Mark Wood: News

Born on January 11, 1990, Mark Wood is a right-handed batsman and right-arm fast bowler who plays for the England cricket team and represents the Durham cricket club in domestic cricket. He made his international Test debut, One Day International debut, and T20 International debut in 2015. As of 2021, Wood has played 95 international matches. He was part of the England squad in the 2019 World Cup. In September 2021, he was included in England’s squad for the 2021 Men’s T20 World Cup. He made his Indian Premier League (IPL) debut in 2018 and played for Chennai Super Kings. He is a teetotaler and a supporter of the Labour Party.

30 Sep 2023

ICC Cricket World Cup

Decoding England's best XI for ICC Cricket World Cup

Defending champions England will be entering the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup with the aim of defending their title.

21 Jul 2023

The Ashes

4th Ashes Test, Day 3: Australia stare at a defeat

England are closing in on a win over Australia in the fourth Ashes Test in Manchester.

21 Jul 2023

England Cricket Team

Ashes 2023, Mark Wood clocks 100 Test scalps: Key stats

England fast bowler Mark Wood has clocked 100 Test scalps. He achieved the milestone in the ongoing fourth Ashes Test against Australia in Manchester.

12 Jul 2023

ICC Test Rankings

ICC Test Rankings: Travis Head rises to career-best second spot

Australia's Travis Head has risen to a career-best number two in the latest ICC Test Rankings for Batters.

09 Jul 2023

The Ashes

England stay alive in Ashes with win at Headingley: Takeaways

England beat Australia in the 3rd Test at Headingley, Leeds, to stay alive in the Ashes 2023.

06 Jul 2023

The Ashes

Ashes, 3rd Test: Ton-up Marsh, Wood's spell headline Day 1

The opening day of the 3rd Ashes Test at Headingley, Leeds, saw the competitive spirit of both England and Australia.

06 Jul 2023

The Ashes

The Ashes, 3rd Test: Mark Wood takes a stunning fifer

England speedster Mark Wood made his comeback Test memorable by taking a five-wicket haul in the first innings.

06 Jul 2023

The Ashes

3rd Ashes Test, Day 1: Australia bowled out for 263

England have bowled Australia out for 263 on Day 1 of the third Ashes Test at Headingley in Leeds.

06 Jul 2023

The Ashes

The Ashes: Mark Wood bowls fastest-ever over at Headingley (Tests)

Speedster Mark Wood returned to England's Playing XI for the 3rd Ashes Test at Headingley, Leeds.

What went wrong for Lucknow Super Giants in IPL 2023?

Lucknow Super Giants have been knocked out of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 after suffering a humiliating 81-run defeat versus Mumbai Indians in the Eliminator.

IPL 2023, LSG vs RCB: Pitch report (Ekana Cricket Stadium) 

The high-flying Lucknow Super Giants will take on Royal Challengers Bangalore in Match 43 of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL).

IPL 2023, PBKS vs LSG: Decoding the key player battles 

Match 38 of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL) will see Punjab Kings cross swords with Lucknow Super Giants.

IPL 2023, LSG vs PBKS: Pitch report (Ekana Stadium) 

Punjab Kings will meet Lucknow Super Giants in the 21st match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023.

IPL 2023, LSG vs SRH: Pitch report (Ekana Stadium)

Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) will be up against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in the 10th match of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL).

IPL 2023, LSG vs SRH: Decoding the key player battles

Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) are up against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in Match 10 of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL).

02 Apr 2023

David Warner

David Warner smashes his 60th fifty-plus score in IPL: Stats 

David Warner scored a half-century, albeit in a losing cause, during Delhi Capitals's (DC) Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 opener versus Lucknow Super Giants (LSG).

Mark Wood claims LSG's maiden five-wicket haul in IPL: Stats

England bowler Mark Wood claimed the maiden five-wicket haul for Lucknow Super Giants in the Indian Premier League.

01 Apr 2023

David Warner

IPL 2023, Lucknow Super Giants hammer Delhi Capitals: Key stats

Lucknow Super Giants hammered the Delhi Capitals in match number three of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 season on Saturday in Ahmedabad.

25 Dec 2022

Pat Cummins

Presenting the best bowling spells of 2022 (Test cricket)

2022 has indeed been a delight for cricket fans as several magnificent matches were played across formats.

14 Dec 2022

England Cricket Team

Mark Wood delighted with his investment in Test cricket: Details

England speedster Mark Wood reckons his investment in Test cricket has paid off.

28 Nov 2022

England Cricket Team

PAK vs ENG: Mark Wood to miss the Rawalpindi Test

England pacer Mark Wood has been ruled out of the first Test against Pakistan, starting December 1.

09 Nov 2022

ICC T20 World Cup

T20 World Cup Semi-final, IND vs ENG: Key player battles

India and England are gearing up to lock horns in the second semi-final of the ongoing ICC T20 World Cup 2022.

09 Nov 2022

Dawid Malan

T20 World Cup: Dawid Malan, Mark Wood doubtful against India

Mark Wood and Dawid Malan are doubtful starters for England's semi-final clash against India in the ongoing ICC T20 World Cup 2022.

05 Nov 2022

England Cricket Team

2022 T20 WC: England's sensational bowling numbers in death overs

England are up against Sri Lanka in their last Super 12 game in the ICC T20 World Cup 2022.

05 Nov 2022

ICC T20 World Cup

T20 WC, Mark Wood claims 3/26 against SL: Key stats

English seamer Mark Wood grabbed his career-best figures against Sri Lanka (3/26) in the ongoing ICC T20 World Cup on Saturday.

26 Oct 2022

Liam Livingstone

Mark Wood, Liam Livingstone take three-fers against Ireland: Key stats

Mark Wood and Liam Livingstone scalped three-wicket hauls against Ireland in the ICC T20 World Cup 2022.

24 Sep 2022

England Cricket Team

Pakistan vs England, 4th T20I: Preview, stats, and Fantasy XI

Having tasted a 63-run drubbing on Friday, Pakistan will eye a complete turnaround against England in Sunday's coveted duel.

Mark Wood ruled out of IPL 2022 with elbow injury

England fast bowler Mark Wood has been ruled out of the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 season.

16 Jan 2022

Test Cricket

Ashes 2021-22, Mark Wood claims career-best figures: Key numbers

England fast bowler Mark Wood claimed figures worth 6/37 in Australia's second innings of the fifth Ashes Test at the Bellerive Oval in Hobart.

23 Aug 2021


England vs India: Mark Wood ruled out of Leeds Test

England fast bowler Mark Wood has been ruled out of the third Test against India, scheduled to be held at Headingley, due to a shoulder injury.

15 Aug 2021

Cheteshwar Pujara

England vs India, 2nd Test: Visitors lose six wickets

Team India batters Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane batted well to help the side battle hard on Day 4 of the second Test against England at Lord's.

England vs New Zealand: Hosts manage 303 in first innings

New Zealand have bowled out England on 303 in the first innings of the ongoing second Test at Edgbaston.

16 Mar 2021

Virat Kohli

India vs England, third T20I: Hosts set target of 157

Team India was bothered by pace after being put into bat by England in the third T20I in Ahmedabad on Tuesday.

Shane Warne proposes a change in T20 cricket

Australian legend Shane Warne has often made headlines for his bizarre, yet interesting suggestions related to the game of cricket.

England announce squad for second Test, Anderson and Wood rested

England have named their squad for the second Test against West Indies, starting July 16 at the Emirates Old Trafford.

21 Jun 2020

England Cricket Team

#ThisDayThatYear: Malinga rattles England, enters the elite list of bowlers

On this day in 2019, veteran fast bowler Lasith Malinga reached yet another historic feat in international cricket.

World Cup 2019: Here are the pacers who can shine

As the ICC World Cup 2019 draws near, preparations have already begun, while predictions too have started flowing in.

Match Preview: England vs Pakistan- 1st Test

Pakistan will be up against England at Lord's in the first Test starting Thursday.

30 Mar 2018

England Cricket Team

NZvsENG 2nd Test Day 1: Bairstow saves England's blushes

Wicket-keeper Jonny Bairstow's unbeaten 97 helped England steady the ship against New Zealand on a frantic Day 1 of the second Test.

I want to pick brains of Dhoni and Bravo: Wood

England paceman Mark Wood today said he wants to pick the brains of former India skipper MS Dhoni and West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo and emerge as a "match winner" for Chennai Super Kings during next month's Indian Premier League.