Chris Wood (cricketer)

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Chris Wood
Personal information
Full name Christopher Philip Wood
Born (1990-06-27) 27 June 1990 (age 26)
Basingstoke, Hampshire, England
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Left-arm medium
Domestic team information
Years Team
2010–present Hampshire (squad no. 25)
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 39 62 86
Runs scored 1,265 311 204
Batting average 25.30 12.44 12.00
100s/50s 1/6 0/0 0/0
Top score 105* 41 27
Balls bowled 5,719 2,465 1,754
Wickets 99 88 89
Bowling average 29.23 25.63 27.50
5 wickets in innings 3 1 0
10 wickets in match 0 n/a n/a
Best bowling 5/39 5/22 4/16
Catches/stumpings 12/– 20/– 25/–
Source: Cricinfo, 7 April 2016

Christopher Philip "Chris" Wood (born 27 June 1990) is an English cricketer who currently plays for Hampshire. Wood is a right-handed batsman who bowls left-arm medium pace.

Wood has represented the England U-19 cricket team, playing two Youth Test matches, nine Youth One Day Internationals and a single Youth Twenty20 International.

Wood made his first-class debut for Hampshire against Oxford University at University Parks, Oxford in the 2010 English cricket season. During the match, Wood took his maiden five wicket haul with figures of 5/54. He made his List-A debut against Warwickshire on 14 May in the 2010 Clydesdale Bank 40.

Wood scored his second first class fifty against Worcestershire at New Road on 12/09/13. He shared an 81 run seventh wicket partnership with youngster Sean Terry.

As a youngster Wood was a talented sportsman, playing as a striker for the Manor Colts football team in Alton, Hampshire.

Wood attended Amery Hill School and Alton College.

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