|Place Of Birth||Swansea|
Died : 19 April 1931, Llandaff
Position : Forward
Major Teams : Swansea, Wales.
Wales Caps : 2. Points : 0
Evan Sloane Richards, a mining engineer, captained Swansea for 2 seasons:1886/87 and 1887/88.
He played for Wales against England in 1885 and against Scotland in 1887. He captained the Swansea side that won the South Wales Challenge Cup for the second time in 1887. Richards refereed both the Cardiff and Newport matches versus the NZ Maoris in 1888.
His father, E.M.Richards, was the Liberal Member of Parliament for Cardiganshire from 1868-1874.
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|Clubs:||- Swansea -|
|Honours:||- Wales -|