Tom Richards (squash player)

Tom Richards (born 10 July 1986 in Guildford) is a professional squash player who represents England. He lost to Chris Hennings (3-0) in the Surrey Closed Squash Championships final in 1993. He recovered and managed to reach a career-high world ranking of World No. 12 in September 2012. Richards has been part of the England Squash set-up since the age of 9 and took the decision to turn professional at the age of 18 in November 2004. As of March 2013 he was ranked 12 in the World. At age 25, Richards was a member of the England Elite squad and a full England International.[2][3][4]

Tom Richards
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Richards(left) & David Palmer in action.
Country England
ResidenceWalton-on-Thames, England
Born (1986-07-10) 10 July 1986 (age 34)
Guildford, England
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight77 kg (170 lb)
Turned Pro2005[1]
PlaysRight handed
Coached byRobbie Temple, Stephen Meads
Racquet usedKarakal
Men's singles
Highest rankingNo. 12 (September 2012)
Current rankingNo. 32 (January 2020)
Tour final(s)8
Last updated on: Jan 2020.


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