Gwyn Richards      

Full name Gwyn Richards

Born November 29, 1951, Maesteg, Glamorgan, Wales

Current age 63 years 243 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
3rd Investec Test: England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 29-Aug 2
Australia 136 & 73/2 (15 ov) England 281
Group A: Worcs v Yorkshire at Worcester - Jul 30
Yorkshire 345/6 Worcs 72/3 (21/50 ov)
Group B: Kent v Hampshire at Canterbury - Jul 30
Hampshire 158/5 (30/50 ov)
Group B: Sussex v Notts at Hove - Jul 30
Sussex 159/5 (25.5/50 ov)
Group A: Durham v Surrey at Chester-le-Street
Jul 31, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Leics v Gloucs at Leicester
Jul 31, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Somerset v Worcs at Taunton
Jul 31, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Middlesex v Kent at Radlett
Jul 31, 2015 (11:30 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
Group A: Derbyshire v Northants at Derby
Jul 31, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group B: Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff
Jul 31, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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