-12 (FN)

1972 v France (Dublin) W 24-14

 

1973 v New Zealand (Dublin) D 10-10
1973 v England (Dublin) W 18-9 (FN)
1973 v Scotland (Murrayfield) L 19-14 (FN)
1973 v Wales (Cardiff) L 16-12 (FN)

1973 v France (Dublin) W 6-4 (FN)

 

1974 v France (Paris) L 9-6 (FN)
1974 v Wales (Dublin) D 9-9 (FN)
1974 v England (Twickenham) W 26-21 (FN)
1974 v Scotland (Dublin) W 9-6 (FN)

1974 v Presidents VX (Dublin) D 18-18

 

1975 v England (Dublin) W 12-9 (FN)
1975 v Scotland (Murrayfield) L 20-13 (FN)
1975 v France (Dublin) W 25-6 (FN)
1975 v Wales (Cardiff) L 32-4 (FN)

1976 v Australia (Dublin) L 20-10
1976 v France (Paris) L 26-3 (FN)

1976 v Wales (Dublin) L 34-9 (FN)

1976 v England (Twickenham) W 13-12 (FN)
1976 v Scotland (Dublin) L 15-6 (FN)

1976 v New Zealand (Wellington) L 11-3

 

1977 v Wales (Cardiff) L 25-9 (FN)
1977 v England (Dublin) W 4-0 (FN)
1977 v Scotland (Murrayfield) L 21-18 (FN)

1977 v France (Dublin) L 15-6 (FN)

 

1978 v France (Paris) L 10-9 (FN)
1978 v Wales (Dublin) L 20-16 (FN)
1978 v England (Twickenham) L 15-9 (FN)

1978 v New Zealand (Dublin) L 10-6

 

1979 v Scotland (Murrayfield) D 11-11 (FN)
1979 v Australia (Brisbane) W 27-12
1979 v Australia (Sydney) W 9-3

Won 4 British Lions Caps in 1971 v New Zealand.

Awarded MBE for services to the game.



1964 v England (Twickenham) W 18-5 (FN)
1964 v Scotland (Dublin) L 6-3 (FN)
1964 v Wales (Dublin) L 15-6 (FN)

1964 v France (Paris) L 27-6 (FN)

 

1965 v France (Dublin) D 3-3 (FN)
1965 v England (Dublin) W 5-0 (FN)
1965 v Scotland (Murrayfield) W 16-6 (FN)
1965 v Wales (Cardiff) L 14-8 (FN)

1965 v South Africa (Dublin) W 9-6

 

1966 v France (Paris) L 11-6 (FN)
1966 v England (Twickenham) D 6-6 (FN)
1966 v Scotland (Dublin) L 11-3 (FN)

1966 v Wales (Dublin) W 9-6 (FN)

 

1967 v Australia (Dublin) W 15-8
1967 v England (Dublin) L 8-3 (FN)
1967 v Scotland (Murrayfield) W 5-3 (FN)
1967 v Wales (Cardiff) W 3-0 (FN)
1967 v France (Dublin) L 11-6 (FN)
1967 v Australia (Sydney) W 11-5
1968 v England (Twickenham) D 9-9 (FN)
1968 v Scotland (Dublin) W 14-6 (FN)
1968 v Wales (Dublin) W 9-6 (FN)

1968 v Australia (Dublin) W 10-3

 

1969 v England (Dublin) W 17-15 (FN)
1969 v Scotland (Murrayfield) W 16-0 (FN)
1969 v Wales (Cardiff) L 24-11 (FN)

Won 4 British Lions Caps in 1966 v Australia
and 4 in 1968 v South Africa.