Player Profile

Rees Richards - Prop

Wales RL
Rees Richards
Heritage No59
Date Of Birth15/04/1886
Place Of BirthCwmavon
ClubsWigan Warriors, Aberavon, Cymmer
HonoursWales RL, Wales
Rees Richards started playing rugby union for Cymmer before transferring to Aberavon. When playing there, he won three WRU caps in the 1913 Five Nations. He went north to Wigan in 1913 and became a dual code international a year later. After 53 appearances for the club, the Great War put an end to his career. He died in 1953.
1913-1914 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Note: The statistics tab shows all of the player’s known appearances for this particular Wales side against international sides or other non-capped recognised first class matches. To see exactly how many full test rugby league caps for Wales (or any other country) that this player has, please click the “Test Summary” tab. Nines individual player records are not shown, please click here for full details about Nines. Please also note that clubs’ current names are used throughout this website, due to the database only being able to feed one name per club (e.g. Wigan will also be known as Wigan Warriors throughout all player profiles).
Translate »