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Mark Wood

Born: January 11, 1990 (age 31)

Hometown: Ashington, England
Nationality: England flag English

Role: Bowler

Batting Style: Right-arm fast
Bowling Style: Right-handed
Mark Wood poses during an England portrait session in May 2015
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Career History
InternationalNational SideEngland (2015-)
Test DebutMay 21, 2015 vs. New Zealand
ODI DebutMay 8, 2015 vs. Ireland
Domestic2011-Durham
Sports Mole has 268 articles about Mark Wood. Articles 1 to 40:
Australia's Marnus Labuschagne pictured in March 2020
Marnus Labuschagne unfazed by prospect of locking horns again with England pacemen
Marnus Labuschagne says he and his teammates will be 'well rehearsed for any of the quick options that England have'.
Jul 14, 18:05
England's Chris Woakes celebrates with teammates against Sri Lanka on July 4, 2021
The big talking points from England's ODI series with Sri Lanka
Pakistan are the next opponents for England.
Jul 5, 13:28
Mark Wood pictured in January 2020
Mark Wood urges England to avoid "little slips" after Sri Lanka trio sent home
Three Sri Lanka players were sent home after a breach of team rules.
Jun 28, 16:25
England's Liam Livingstone pictured on June 24, 2021
Result: Liam Livingstone leads England to victory over Sri Lanka
Liam Livingstone's unbeaten 29 was pivotal in a low-scoring game.
Jun 24, 22:50
England's Mark Wood pictured on June 3, 2021
Mark Wood, Adil Rashid restrict Sri Lanka to poor total
Sri Lanka could only post 111 for seven.
Jun 24, 21:48
England's Sam Curran celebrates with teammates after taking the wicket of Sri Lanka's Dasun Shanaka on June 23, 2021
Result: England ease to eight-wicket win in first Sri Lanka T20 fixture
Sri Lanka were restricted to a paltry 129 for seven after winning the toss.
Jun 23, 22:07
England captain Joe Root celebrates with the Wisden Trophy on July 28, 2020
Sir Alastair Cook sympathises with England Test captain Joe Root
England captain Joe Root has overseen four defeats in the past five Test matches.
Jun 21, 17:39
New Zealand's Tom Blundell in action against England on June 12, 2021
Result: England slump to New Zealand defeat at Edgbaston
Joe Root's men suffer crushing defeat.
Jun 13, 12:37
New Zealand's Tom Blundell in action against England on June 12, 2021
England vs. New Zealand day three: Hosts staring at series defeat
Sri Lanka were the last touring side to deal England a bloody nose on their own soil.
Jun 12, 20:17
New Zealand's Tom Blundell in action against England on June 12, 2021
New Zealand on verge of series win as England collapse
England have not lost a home series since 2014.
Jun 12, 19:08
New Zealand's Tom Blundell in action against England on June 12, 2021
England struggle as New Zealand assume control of second Test
A last-wicket partnership had earlier helped hand the Black Caps a handy lead.
Jun 12, 16:02
New Zealand's Tom Blundell in action against England on June 12, 2021
New Zealand steam ahead as England falter in the field
The Black Caps were 74 behind at the start of play and 23 ahead as they reached lunch on 326 for five.
Jun 12, 13:26
New Zealand's Trent Boult celebrates with teammates after taking the wicket of England's James Anderson on June 11, 2021
New Zealand frustrate England during action-packed second Test
The tourists closed just 74 behind on 229 for three - with an unexpected breakthrough off the final ball of the day raising the home side's flagging.
Jun 11, 19:39
New Zealand's Trent Boult celebrates with teammates after taking the wicket of England's James Anderson on June 11, 2021
England rue Devon Conway decision as New Zealand respond
Conway appeared to be caught out when on 22 but he was given not out and ended the afternoon session on 78.
Jun 11, 16:36
New Zealand's Trent Boult celebrates with teammates after taking the wicket of England's James Anderson on June 11, 2021
Dan Lawrence misses century as New Zealand dismiss England for 303
Stuart Broad dismissed Tom Latham as New Zealand reached lunch on 43 for one in reply.
Jun 11, 13:53
New Zealand's Tim Southee celebrates with teammates after taking the wicket of England's James Bracey on June 5, 2021
New Zealand on top against England despite Rory Burns century
Tim Southee's six wickets gave the tourists the upper hand.
Jun 5, 17:04
England's Ollie Robinson pictured on June 2, 2021
Devon Conway provides double century but England are back in contention
The New Zealand batsman marked his debut by scoring 200 as the tourists made 378 at Lord's.
Jun 3, 19:11
New Zealand's Tim Southee congratulates Devon Conway during the clash with England on June 3, 2021
Devon Conway double century hands New Zealand control
The hosts lost two early wickets in reply.
Jun 3, 16:47
England's Mark Wood pictured on June 3, 2021
Mark Wood leads England recovery against New Zealand
The pair were instrumental as New Zealand lurched from 288 for three to 294 for seven.
Jun 3, 13:38
England head coach Chris Silverwood before the press conference on October 10, 2019
England name Ollie Robinson and James Bracey in squad for New Zealand Test
James Bracey is included primarily as a top-order option but will also act as cover for wicketkeeper Ben Foakes.
May 18, 15:08
England's Stuart Broad in action against Pakistan on August 7, 2020
Stuart Broad: 'Ed Smith probably did not rate me'
Stuart Broad stands seventh on the all-time list of Test wicket-takers with 517 and is second only to his long-time partner James Anderson among Englishmen.
May 17, 18:50
England head coach Chris Silverwood before the press conference on October 10, 2019
England's IPL contingent expected to miss New Zealand Test
The players returning from India will come out of quarantine less than a fortnight before the Lord's opener.
May 14, 18:52
Alastair Cook pictured in September 2018
Cricket roundup: Sir Alastair Cook scores first century of the year
Several current and former England players caught the eye on day one of the round four matches in the LV= Insurance County Championship.
Apr 29, 20:41
England head coach Chris Silverwood before the press conference on October 10, 2019
England coach Chris Silverwood remains upbeat after ODI defeat
Chris Silverwood spent almost three full months on one of the most restrictive away trips ever undertaken.
Mar 29, 14:57
England's Jonny Bairstow celebrates against India on March 26, 2021
England's player ratings from the ODI series against India
How England's players rated in the ODI series against India
Mar 29, 11:11
England's Sam Curran looks dejected after the match with India on March 28, 2021
Result: England fall short in decider against India despite Sam Curran show
Sam Curran hit a brilliant unbeaten 95.
Mar 28, 18:18
England's Mark Wood celebrates taking the wicket of India's Prasidh Krishna on March 28, 2021
England dismiss India for 329 in one-day series decider
Mark Wood took three for 34 to help get rid of the tail.
Mar 28, 13:30
KL Rahul celebrates reaching a century for India against England on March 26, 2021
KL Rahul hits century as India post 336 for six against England
India made 336 for six in their 50 overs in Pune.
Mar 26, 12:30
 India's KL Rahul celebrates with Krunal Pandya against England on March 23, 2021
Ben Stokes-inspired England chasing 318 in ODI against India
A late surge from the hosts left England with a tricky chase in the opening match of the series.
Mar 23, 13:30
India's Hardik Pandya and Virat Kohli walk off after their innings on March 20, 2021
Virat Kohli-inspired India set England 225 target in T20 decider
Chris Jordan provided a glorious moment of respite by producing a quite magical piece of reaction fielding.
Mar 20, 16:51
Mark Wood pictured in January 2020
Mark Wood: 'I cannot afford to take my place for granted'
Mark Wood has been perhaps the standout bowler of England's Twenty20 series against India so far.
Mar 17, 15:10
Virat Kohli pictured against England in March 2021
India's Virat Kohli hits 77 not out as England chase 157
The home skipper led from the front after England's pacemen excelled.
Mar 16, 16:14
Dawid Malan pictured for England against South Africa in December 2020
What comes next for England after humbling India defeat?
The tourists head straight into the white-ball leg of the tour which begins this week.
Mar 8, 08:17
England captain Joe Root celebrates with the Wisden Trophy on July 28, 2020
Joe Root insists England will learn from India defeat
An innings defeat in Ahmedabad rounded off a 3-1 series loss.
Mar 6, 14:26
England's Ben Stokes celebrates after his match-winning display against West Indies on July 20, 2020
India vs. England Day 2: Hosts in control despite Ben Stokes fightback
Rishabh Pant's remarkable century and the folly of England's imbalanced attack left India in full control.
Mar 5, 14:28
Mark Wood pictured in January 2020
Mark Wood: 'England's pacemen are queuing up for the pink ball'
England's seam attack have seen the ball swing and bounce during net sessions in Ahmedabad.
Feb 19, 14:15
England's Ben Stokes celebrates after his match-winning display against West Indies on July 20, 2020
The key questions ahead of England's final two Tests with India
The series against India is 1-1 heading into the final two Tests.
Feb 16, 11:26
Dom Bess in action for England on January 18, 2020
England to gamble on four changes for second test against India
Jos Buttler has been sent back home for a break and Jofra Archer is ruled out with an elbow injury.
Feb 12, 08:53
New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson celebrates scoring a century against South Africa on June 19, 2019
Mark Wood, Kane Williamson retained for The Hundred
The England fast bowler will stay with London Spirit while the New Zealand batsman will play for Birmingham Phoenix.
Feb 3, 11:13
England bowler Jofra Archer pictured on July 12, 2020
England's Jofra Archer opens up on bubble difficulties
The Sussex paceman was rested for the 2-0 Test series win over Sri Lanka.
Feb 2, 15:23

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Saturday's key events


TRIATHLON
· After silvers in both the men's and women's events, Team GB will be fancied to get on the podium again in the mixed relay (11.30pm-1am)

SWIMMING
· Touted as Michael Phelps's successor, Caeleb Dressel already has two gold medals from these Games and he will be going for a third in the men's 50m butterfly final (2.30am)
· It is Katie Ledecky vs. Ariarne Titmus III in the women's 800m freestyle final, with Ledecky entering as firm favourite (2.46am)
· Great Britain will be heavily fancied to add another gold medal to their swimming haul, having produced by far the fastest qualifying time for the mixed 4x100m medley relay final (3.43am)

ATHLETICS
· Dina Asher-Smith is one of three British women in the 100m semi-finals (3.01am-3.20am), and will hope to challenge for a medal in what is likely to be a star-studded final (1.50pm)
· The inaugural Olympic 4x400m mixed relay event concludes with Great Britain one of the eight finalists going for gold (1.35pm)

RUGBY SEVENS
· Team GB's dreams of an unlikely gold are still alive in the women's event as they face France in their semi-final (3.30am). The winners will face either New Zealand or Fiji in the gold medal match later in the day (10am)

SAILING
· Gold medals are up for grabs in the windsurfer - RS:X finals. Emma Wilson participates for Team GB in the women's final (6.33am), while Tom Squires is in action in the men's (7.33am)

TENNIS
· Following his shock semi-final defeat, ending his hopes of a Golden Slam in 2021, Novak Djokovic battles for bronze against Pablo Carreno Busta (7am)
· The women's singles event reaches its conclusion with the gold medal match between Belinda Bencic and Marketa Vondrousova

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