Mark Wood (Cricketer) Age, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Mark Wood is one of the promising England fast bowlers who can bowl as quick as 150kph. With 50+ appearance for England so far, he has become one of the regular members of England’s limited-over setups.

Bio

Full NameMark Andrew Wood
NicknameWood, Jocker
ProfessionCricketer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters– 182 cm
in meters– 1.82 m
in feet inches– 6’ 0”
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourDark Brown
Cricket
International DebutODI– 8 May 2015, Ireland v England at Dublin (Malahide)
Test– 21-25 May 2015, England v New Zealand at Lord’s, England
T20– 23 June 2015, England v New Zealand at Manchester
Jersey Number#33 (England)
Domestic/State TeamEngland, Durham, Northumberland Under-15s, Durham Academy, England Lions, Northumberland Under-13s, Durham 2nd XI, Northumberland Under-17s, England XI, Northumberland
Records (main ones)Took 19 wickets at the average of 21.63 in five first-class matches
Career Turning PointIn August 2012, he took 5 wickets for 78 runs against Nottinghamshire at Trent Bridge.

Personal Life

Date of Birth11 January 1990
Age (as in 2021)32 Years
BirthplaceAshington, Northumberland, England
Zodiac signCapricorn
Signature
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NationalityBritish
HometownAshington
SchoolAshington High School
Educational QualificationsHigh School
FamilyFather– Derek Wood
Mother– Name not known
Coach/MentorTrevor Bayliss
ReligionChristianity
AddressAshington, United Kingdom
HobbiesDancing, listening music
Favourite Things
Favourite Cricket GroundTrent Bridge at West Bridgford, England
Favourite GamesSquash, football, badminton, rugby, golf
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusMarried
Marriage Date30 December 2018
Affairs/GirlfriendsSarah Lonsdale
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WifeSarah Lonsdale
Money Factor
Salary (approx.)Retainer Fees: Rs. 63 crores (£700,000)
Test Fees: Rs. 13 Lakh (£15,000)
ODI Fees: Rs. 6 Lakh (£7,500)
T20 Fees: Rs. 3 Lakh (£3,500)
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Some Lesser Known Facts About Mark Wood

Does Mark Wood drink alcohol?: Yes

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  • At the age of 10, he wanted to become a footballer.
  • He is a right-hand batsman and a fast bowler who can bowl around 90 mph speed.
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  • His uncle Neil Wood is also a cricketer who has represented Northumberland’s team.
  • His highest score in tests is 219 at an average of 16.84 and he has taken 26 test wickets at an average of 40.65 till now. 
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  • His total ODI wickets are 25 on 1225 balls at an average of 44.16.
  • From 3-5 April 2011, he made his first-class debut (Durham MCCU v Durham) at Durham.
  • On 1 May 2011, he made his List A debut (Durham v Northamptonshire) at Chester-le-Street.
  • He has been suffering from side pain and ankle injuries for many years.
  • According to Williamson, he can bowl at the pace of 10-meter run-up, which is rarely seen in the world.
  • In an interview, he revealed that Kane Williamson and Steve Smith are the toughest batsmen that he ever played against.
  • He loves boxing and his favourite player is Conor McGregor (Irish mixed martial artist and boxer).
  • He was picked up by Chennai Super Kings for Rs. 1.5 crores to play in the 2018 IPL season.
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