DOB: 6 March 1960
Debut: Round 3, 1978 against Carlton at Princes Park
Last Game: Round 4, 1979 against Richmond at MCG
From: Bentleigh Tigers
Number: 24 1978, 25 1979
Fourths Best and Fairest - 1976
Graduated from the 1975 MFC Scholarship Squad to the Fourths before making his debut as a forward, but seriously injured his knee in the Round 4, 1979 game against Richmond and didn't play VFL football again.
Richards was one of Melbourne's representatives in the 1978 Grand Final Mile race along with Gary Cooke.
Joined VFA side Caulfield in 1981 under Hassa Mann, and transferred to Sandringham in 1982.
Also wore number 54 in 1977 Reserves matches.
Grand Final Mile
Age - 01/05/1979
Age - 23/03/1981
Inside Football - 01/04/1982
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