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Chris Woakes IPL Career

Chris Woakes, a famous cricketer by profession. Woakes was taken birth on March 2, 1989, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. He hails from Warwickshire, England but followed Barr Beacon Language College in Walsall from 2000-2007. Woakes started up playing cricket when he was seven years old with AMCC (Aston Manor Cricket Club). Chris Woakes is an all-rounder with a right-hand bat and a Right-arm fast-medium.


Personal details 

Full NameChristopher Roger Woakes
ProfessionCricketer (Right-arm fast-medium bowler)
Physical Appearance 
Height (approximately )in centimetres– 185 cm
in meters– 1.85 m
in feet inches– 6’ 1”
Weight (approximately)in kilograms– 80 kg
in pounds– 176 lbs
Body Measurements (approximately)– Chest: 40 inches
– Waist: 32 inches
– Biceps: 14 inches
Eye ColourGrey
Hair ColourBrown
About Cricket
International DebutODI– 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

Jersey Number19 (England)
19 (Domestic)
State TeamEngland Lions, Herefordshire, Kolkata Knight Riders, Marylebone Cricket Club, Sydney Thunder, Warwickshire, Wellington
Records (main ones)• In 2016, he came to be the greatest run-scorer by achieving 95 runs at Number 8 batting in an ODI against Sri Lanka.

• He came to be the initial England bowler to grab 11 wickets against Pakistan in a Test tournament.

Career Turning PointWhen England player Ben Stokes underwent knee damage during the Test series against Sri Lanka, Woakes got an opportunity to perform in the second test tournament. He grabbed nine wickets by bestowing just 36 runs.
Personal Information 
Date of Birth2 March 1989
Age (as in 2021)32 Years
Birth PlaceBirmingham, Warwickshire, England
Zodiac signPisces
HometownBirmingham, Warwickshire, England
SchoolNo information 
College/UniversityBarr Beacon School, Aldridge, England
Educational QualificationGraduate
FamilyFather– Roger Woakes
Mother– Elaine Woakes

Brother– David Woakes
Sister– N/A
CoachNo information 
AddressBirmingham, Warwickshire, England
HobbiesPlaying football and golf
Favourite Stuff
Favourite CricketersJacques Kallis (Cricketer), Chris Armstrong (Footballer), Rory McIlroy (Professional Golfer)
Marital Staus 
Marital StatusMarried
GirlfriendsAmie Louise Woakes
WifeAmie Louise Woakes


Marriage Date10 February 2017
Chris Woakes IPL Career net worth biography
Chris Woakes IPL Career net worth biography

Early life

Chris Woakes, a famous cricketer from the town of Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. This handsome boy father name is Roger Woakes Mother name is Elaine Woakes. Woakes glorious career commenced in August 2006 when he made his first-class debut against a touring West Indies ‘A’ side for Warwickshire in Birmingham. He is graduated from Barr Beacon School, Aldridge, England.




Chris Woakes full name is Christopher Roger Woakes. In August 2006, Woakes created his First-Class debut against a West Indies ‘A’ side for Warwickshire in Birmingham. After two years, Woakes brought headlines by outperforming the bowling tables for his aspect in the season by grabbing 42 wickets at an average of 20.57. Chris Woakes excellent achievements bought him access into the England Lions side and a spot in the introductory 2009 T20 WC team.


Simultaneously, he was not performable against the West Indies, bagging 6/43 in the initial innings, bowling for the England Lions in a curtain-raiser tournament. Woakes isn’t only about seizing wickets with the ball, and he is an extremely valuable batsman also. Chris Woakes carries a few First-Class centuries to fame and prestige, with the incredibly significant striking 131 against Hampshire. 


During that innings, Woakes also experienced a mammoth 222-run agreement for the 9th wicket with Jonathan Trott. His 1st worldwide impression appeared in the quickest setup of the tournament in January 2011, a T20I between England and Australia. In 2011 he earned his ODI debut against Australia in Sydney. Right after a week, on January 30, Woakes enrolled his career-best images of 6/45 against Australia in Brisbane.


Club career


In 2013 Chris Woakes performed for Sydney Thunder in BBL (Big Bash League). And In the 2017 Indian Premier League, he also la played for KKR (Kolkata Knight Riders).




Woakes grabbed 11 for 102 against Pakistan at Lord’s in 2016 and came to be the 1st England bowler since Ian Botham in 1978, to capture five wickets in every test game. 


Chris Woakes, 26 Wickets were listed in a series between England and Pakistan in a similar year. Woakes was quoted as one of Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year for his hard work and endeavours.


Personal Information


Chris Woakes, a distinguished cricketer. His Zodiac sign is Pisces, and proud to be Christian. Woakes favourite cricketers are Jacques Kallis (Cricketer), Chris Armstrong (Footballer), Rory McIlroy (Professional Golfer. Woakes tied his knot with Amie Louise Woakes on 10th February 2017. Woakes likes to playing football and golf.

Physical Appearance


Chris Woakes body measurements are (Approximately )- 


Height (approximately )

in centimetres– 185 cm

in meters– 1.85 m

in feet inches– 6’ 1.”


Weight (approximately) in kilograms– 80 kg

in pounds– 176 lbs


Body Measurements (approximately )

 -Chest: 40 inches

– Waist: 32 inches

– Biceps: 14 inches


His Grey eyes and brown hairs provide him with a handsome look. His weight is around 80 Kg, and he perpetually workout to maintain his weight. He likes to do practices daily and also says to others to perform that. 


Chris Woakes Net Worth


Chris Woakes estimated Net Worth (approximately) around is $ 1 million. His total salary is approximately Rs-₹15000000(IPL). 


He occupies a beautiful life and has a luxury car, a big home, lives a fantastic lifestyle. 


His income source is Cricket only. His approximate IPL earnings are around Rs- 131000000. 


Social media


Chris Woakes stays active on his social media accounts, such as Twitter and Instagram. He keeps uploading his pictures for his lovers. Woakes has a big fan following on his Instagram account. Whenever Woakes plays wonderfully in the tournament, his lovers begin to cheer him up by posting praiseful comments on his photos, videos and liking them. 


Some known facts about Chris Woakes 


  • Does Woakes smoke?: No information 


  • Does Woakes drink alcohol?: Yes, he does.


  • Chris began playing cricket at the age of 7 and performed in the ‘Aston Manor Cricket Club.’
  • Subsequently, he began performing for the ‘Walmley Cricket Club’ in Sutton Coldfield, England.


  • Woakes was selected for the ‘Warwickshire’ cricket team in 2006 and created his first-class debut against touring West Indies at Birmingham, England.


  • Woakes was too a member of the England Lions, Herefordshire, Marylebone Cricket Club, Sydney Thunder, Wellington and Warwickshire.


  • He got chosen in the ‘England’ cricket squad in 2011 and performed his 1st Twenty 20 International tournament against Australia at Adelaide, South Australia.


  • Woakes was quoted as Wisden’s ‘Cricketers of the Year’ in 2016. 
  • Around 2017, KKR (‘Kolkata Knight Riders’) paid him for Rs 4.2 crore for the IPL ( Indian Premier League) auction.


  • RCB (‘Royal Challengers Bangalore’) acquired him for Rs 7.4 crore in 2018 for the IPL (Indian Premier League) auction.


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