Player of the Week: Rob Richards

This week’s Player of the Week is Rob Richards!  He was a Paul Lucas Medallist in 2015/16, and you won’t meet a better bloke.

Name: Rob Richards
Nickname: Richo
If you could choose your own nickname, what would it be?: Richo
Occupation: Bricklayer
How long have you played at Wanneroo?: 4 years
Who is your favorite cricketer?: Kyle (funky) Millar
Who’s your celebrity crush?: Amber Heard
Which TV family is most like your own?: Family Guy
What is your pre-game ritual?: Nba (moneyball)
If you could be an Olympic athlete, in what sport would you compete?: Ping pong ( #1 wdcc)
When did you last hit the winning runs, take the winning wicket, and/or take the winning catch?: Never
Are you a leader or a follower?: Leader
Which of the Seven Dwarfs is most like you?: Grumpy
Wanneroo Man-crush?: Barometer / Funky
What is your favorite movie quote?: Blessed is he who, in the name of charity and good will, shepherds the weak through the valley of the darkness, for he is truly his brother’s keeper and the finder of lost children. And I will strike down upon thee with great vengeance and furious anger those who attempt to poison and destroy My brothers.
What’s the most courageous thing you’ve ever done?: Trying poached eggs for the first time
Who is the clumsiest teammate?: Matthew Dzodzoz
What’s the best decision you’ve ever made?: Leaving Joondalup dcc
What are the three best things about you?: Nose, eyes , feet
Name 3 cricketers you most admire.: AB De Villiers, Ricky Ponting, Brian Lara
If you could eat only 3 foods for the rest of your life, what would they be?: Nandos, pasta, eggs
If you could time travel, where would you go?: 1960s
If you could be a cartoon character for a week, who would you be?: Goku
What’s the most awesome thing you’ve done on a cricket field?: applied chafe cream mid innings
Would you rather be the best player on a horrible team or the worst player on a great team?: The best player , because you might night get a game if there team is so great
If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?: Be left handed
Favourite Wanneroo WAG and why?: Hannah Campbell ( Em ratta doppelgänger)
Has Slods ever bought you a round?: No
Who are the three greatest living musicians?: Jake Ostle, Robert smith, Alanis Morissette
What personal trait has gotten you in the most trouble?: Cherping
What do you think is the greatest invention of all time?: Cricket bat
Name a celebrity you think is lame.: John Cusack/Bruce Willis
Most embarrassing moment on the cricket field?: Getting snipered in the left hammy
What is the scariest movie you’ve ever seen?: Scary movie 2
Rachel, Donna, Jessica, or Louis Litt?: Rachel
What is the best piece of advice you’ve received?: Positivity is key
If you could be another teammate for a week who would it be and why?: Matthew Dzodzoz , too see what it’s like being Indy, loving chairs
If you could ask your pet one question, what would it be?: Why do you eat your own sh*t?
Rarest bloke at Wanneroo?: Slods simple
What is your favourite Rob Richards quote?: Simple
What did you write on your tennis ball?: Don’t get 3 blobs in a row this season

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