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| On Updated : Feb 6, 2020 1:16 PM IST

Chris Green (Australian Cricketer): Wife, Age, IPL Team, Records, Controversies and More

Chris Green is a South African-born Australian cricketer who plays the role of an all-rounder. Chris comes from a sports background where his father Warren Green and mother Lisa Green both were a professional tennis player. Therefore, Chris from the beginning used to play various sports like soccer, tennis, cricket, and swimming.

His major breakthrough in the field of cricket has finally come when he got selected to play in the Indian Premier League 2020 where he has been bought by Kolkata Knight Riders for INR 20 Lakh.

Full Name: Christopher James Green
Nickname: Chris
Role: All-rounder
Batting: Right-handed bat
Bowling: Right-arm off-break

Cricket Career

Domestic

List A debut: In New South Wales vs South Australia ay Brisbane on October 4, 2914
T20s debut: In Sydney Sixers vs Sydney Thunder at Sydney on January 22, 2015
Domestic Teams: Birmingham Bears, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Lahore Qalandars, Multan Sultans, New South Wales, New South Wales Under-23s, Surrey 2nd XI, Sydney Thunder, Toronto Nationals

Source: Twitter

International

So far Chris Green has got chances only to play the domestic side of cricket in Australia but his talent and ability to perform excellently under pressure will soon call him up for playing international cricket.

Test Debut: N/A
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Controversy

He has been recently banned for three months when he was found taking illegal bowling action while playing in the Big Bash League 2020.

Personal Life

Date of Birth: 1st October 1993
Current Age:
26 years (as per 2020)
Birth Place: Durban, Natal, South Africa
Nationality: Australian
Address: Australia
Zodiac Sign: Libra
School: Syndey's Knox Grammar School

Source: Unknown

Christopher moved to Australia along with his family when he was 7 years old. Initially, he began playing cricket for St. Ives Club in North Shore while attending the Syndey's Knox Grammar School. As a kid, he excelled in both cricket and Tennis on the junior level. But eventually, when he had to choose between the two Chris opted for the former and selected cricket as his major.

Family

Father: Warren Green (South African)
Mother: Lisa Green (British)
Girlfriend: N/A
Marital Status: Married
Chris Green Wife: Bella Wagschal
Wife's Occupation: Art student

Physical Attributes

Height: 6’ feet 3” inches
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Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Blonde

Net Worth: N/A

Favorites

Cricketer: N/A
Food habit: N/A
Hobbies: Swimming and playing other sports like soccer and tennis.

Lesser-Known Fact

  • Chris parents Warren and Lisa are both tennis professionals and have played tournaments like Wimbledon and French Open.
  • Chris has a younger brother Cameron who is also a professional Tennis player and he represents Australia.
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