Birth date 14 Nov 1983 (34 years)
Nationality Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda

Austin Richards batted left handedly and bowled right arm medium for West Indies cricket team. He also played for Antigua & Barbuda and Antigua.

Richards has played in a single Twenty20 International on 29th June 2007 against England. He batted at the No. 3 spot and scored 10 runs in 15 balls. England was victorious in this match by 5 wickets with 3 deliveries remaining. Richards has participated in only one One day International against Scotland at Dublin on 12th July 2007. he scored 2 runs in 2 deliveries while batting at the No. 7 position. West Indies won this match by 4 wickets with 1 ball to spare by D/L method.

Career Highlights

In Twenty20 cricket, Richards got the chance to appear in 6 matches. In these he scored 107 runs with 36 as his highest score. His batting average was 17.83 and batting strike rate was 94.69. he hit 12 fours and 4 sixers. He also took part in 12 matches in first class cricket. He hit 744 runs at a batting average of 35.42 and his highest score was 183. He has 1 hundred, 4 half centuries and 4 catches against his name. he has also scored 630 runs in List A matches at a batting average of 25.20.