Mark Richardson (cricketer)

Mark Hunter Richardson (born 11 June 1971) is a former New Zealand cricketer. He was a left-handed opening batsman. He represented New Zealand in 38 Tests from 2000 to 2004. During his cricketing career he played for Auckland, Buckinghamshire and Otago.

Mark Richardson
Personal information
Full nameMark Hunter Richardson
Born (1971-06-11) 11 June 1971 (age 50)
Hastings, New Zealand
NicknameRigor
BattingLeft-handed
BowlingSlow left arm orthodox
RoleBatsman
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 210)12 September 2000 v Zimbabwe
Last Test30 November 2004 v Australia
ODI debut (cap 125)11 January 2002 v Australia
Last ODI19 January 2002 v South Africa
ODI shirt no.35
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
19891992Auckland
19922001Otago
20012005Auckland
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI FC LA
Matches 38 4 157 91
Runs scored 2,776 42 9,994 2,523
Batting average 44.77 10.50 42.89 31.53
100s/50s 4/19 0/0 20/48 3/15
Top score 145 26 306 128*
Balls bowled 66 0 3,966 810
Wickets 1 44 12
Bowling average 21.00 43.43 49.33
5 wickets in innings 0 1 0
10 wickets in match 0 0 0
Best bowling 1/16 5/77 2/25
Catches/stumpings 26/– 1/– 90/– 16/–
Source: Cricinfo, 29 April 2017

Richardson also played for Dunedin Metropolitan in the Hawke Cup.