Chris Woakes

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.

International Career

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.

Season Team Salary
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


Personal Info

Full Name Christopher Roger Woakes 
Nickname  The Wizard
Date of Birth 2 March 1989
Age 34
Height  188 cm (6 ft 2 in)
Hometown Birmingham, West Midlands, England
Nationality English
Role All-Rounder
Batting  Right-handed
Bowling  Right-arm Fast-medium
Net Worth $6 million
Relationship Status Married
Spouse Amie Louise Woakes (m. 2017)
Instagram @chriswoakes



English all-rounder Chris Woakes’ gorgeous wife is Amie Louise Woakes. The couple got married in 2017. They are blessed with two daughters.

Chris Woakes wife Amie Louise Woakes
Source: Chris Woakes with his wife Amie. Source: Instagram


Born on 2 March 1989, he is 34 years old.


He is 188 cm (6 ft 2 in).

Career Stats

[As of 13 September 2023]

Competition Test ODI T20I
Matches 48 114 29
Runs Scored 1,754 1,393 140
Batting Average 27.40 24.43 20.0
100s/50s 1/6 0/5
Top Score 137* 95* 37
Wickets  149 163 27
Bowling Average  29.13 30.03 26.66
5W 5 3
10W in Match 1
Best Bowling  6/17 6/45 3/4
Catches 20 47 10


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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