|Birth name||Adriaanus Jacobus Richter|
|Date of birth||10 May 1966|
|Place of birth||Roodepoort, Gauteng|
|Height||1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)|
|Weight||100 kg (220 lb)|
|School||Roodepoort High School|
|University||Rand Afrikaans University|
|Rugby union career|
He played his first test match for the Springboks on 17 October 1992 against France at the Stade de Gerland in Lyon. He was a member of the South African squad that won the 1995 Rugby World Cup, captaining the Springboks in their victory over Romania, during the pool matches. His last test match was on 10 June 1995 against Samoa, during the 1995 World Cup quarter-finals at Ellis Park in Johannesburg. Richter also played in nineteen tour matches, scoring seven tries for the Springboks.
|No.||Opposition||Result (SA 1st)||Position||Tries||Date||Venue|
|1.||France||20–15||Flank||17 October 1992||Stade de Gerland, Lyon|
|2.||France||16–29||Flank||24 October 1992||Parc des Princes, Paris|
|3.||England||16–33||Number 8||14 November 1992||Twickenham, London|
|4.||England||27–9||Number 8||11 June 1994||Newlands, Cape Town|
|5.||New Zealand||14–22||Number 8||9 July 1994||Carisbrook, Dunedin|
|6.||New Zealand||9–13||Number 8||23 July 1994||Athletic Park, Wellington|
|7.||New Zealand||18–18||Number 8||6 August 1994||Eden Park, Auckland|
|8.||Romania||21–8||Number 8 (c)||2||30 May 1995||Newlands, Cape Town|
|9.||Canada||20–0||Number 8||2||3 June 1995||Boet Erasmus, Port Elizabeth|
|10.||Samoa||42–14||Replacement||10 June 1995||Ellis Park, Johannesburg|
- List of South Africa national rugby union players – Springbok no. 580
- Van Rooyen, Quintus (1995). S.A. Rugby Writers Annual 1995. SA Rugby Writers' Society. p. 119. ISBN 0620189223.
- Colquhoun, Andy (1999). The South African Rugby Annual 1999. Cape Town: MWP Media Sport. p. 226. ISBN 0958423148.
- Greyvenstein, Chris (1995). Springbok rugby : an illustrated history : the proud story of South African rugby from 1891 to the 1995 World Cup. Cape Town: Sable Media. p. 270. ISBN 0-9584062-2-7. OCLC 35978057.
- Colquhoun, Andy (1999). The South African Rugby Annual 1999. Cape Town: MWP Media Sport. p. 158. ISBN 0958423148.
| Springbok Captain