Josh Richards – South Africa

Now 22 Josh Richards has packed plenty into his early cricket career, Appearing for SA U19s on their 2018 tour of England then progressing from Provincial cricket in 2020 to full franchise for the Lions in 2020/21. Josh is a mightily impressive opening bat with a 1st class batting average of 46 which is a fantastic achievement for one so young. He has a high score of 161 not out and 7 other hundreds and 10 scores over 50 so far in what is going to be a stellar career. Josh’s bowling is also ok he hasn’t bowled much at 1st class level but is capable and would be effective in league cricket, his batting though is different class and he will be very popular for 2022.

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