Corey Richards

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Corey Richards
Personal information
Full name Corey John Richards
Born (1975-09-25) 25 September 1975 (age 41)
Camden, New South Wales, Australia
Batting style Right-hand
Bowling style Right-arm medium
Role Higher Middle OrderBatsman
Domestic team information
Years Team
1995 - 2006 NSW
1996 - 2006 Scotland
Career statistics
Competition FC List A
Matches 55 81
Runs scored 2953 2176
Batting average 31.41 32.47
100s/50s 7/15 3/12
Top score 164 151
Balls bowled 84 177
Wickets 0 3
Bowling average - 40.66
5 wickets in innings - -
10 wickets in match - n/a
Best bowling 0/19 2/12
Catches/stumpings 27/– 36/–
Source:, 4 December 2007

Corey John Richards (born 25 August 1975 in Camden, New South Wales) is a former Australian first-class cricketer and current Sydney First Grade cricketer for the Bankstown Bulldogs.


In 1995/96 Richards made his first-class debut for New South Wales and was relied upon as a solid top-order batsman when he won the NSW Player of the Year award in 1998/99. A poor season in 2002/03 saw him dropped from the state side.

In the 2005-06 season, the 30-year-old Richards received a surprise call up to the New South Wales squad and returned in both ING Cup and Pura Cup matches. His performances were average at best, with a top score of 62 in the ING Cup competition so far.

Richards made his List A debut in the 1996/97 English season and made his last appearance in 2006 for the Scotland.

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