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Chris Woakes Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Net Worth, salary and more

Wiki, Salary, Girlfriend and Personal information of Chris Woakes

Chris Woakes is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm fast-medium pace bowler who plays for Warwickshire and England. He made his Test debut against Australia in the fifth Ashes Test in 2013. Here you will find information about Chris Woakes bio, age, height, weight, wife, net worth, salary and relationship status. He made his International Twenty20 debut on 12 January 2011 against Australia in Adelaide.

About/Bio/Wiki of Chris Woakes

Full Name Christopher Roger Woakes
Profession Cricketer (Right-arm fast-medium bowler)

Physical Status & More

Height
  • in centimeters- 185 cm
  • in meters- 1.85 m
  • in Feet Inches- 6’1”
Weight
  • in Kilograms- 80 kg
  • in Pounds- 176 lbs
Eye Colour Grey
Hair Colour Brown
Body Colour Fair

Cricket

Christopher Roger Woakes with his teammates in the field
International Debut

ODI- 23 January 2011 against Australia at Sydney, Australia

Test- 21 August 2013 against Australia at The Oval, London

T20- 12 January 2011 against Australia at Adelaide, South Australia
Coach/Mentor N/A
Jersey Number

#19 (England)

#19 (Domestic)

Domestic/State Team England Lions, Herefordshire, Kolkata Knight Riders, Marylebone Cricket Club, Sydney Thunder, Warwickshire, Wellington
Records (main ones)
  • In 2016, he became the highest run scorer by scoring 95 runs at Number 8 batting in an ODI against Sri Lanka.
  • He became the first England bowler to pick 11 wickets against Pakistan in a Test match.
Carrier Turning Point When England player Ben Stokes suffered the knee injury during the Test series against Sri Lanka, he got chance to play in the second test match in which he picked 9 wickets by giving just 36 runs.

Personal Life

Date of Birth 2 March 1989
Birth Place Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Pisces
Nationality Indian
Hometown Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
School N/A
College Barr Beacon School, Aldridge, England
Educational Qualifications Graduate
Religion Christianity

Family

Marital Status Unmarried
Wife/Spouse N/A
Children

Son- None

Daughter- N/A
Parents Father- Roger Woakes Mother- Elaine Woakes
Siblings Brother- David Woakes Sister- N/A

Favoutite Things

Hobbies Playing football and golf
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
Favourite Cricketer Jacques Kallis
Favourite Athletes Chris Armstrong (Footballer), Rory McIlroy (Professional Golfer)
Salary (2020) ₹15000000(IPL)
TOTAL IPL INCOME ₹131000000
Net Worth $1 Million

Controversies of Chris Woakes:

He doesn’t have any controversies in his career till now.

Does Chris Woakes smoke: Not Known
Does Chris Woakes drink alcohol: Yes

Some less known facts about Chris Woakes:

  • Chris started playing cricket at the age of 7 and used to play in the ‘Aston Manor Cricket Club.’
  • He later started playing for the ‘Walmley Cricket Club’ in Sutton Coldfield, England.
  • In 2006, he was chosen for the ‘Warwickshire’ cricket team and made his first-class debut against West Indies at Birmingham, England.
  • He was also part of the England Lions, Herefordshire, Marylebone Cricket Club, Sydney Thunder, Warwickshire, and Wellington.
  • In 2011, he got selected in the ‘England’ cricket team and played his first T20 International match against Australia at Adelaide, South Australia.
  • In 2016, he was named the Wisden’s ‘Cricketers of the Year.’
  • In 2017, ‘Kolkata Knight Riders’ (KKR) bought him for Rs 4.2 crore for the 2017 Indian Premier League (IPL) auction.
  • In 2018, ‘Royal Challengers Bangalore’ (RCB) bought him for Rs 7.4 crore for the 2018 Indian Premier League (IPL) auction.

Image Credit: Twitter

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