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Chris Woakes


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BATTING STATS

GAME TYPE M INN RUNS BF NO AVG SR 100s 50s HS 4s 6s CT ST
ODIs 95 65 1173 1296 20 26.07 90.51 0 4 95 83 19 42 0
TESTs 26 43 1012 2021 10 30.67 50.07 1 4 137 132 1 12 0
T20s 8 7 91 63 4 30.33 144.44 0 0 37 4 5 1 0
BOWLING STATS

GAME TYPE M INN OVERS RUNS WKTS AVG ECO BEST 5Ws 10Ws
ODIs 95 91 738 4168 133 31.34 5.65 45/6 3 0
TESTs 26 48 766 2372 72 32.94 3.09 70/6 2 1
T20s 8 8 27 253 7 36.14 9.37 40/2 0 0
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Chris Woakes Biography

 

Chris Woakes is an an all-rounder who plays for the England national cricket team. Woakes is a right-arm fast medium bowler, and a right-hand batsman.

 

Born on March 2, 1989, Woakes made his first class debut at the age of 17 and before turning 20, was among the bowlers with the best bowling averages in the country.

 

Background

 

At the age of 17, he made his first-class debut for Warwickshire against West Indies A in 2006.

 

He picked up 45 wickets at an average of 20.48 in 2008, and in 2010, he picked up 58 wickets at an average of 21.48 in 2010.

 

Debut

 

Woakes made his T20I debut for England against Australia in January 2011.

 

He made his ODI debut against Australia in Sydney in 2011.

 

Due to injury of Tim Bresnan, Woakes replaced him and made his Test debut at The Oval in August 2013 against Australia in the Ashes series.

 

Rise to glory

 

On January 30, 2011, Woakes recorded his career best figures of 6/45 against Australia in Brisbane.

 

Club career

 

Woakes has played for Sydney Thunder in Big Bash League in 2013.

 

In the 2017 IPL, he played for Kolkata Knight Riders

 

Records

 

In 2016, he picked up 11 for 102 against Pakistan at Lord’s and became the first England bowler since Ian Botham in 1978, to take five wicket in each innings of a Test match. 

 

His 26 wickets was a record in a series between England and Pakistan in the same year. He was thereby named as one of the Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year for his efforts.

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