David Richards (cricketer)
|Full name||David Michael Richards|
8 November 1931 |
Bath, Somerset, England
|Bowling style||Right-arm fast-medium|
|Domestic team information|
|Source: Cricinfo, 10 October 2010|
David Michael Richards (born 8 November 1931) is a former English cricketer. Richards was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm fast-medium. He was born at Bath, Somerset and educated at Cheltenham College.
Richards made his Minor Counties Championship debut for Wiltshire in 1949 against the Kent Second XI. From 1949 to 1965, he represented the county in 34 Minor Counties Championship matches, the last of which came against Dorset.
Richards also represented Wiltshire in 2 List-A matches. His debut List-A match came against Hampshire in the 1964 Gillette Cup. His second and final List-A match came against Nottinghamshire in the 1965 Gillette Cup. In his 2 List-A matches, he scored 11 runs at a batting average of 5.50, with a high score of 11. In the field he took a single catch.
- Minor Counties Championship Matches played by David Richards. Cricketarchive.com. Retrieved on 26 August 2011.
- List-A Matches played by David Richards. Cricketarchive.com. Retrieved on 26 August 2011.
- List-A Batting and Fielding For Each Team by David Richards. Cricketarchive.com. Retrieved on 26 August 2011.