Darren Allinson

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Darren Allinson
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Full name Darren Allinson
Date of birth (1988-11-13) 13 November 1988 (age 28)
Place of birth Carmarthen, Wales
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 82 kg (12 st 13 lb)[1]
Rugby union career
Position(s) Scrum-half
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
Cardiff Blues
London Irish
Bath Rugby
Bath Rugby

Darren Allinson (born 13 November 1987), a Welsh professional rugby union player. Allinson currently plays for Bath Rugby in the Aviva Premiership and plays at scrum half. He attended Ysgol Gyfun Maes yr Yrfa and the famous Ysgol Cwm Gwendraeth.

Cardiff Blues[edit]

Allinson joined Cardiff Blues in 2007 at the age of 18 from the Llanelli Scarlets Academy. He made 36 first team appearances at the Arms Park along with a winners medal when the Blues beat Toulon in the Amlin Cup (2010).

London Irish[edit]

Allinson joined London Irish in 2010 and made an immediate impact with over 20 first team appearances in his first season. He has since made 109 first XV appearances to date with a Man of the Match performance against Cardiff Blues in the Heineken Cup (2012).


Allison was loaned to Bath as injury cover in November 2016. Before signing a permeant deal on 20th February 2017


Representative Honours;

Wales U16, U18, U19, U20


  1. ^ "Aviva Premiership Rugby - Gloucester Rugby". web page. Premier Rugby. Archived from the original on 6 February 2012. Retrieved 4 September 2011.