Name: Tom Richardson
Date of birth: 11/08/1870
International Team: N/A
Domestic Team: N/A
Bowling Style: Unknown
Batting Style: Right-hand
- Test Debut v Australia at Manchester - August, 1893
- Richardson was one of the finest fast bowlers of his day taking 88 wickets in 14 tests at 25.22.
- He was at his peak between the years of 1893 to 1897.
- In 1897 alone he took 273 wickets for less the 14.50 runs.
- The strain of the Australian tour that followed took its toll and Richardson struggled and returned the following summer half the player he had been, although he still managed 161 wickets.
- His game fell off in later years as he increased in bulk.
- Wisden Cricketer of the year 1897.
International Career Overview
|Career Span:||1893-1898||Innings Bowled:||24|
|Highest Score:||25||Best bowling in Innings:||8/94|
Today's Fixtures & Results
Northants 221In-PlaySomerset 375 & 25-2
Somerset lead Northamptonshire by 179 runs with 8 wickets remainingDurhamIn-PlayWarwicks 182-2Lancashire 225In-PlayNotts 16-0
Nottinghamshire trail Lancashire by 209 runs with 10 wickets remaining
No play Sunday due to rain
England 496ResultIndia 457 & 391-9 Dec
Derbys 124ResultYorks 183-4
Yorkshire win by 59 runs