Richards resume displays a star on the rise. The young star from Illawarra is consistent member of NSW state teams. A significant achievement in his career was being named Player of the Final at the 2017 Under 18s Australian Indoor Hockey Championships, scoring two goals and claiming the gold. He also made his senior debut for the former NSW Waratahs squad and played for the team in their second 2018 match against the former Tasmanian team. He was part of the 2019 Pride Men’s team that won the inaugural Hockey One league.