Chris Woakes said that looking at his potential workload in the upcoming T20 World Cup and Ashes, he decided to withdraw from the IPL 2021
Delhi Capitals roped in Australia's Ben Dwarshuis as replacement for England all-rounder Chris Woakes for the UAE leg of IPL 2021
England vs India: India beat England by 157 runs to win the fourth Test at The Oval on Monday and take a 2-1 lead in the five-match series.
England vs India: Chris Woakes said that the Oval pitch was good enough to chase down the target set by India and backed England to complete a "great, great chase".
India vs England: Ollie Pope and Chris Woakes both scored valuable fifties on their return to Test cricket as England recovered from a top-order collapse to build a 99-run lead over India at The Oval.
India vs England: England wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler will miss next week's fourth Test against India at the Oval because of the expected birth of his second child.
England vs India, 4th Test: Mark Wood had injured himself during the second Test match and has recovered. Chris Woakes has also recovered from a heel injury.
Chris Woakes' good show of form against Sri Lanka in the recent ODIs saw him move up to the 3rd spot in the ODI bowler rankings.
England cruised to victory in their first ODI against Sri Lanka with Chris Woakes picking 4-18 and Joe Root hitting an unbeaten 79.
England players who competed in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 are unlikely to feature in the two-match Test series against New Zealand starting June 2.