Richard Jones (born 22 October 1973) is a cricketer. He started well, captaining the New Zealand Under-19s cricket team in 1993/4. He went on to represent the full senior side in one Test match and five One Day Internationals.
Richard Andrew Jones
|Born||22 October 1973|
Auckland, New Zealand
|Only Test (cap 223)||26 December 2003 v Pakistan|
|ODI debut (cap 131)||29 November 2003 v Pakistan|
|Last ODI||7 December 2003 v Pakistan|
Source: Cricinfo, 4 May 2017
Representing Auckland in a match against Wellington, he scored a century – the day before his wedding to Kelly Herbert. He was also the captain of the Auckland Aces, and played for the North Harbour cricket team in the Hawke Cup. In February 2001, he took a wicket with his one and only delivery in a first-class cricket match.
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