Chris Woakes is an English professional cricketer. He plays as an all-rounder for the England national team in all three formats. Woakes was a part of the England squads that won the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup and the 2022 T20 World Cup. He bowls right-arm fast-medium and bats right-handed. He is named in the 15-man England squad for the 2023 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup.
Here we have Chris Woakes’s net worth, career earnings, salary, career overview, stats, wife, and more.
Chris Woakes’s Biography and Career
Christopher Roger Woakes was born on 2 March 1989, in Birmingham, West Midlands, England. He plays domestic cricket for Warwickshire.
Chris Woakes made his ODI and T20I debut for England in January 2011, against Australia. The all-rounder made his Test debut in 2013.
He represented England in the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup. He was ruled out of the tournament due to an injury.
In 2018, He made his first Test century (137 not out), against India at Lord’s. Two years earlier on the same ground, he took 11/102 wickets in a Test match against Pakistan. These achievements earned him a spot on both Lord’s honours boards.
Woakes played crucial parts for England in the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup and helped his nation to be the World Champions. He became the man of the match in the semi-final against Australia by taking three wickets. He also took three wickets in the final against New Zealand.
Woakes was a part of the England squad that won the 2020 ICC T20 World Cup. He played every match of the tournament.
Chris Woakes became England’s player of the series in the 2023 Ashes. He took 19 wickets in crucial stages in the 6 innings he played.
Franchise League Cricket
Woakes played three seasons in the IPL, for Kolkata Knight Riders (2017), Royal Challengers Bangalore (2018), and Delhi Capitals (2021).
He played for the Birmingham Phoenix in the Hundred Tournament in 2023.
Chris Woakes’s Net Worth in 2023
As of 2023, Chris Woakes has a net worth of $6 million. The all-rounder has accumulated good fortune from his cricket career. He earns a decent figure from his ECB contract and from playing across different franchise leagues.
Salary and Career Earnings
Woakes’s prime source of earnings is his cricket career. He earns an estimated £900,000 for a season playing for England.
Franchise League Contract
Chris Woakes played for Birmingham Phoenix in the 2023 Hundred Tournament, earning an estimated £150,000 salary.
Woakes played three seasons in the IPL. For the 2017 IPL season, Kolkata Knight Riders signed him for INR 4.2 crore. He earned INR 7.4 crore for the 2018 season, playing for Bangalore. Delhi Capitals signed Woakes for INR 1.5 crore for the 2021 IPL season.
He earned INR 13.1 crore from his IPL career, which is approximately £1.29 million.
The following table refers to Chris Woakes’ IPL salary history.
|2021||Delhi Capitals||INR 1.5 crore|
|2020||Delhi Capitals (Pulled Out)||–|
|2018||Royal Challengers Bangalore||INR 7.4 crore|
|2017||Kolkata Knight Riders||INR 4.2 crore|
|Full Name||Christopher Roger Woakes|
|Date of Birth||2 March 1989|
|Height||188 cm (6 ft 2 in)|
|Hometown||Birmingham, West Midlands, England|
|Net Worth||$6 million|
|Spouse||Amie Louise Woakes (m. 2017)|
English all-rounder Chris Woakes’ gorgeous wife is Amie Louise Woakes. The couple got married in 2017. They are blessed with two daughters.
Born on 2 March 1989, he is 34 years old.
He is 188 cm (6 ft 2 in).
[As of 13 September 2023]
|10W in Match||1||–||–|
FAQs about Chris Woakes
What is Chris Woakes’ Net Worth?
His net worth is $6 million.
Who is his wife?
Amie Louise Woakes.
Where does he play domestic cricket?
What is his shirt no.?
He wears No. 19 for England in the ODI and T20I.
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