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Full name John Dansey Hurry Riches
Born December 30, 1920, Cathays, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales
Died October 5, 1999, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales (aged 78 years 279 days)
Major teams Glamorgan
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox
Education Repton School
John Riches was a slow left-armer who played once for Glamorgan in 1947, although he captained their second XI between 1946 and 1954 and subsequently served on the committee.
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