Mark Wood is an English professional cricketer who plays for the England national team in all three formats. He is a right-arm fast bowler. He plays domestic cricket for Durham. Wood was part of the England teams that won the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup and 2022 T20 World Cup. He is named in the 15-man England squad for the 2023 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, in India.
Here we have Mark Wood’s net worth, career earnings, salary, career overview, stats, wife, and more.
Mark Wood’s Biography and Career
Mark Andrew Wood was born on 11 January 1990, in Ashington, Northumberland, England. Wood plays domestic cricket for Durham. He made his debut for Durham in a first-class match against Durham MCCU in the 2011 season.
Mark Wood made his England national team debut in May 2015, in an ODI match against Ireland. The right-arm pacer also made his Test debut in the same month, against New Zealand.
Wood made his T20I debut in June 2015, against New Zealand. The right-arm fast bowler was a part of the England squad that won the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup. He took 18 wickets in the tournament. Wood also helped England to win the 2022 ICC T20 World Cup.
As of writing, the English pacer has played 59 matches, taking 71 wickets. He also has 104 wickets in Test cricket in 31 matches, with a best bowling figure of 6/37.
Franchise League Cricket
Mark Wood has played for Chennai Super Kings and Lucknow SuperGiants in the Indian Premier League. In the 2023 IPL season for Lucknow, Wood played 4 matches and took 11 wickets, with a best figure of 5/14.
Mark Wood’s Net Worth in 2023
As of 2023, Mark Wood has a net worth of $18 million. The English fast bowler has accumulated good fortune from his cricket career. He earns a decent figure from his ECB salary and from playing across different franchise leagues.
Salary and Career Earnings
Wood’s prime sources of earnings are his cricket career and brand endorsements. He earns an estimated £700,000 annual salary playing for England.
IPL Salary and Contract
Mark Wood played two seasons in the IPL. In the auction for the 2018 IPL, Chennai Super Kings signed him for INR 1.50 crore.
Lucknow SuperGiants signed Wood for INR 7.50 crore for the 2022 IPL season. However, he missed the season due to an elbow injury. Wood played for Lucknow in the 2023 IPL, earning INR 7.50 crore, which is approximately £740,000.
The following table refers to Mark Wood’s IPL salary history.
|2023||Lucknow SuperGiants||INR 7.50 crore|
|2018||Chennai Super Kings||INR 1.50 crore|
|Full Name||Mark Andrew Wood|
|Date of Birth||11 January 1990|
|Height||183 cm (6 ft)|
|Hometown||Ashington, Northumberland, England|
|Net Worth||$18 million|
Mark Wood’s lovely wife is Sarah Lonsdale. The couple is blessed with a son and a daughter, Harry and Lily.
Born on 11 January 1990, he is 33 years old.
He is 183 cm (6 ft).
[As of 31 July 2023]
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FAQs about Mark Wood
What is Mark Wood’s Net Worth?
His net worth is $18 million.
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What is his shirt No.?
He wears No. 33 for England in the ODI and T20I.
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