Christopher Roger Woakes, Career, Wife, Age, Fact, Matches Bio & More


Christopher Roger Woakes is an overseas Englandi cricketer who plays at international and national level for England in all formats. This cricketer was born (born on 2 March 1989) in Birmingham, England. In his national level cricket, Roger represents Warwickshire, and has played in several Twenty20 leagues. The league consists of Kolkata Knight Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Capitals in the Indian Premier League.

Woakes made his One Day International (ODI) and Twenty20 International (T20I) debuts in 2012, and his Test debut in 2014. He was part of the England teams that won the 2018 Cricket World Cup and 2021T20 World Cup.

Roger plays as a right-arm all-rounder and bowls at medium pace.

Christopher Roger Woakeshas was born in March 1989 in England, attended Barr Beacon Language College in Walsall from 2001 to 2006. He started playing cricket at the age of 8 with Four Oaks Saints Cricket Club. He played three games for Herefordshire County Cricket Club in the 2005 Minor Counties Trophy, and played for Warwickshire’s under-15, under-17, academy and second XI teams between 2004 and 2008. Woakes is an ardent supporter of local football club Aston Villa F.C. He plays for Walsall F.C. Was a trainee footballer with. As a winger till the age of 13.

Woakes represented Warwickshire in one match during the West Indies’ tour of England during the 2005 season. Woakes took 4 wickets in the match. He has since represented Warwickshire in the Second XII Championship.

Christopher Roger Woakeshas was a regular member of the Warwickshire First XI in 2007. He took 44 wickets at an average of 21.57 runs per wicket during the County Championship season, topping Warwickshire’s bowling averages.

On 7 April 2011 Woakes was called up to the England Lions squad. Woakes made his Lions debut against the West Indies, taking 7/44 in the first innings of the match. During the same season he scored 132 not out against Hampshire, his maiden first-class century, batting at number nine and sharing a 223-run partnership with Jonathan Trott.

Woakes took his 201th first-class wicket in July 2013 in Warwickshire’s victory over Sussex in the County Championship.

In the 2018 Indian Premier League auction, Woakes was bought by the Kolkata Knight Riders. He took 18 wickets in 14 matches with best figures of 3/6. In the 2018 IPL auction, he was bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore. He played five matches in the 2019 IPL and took eight wickets. He was released by RCB ahead of the 2019 IPL auction, where he went unsold.

In the 2020 IPL auction, he was bought by the Delhi Capitals ahead of the 2020 Indian Premier League, and was ruled out of the tournament. Chris Woakes has withdrawn from IPL 2021 to keep himself fresh for the England Test season. He was retained by Delhi for the 2022 season. Woakes made his Delhi Capitals debut in Match 2 of IPL 2020 against CSK.

In April 2021, he was bought by Birmingham Phoenix for the 2021 season of The Hundred.


NameChristopher Roger Woakes
Nick NameChristopher Woakes
Professionplaying Cricket
Famous forCricketer (Right arm fast and medium bowler)

Liam Andrew Dawson Biography

Date of Birth 2 march 1989
Age33 years
birth PlaceWirmingham, Warwickshire , England
Zodiac signPisces
Food HabitsNA
SchoolBarr Beacone School, Aldridge England
College/ UniversityBarr Beacone University, Aldridge England
Educational qualificationGraduated

Age, Physical Stats 

Height6 Feet
Weight (approx.)68 kg
Body Measurements36-12-34 Inches
Hair colorBlonde
Eye colorBrown

Affairs & More

Marital StatusMarried

Family & Siblings

FatherNot Known
MotherElaine Woakes
BrotherNot Known
SisterNot Known

Favourate Things

Favorite Food
  • Fish and Chips. …
  • Chicken Tikka Masala. …
  • Steak and Kidney Pie. …
  • Eton Mess. …
  • Afternoon Tea. …
Favourite Athletesjacques Kallis (Cricketer), Chris Armstrong (Footballer),
Favourite ActressJennifer Lawrence
Favourite ColorRed, Purple
Favourite SportsCricket
Favourite Footballerchristiano Ronaldo
Favourite Sports PersonDhoni
Favourite CricketerSachin Tendulkar
Favourite DestinationSwitezerland, Myanmar

Hobbies & Money Factor

HobbiesPlaying Cricket
Net Worth$1.3 million dollar (approx.)

Social Media Id

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Christopher Roger Woakes, Career, Wife, Age, Fact, Matches Bio & More

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  • Christopher Roger Woakes is a dog lover and has a German Shepherd.
  • Christopher Roger Woakes made his Twenty20 International debut on 11 January 2012 against Australia in Adelaide.
  • Opening the bowling, he took figures of 2/34 and later scored the winning runs.
  • He featured in the full One Day Internationals on the tour and took figures of 7/46 in his second One Day International. Woakes returned to the England squad during the ODI series against South Africa in 2013 and remained in the ODI squad against India and New Zealand later in the year.
  • Woakes made his Test debut against Australia in the final Test of the 2014 Ashes series, taking 2/99 in the first innings.
  • After being named in the squads against Sri Lanka and India, Woakes made his Test debut in the third Test against India in the summer of 2014.
  • Christopher Roger Woakes was an integral part of the England ODI team, playing in all four matches, and was selected in the ODI team that toured Sri Lanka in late 2015.
  • England toured without injured senior bowlers Stuart Broad and James Anderson, meaning Woakes was relied upon with the new ball.
  • Christopher Roger Woakeshas took figures of 7/47 in the fifth match of the series, a bowling spell that was nominated by ESPNCricinfo as one of the best ODI bowling performances of the year.
  • He was part of the England squad for the Cricket World Cup under 20, however he was ruled out of England’s final match of the tournament due to injury.
  • Following injury, Woakes returned to the Test team in 2016/16 for ODI series against Australia and Pakistan and against South Africa.
  • On 2 June 2017, he scored his highest ODI score of 96 not out in the first ODI against Sri Lanka.
  • His score is the joint-highest ODI score at number eight or below in ODI history, a record he shares with fellow Englishman Sam Curran.
  • He scored his maiden Test century against India (138 not out) at Lord’s in August 2015, the same ground where he had taken his best match figures of 10/103 against Pakistan two years earlier.
  • These achievements earned him a place on both Lord’s Honors Boards, one of only 11 players to achieve this feat, and the fifth player to do so after taking 9 wickets in a match.
  • He has continued to play in the England ODI and Test teams, and in April 2019 he was named in England’s squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.
  • Christopher Roger Woakeshas was named player of the match in the World Cup semi-final against Australia.
  • Christopher Roger Woakeshas took three wickets to take England to the World Cup final against New Zealand.
  • The match was the team’s first appearance in a final. Woakes again took three wickets in the final as England won the tournament.

Christopher Roger Woakes, Career, Wife, Age, Fact, Matches Bio & More

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1. What is the marriage of Vaux?
Answer:- His wife name is Amy who is a model. Amy is a professional hairdresser and runs her own salon.

2. What are the children of Vox?
Answer:- Yes, they both are parents of two daughters. The elder’s name is Layla (born in 2018) and the younger’s name is Evie Louise Vox (born in 2020).

3. Who are the parents of Roger Vaux?
Answer:- Roger was also a cricketer and played for Warwickshire’s Second XI. He could not reach the top level but supported his son in every step of his journey. Elaine Woakes is the mother of Chris and there is no information about her profession. Louise Woakes is the younger sister of Chris and she is also a cricketer.

Christopher Roger Woakes, Career, Wife, Age, Fact, Matches Bio & More

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