Chris Wright      

Full name Christopher Julian Clement Wright

Born July 14, 1985, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire

Current age 33 years 4 days

Major teams British Universities, Cambridge MCCU, England Lions, Essex, Essex 2nd XI, Hampshire 2nd XI, Hampshire Cricket Board, Middlesex, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club, Warwickshire

Nickname Wrighty, The Baron

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Height 6 ft 3 in

Education Eggars Grammar School, Alton

Christopher Julian Clement Wright
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 139 178 41 2532 77 18.48 5119 49.46 0 10 22 0
List A 99 39 18 229 42 10.90 296 77.36 0 0 19 1 17 0
T20s Insights on t20 58 14 9 28 6* 5.60 27 103.70 0 0 3 0 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 139 22197 13079 384 6/22 34.05 3.53 57.8 17 10 0
List A 99 3833 3568 100 4/20 4/20 35.68 5.58 38.3 1 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 58 56 1167 1739 52 4/24 4/24 33.44 8.94 22.4 2 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Cambridge UCCE v Essex at Cambridge, Apr 10-12, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street, Jun 25-28, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Middlesex at Leeds, Jul 4, 2004 scorecard
Last List A Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham, May 1, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Hampshire v Middlesex at Southampton, Jul 13, 2004 scorecard
Last T20s Nottinghamshire v Warwickshire at Nottingham, May 20, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/16, 24*, 1/34 Warwcks 2nd v Leics 2nd XI Kibworth 10 Jul 2018 Other
21, 2/46, 0, 1/26 Warwickshire v Durham Chester-le-Street 25 Jun 2018 FC
2/69, 8, 0/92, 14 Warwickshire v Kent Tunbridge Wells 20 Jun 2018 FC
1/53, 29, 3/59 Warwickshire v Glamorgan Birmingham 9 Jun 2018 FC
0/50, 24 Warwcks 2nd v MCC YC Birmingham 1 Jun 2018 Other OD
3/32, 9, 0/29 Warwcks 2nd v Yorks 2nd XI Birmingham 22 May 2018 Other
6, 1/54 Warwcks 2nd v Yorks 2nd XI Birmingham 21 May 2018 Other OD
2/65, 4, 3/58 Warwickshire v Northants Birmingham 11 May 2018 FC
2/81, 72, 0/51 Warwickshire v Derbyshire Birmingham 3 May 2018 FC
1/36, 0, 2/38 Warwickshire v Northants Northampton 20 Apr 2018 FC
Profile

Informed that he was to be released by Essex towards the end of the 2011 season, it seemed Chris Wright's career was drifting to an inglorious conclusion. While Gloucestershire expressed an interest in signing him, he had already passed through the systems of three clubs - Hampshire, where he played for the youth teams but wasn't deemed worthy of a contract; Middlesex and Essex - without making the impact he would have liked. The tag "journeyman seamer" sat uncomfortably on his shoulders.

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May 3, 2018

Chris Wright has remained a valuable part of Warwickshire's Championship attack, May 3, 2018

Chris Wright has remained a valuable part of Warwickshire's Championship attack

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Sep 6, 2016

Chris Wright removed both openers, Somerset v Warwickshire, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 1st day, September 6, 2016

Chris Wright removed both openers

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Apr 29, 2014

Chris Wright's 4 for 70 gave him seven wickets in the match, Nottinghamshire v Warwickshire, County Championship, Trent Bridge, 3rd day, April 29, 2014

Chris Wright's 4 for 70 gave him seven wickets in the match

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