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Gwyn Richards      

Full name Gwyn Richards

Born November 29, 1951, Maesteg, Glamorgan, Wales

Current age 64 years 177 days

Major teams Glamorgan

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 107 174 26 3370 102* 22.77 1 15 36 0
List A 96 83 17 1058 73 16.03 0 2 25 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 107 4149 2257 48 5/55 47.02 3.26 86.4 1 0
List A 96 1724 1213 45 5/29 5/29 26.95 4.22 38.3 2 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1971 - 1979
List A span 1971 - 1979
Profile

Gwyn Richards helped to guide Glamorgan to the final of the Gillette Cup in 1977. The off-spinner bowled several accurate spells during the competition, especially in the semi-final at Swansea, with figures of 12-4-17-2. He later shared a useful partnership with wicket-keeper Eifion Jones which saw Glamorgan to victory with fifteen balls in hand. Richards also bowled well in the final against Middlesex, conceding just 23 runs from his 12 over allocation,and taking the wicket of Graham Barlow.

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Kent at Derby - May 22-25
Derbyshire 492 Kent 304/7 (102 ov)
Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff - May 22-25
Glamorgan 260 & 201/2 (57.5 ov) Essex 313
Gloucs v Northants at Bristol - May 22-25
Northants 176 & 14/1 (6 ov) Gloucs 418
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - May 22-25
Hampshire 270 & 99/3 (35 ov) Notts 189
Lancashire v Surrey at Manchester - May 22-24
Lancashire won by an innings and 96 runs
Leics v Worcs at Leicester - May 22-24
Worcs won by 7 wickets
Middlesex v Somerset at Lord's - May 22-25
Somerset 376 Middlesex 309/6 (107 ov)
Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham - May 22-25
Warwickshire 313 & 114 Durham 190 & 67/0 (28 ov, target 238)
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