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Mark Wood      

Full name Mark Andrew Wood

Born January 11, 1990, Ashington, Northumberland

Current age 27 years 107 days

Major teams England, England XI, Durham, Durham 2nd XI, Durham Academy, England Lions, Northumberland, Northumberland Under-13s, Northumberland Under-15s, Northumberland Under-17s

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast

Education Ashington High School

Relation Uncle - N Wood

Mark Andrew Wood
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 8 14 5 185 32* 20.55 338 54.73 0 0 30 1 2 0
ODIs 11 4 3 34 13 34.00 32 106.25 0 0 4 0 3 0
T20Is 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
First-class 38 61 12 998 66 20.36 1881 53.05 0 2 136 7 9 0
List A 35 15 8 63 15* 9.00 72 87.50 0 0 5 0 10 0
Twenty20 15 5 2 29 12 9.66 29 100.00 0 0 2 0 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 8 15 1527 860 25 3/39 5/83 34.40 3.37 61.0 0 0 0
ODIs 11 11 594 578 12 3/46 3/46 48.16 5.83 49.5 0 0 0
T20Is 1 1 18 26 3 3/26 3/26 8.66 8.66 6.0 0 0 0
First-class 38 64 5958 3351 119 5/32 6/47 28.15 3.37 50.0 3 5 0
List A 35 35 1530 1345 45 3/23 3/23 29.88 5.27 34.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 15 15 282 377 15 4/25 4/25 25.13 8.02 18.8 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v New Zealand at Lord's, May 21-25, 2015 scorecard
Last Test England v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Oct 22-26, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Ireland v England at Dublin (Malahide), May 8, 2015 scorecard
Last ODI England v Pakistan at Cardiff, Sep 4, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
Only T20I England v New Zealand at Manchester, Jun 23, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Durham MCCU v Durham at Durham, Apr 3-5, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Gloucestershire v Durham at Bristol, Apr 21-24, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Durham v Northamptonshire at Chester-le-Street, May 1, 2011 scorecard
Last List A North v South at Abu Dhabi, Mar 21, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Durham v Lancashire at Chester-le-Street, Jun 28, 2013 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Durham v Northamptonshire at Birmingham, Aug 20, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/69, 13, 0/43 Durham v Gloucs Bristol 21 Apr 2017 FC
11, 2/63, 21, 0/31 Durham v Notts Chester-le-Street 14 Apr 2017 FC
1/19, 19, 4/6 Durham v Durham MCCU Chester-le-Street 7 Apr 2017 Other
2/38, 1 North v South Abu Dhabi 21 Mar 2017 LA
0*, 0/45 North v South Dubai (DSC) 17 Mar 2017 LA
28, 2/64, 5, 2/45 Durham v Surrey Chester-le-Street 12 Sep 2016 FC
8*, 2/56 England v Pakistan Cardiff 4 Sep 2016 ODI # 3777
1/75 England v Pakistan Nottingham 30 Aug 2016 ODI # 3773
3/46 England v Pakistan Lord's 27 Aug 2016 ODI # 3771
1/57 England v Pakistan Southampton 24 Aug 2016 ODI # 3770
Profile

Mark Wood does not fit the prototype of a modern England fast bowler. He is skinny, barely 6ft tall and does not gain excessive bounce but after his speed caught the eye with Durham and the Lions, he was given a Test debut at the start of the 2015 summer. He made an instant impression against New Zealand, bowling above 90mph and celebrating wickets with abandon, kept his place for the visit of Australia and capped things off by taking the wicket that sealed England's Ashes victory at Trent Bridge. In no time at all, the imaginary horse that had ridden around the county grounds of England to stave off boredom had become a recognisable part of his England celebration.

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Apr 21, 2017

Mark Wood shows his frustration during a wicketless spell, Gloucestershire v Durham, County Championship, Division Two, Bristol, 1st day, April 21, 2017

Mark Wood shows his frustration during a wicketless spell

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Mar 15, 2017

Mark Wood launches into his delivery stride, North v Worcestershire, ECB North v South series warm-up, Dubai, March 15, 2017

Mark Wood launches into his delivery stride

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Feb 1, 2017

Mark Wood bowls at the ECB's Pace Programme training camp, Potchefstroom, February 1, 2017

Mark Wood bowls at the ECB's Pace Programme training camp

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Tour Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Sep 8-12, 2005
Match drawn
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Sep 3-4, 2005
Match drawn
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 25-28, 2005
England won by 3 wickets
Northants v Australians at Northampton - Aug 20-21, 2005
Match drawn
Scotland v Australians at Edinburgh - Aug 18, 2005
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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