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Chris Woakes (cricketer) Wife, Weight, Height, Age, Records and More

Christopher Rodgers Woakes
(England Cricketer)

Englishman Chris Woakes is one of the finest fast bowlers in the world. He has the ability to adapt with the conditions and read the game exceptionally well. Be it for England or for any franchise he represents, Woakes is known to give it his all, and never leaving a stone unturned. A fiesty bowler with a calm demanour makes him a dangerous prospect to be up against.

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Chris Woakes
Nickname: Chris
Profession: Cricketer
Autobiography: NA
Biopic: NA
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.): 6'1″
Weight (approx.): 80 kg
Eye Colour: Grey
Hair Colour: Brown
Tattoos: NA
Personal Life
Date of Birth: March 2, 1989
Age (as on 2018): 29 years
Birth Place: Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Pisces
Nationality: English
School: NA
College: Barr Beacon School, Aldridge, England
Educational Qualifications: Graduate
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Father: Roger Woakes
Mother: Elaine Woakes
Sister: NA
Brother: David Woakes
Coach/Mentor: NA
Religion: Christianity
Address: NA

Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test: vs Australia, August 21st 2011 in Sydney
ODI: vs Australia, January 23rd 2011 in Sydney
T20: vs Australia, January 12th 2011 in Sydney
Jersey Number: #19 Royal Challengers Bangalore, England
Domestic/State Team: Royal challengers Bangalore
Nature on field: Calm
Likes to play against: Austrlaia
Favourite Ball: Yorker

Career Turning Point

  • He replaced an injured Ben Stokes in a Test match against Sri Lanka, and took 9 wickets in that game.
Photo Courtesy: ESPNcricinfo

Hobbies: Football, Golf
Favourite Batsmen: Rahul Dravid
Favourite Bowlers: Jacques Kallis
Favourite Football Team: NA
Favourite sports personalities: Chris Armstrong, Rory Mcllroy
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Favourite Actors: NA
Favourite Films: NA
Favourite Musicians/Singers: NA
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Smoking/Alcohol: No/Yes

Style Quotient
Cars Collection: NA

Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status: Married
Affairs/Girlfriends: Amie Louise Woakes
Wife/Spouse: Amie Louise Woakes
Marriage Date: Feruary 10th, 2017
Children: NA

Net Worth: NA
IPL earnings: 7.4 crore INR ($1,074,400)
Photo Courtesy: Circle of Cricket

Awards and recognitions

  • Chris Woakes's 95 runs against Sri Lanka in 2016, made him the highest run score by a batsman coming in at number 8.
  • He also holds the record of being the only Englishman who took 11 wickets against Pakistan in Test.

Lesser Known Facts

  • Woakes started playing cricket at the age of 7.
  • He won the Wisden's Cricketer of the Year award in 2016.