|Batting style Right-handed|
Role Cricket Player
Name Richard McCarthy
|Full name Richard Charles Arthur Marum McCarthy|
Born 21 December 1961 (age 53) (1961-12-21) Geelong, Victoria, Australia
2000 Yorkshire Cricket Board
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
Richard Charles Arthur Marum McCarthy (born 21 December 1961, Geelong, Victoria, Australia) is a former Australian cricketer. McCarthy was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm fast-medium.
McCarthy made his first-class debut for Victoria against Tasmania in the 1984/85 Sheffield Shield. From the 1984/85 season to the 1989/90 season, he represented Victoria in 11 first-class matches, the last of which came against Western Australia. In his eleven first-class matches, he scored 230 runs at a batting average of 19.16, with a single half century high score of 61. In the field he took five catches.
It was for Victoria that McCarthy made his debut in List A cricket against an England XI in 1985. He played one further List A match for the State against Queensland in 1989.
In 2000, he played his first List A match in eleven years for the Yorkshire Cricket Board against Huntingdonshire in the 2000 NatWest Trophy. He played one further match for the Board in the same competition against Yorkshire. In his four List A matches, he scored six runs at an average of 2.00, with a high score of five. With the ball he took four wickets at an average of 43.00, with best figures of 2 for 46.