Player Archive - J. A. Probyn

J. A. Probyn player photo.
  • Country: England England
  • Points Scored: 7
Jeffrey Alan Probyn was born in Bethnall Green on 27 April 1956 and educated at the London Nautical School before becoming a company director. He played for Streatham, Askeans, Wasps and Bedford and between 1988 and 1993 gained 37 caps at tight-head prop for England. In 1989 he toured with a World XV in South Africa. After retirement he served on the council of the Rugby Football Union and was manager of England under-21. Jeff Probyn captained the Barbarians against Leicester in 1997 and East Midlands and Germany in 2002. His final appearance in the Mobbs Memorial Match of 2002 was 17 days after his 46th birthday. He also served on the Barbarians committee from 2000 to 2008.

Games Played

Date Opponent Points    
14 May 2002 East Midlands 0 Full Squad Match Images
12 August 2000 Germany 0 Full Squad Match Images
29 March 2000 East Midlands 0 Full Squad Match Images
25 February 1997 Leicester Tigers 0 Full Squad Match Images
08 October 1996 Newport 0 Full Squad Match Images
28 December 1992 Leicester Tigers 0 Full Squad Match Images
28 November 1992 Australia XV 5 Full Squad Match Images
11 March 1992 East Midlands 2 Full Squad Match Images
27 December 1991 Leicester Tigers 0 Full Squad Match Images
14 April 1990 Cardiff 0 Full Squad Match Images
25 March 1989 Cardiff 0 Full Squad Match Images
28 December 1988 Leicester Tigers 0 Full Squad Match Images