Chris Green parents, Warren and Lisa Green are also famous personalities in the sports world. He comes from a tight-knit sporting family.
The Australian cricketer plays as an allrounder for New South Wales and the Sydney Thunder in the BBL (Big Bash League).
Chris, who bowls right-arm off-break and bats right-handed, also plays for Sydney Grade Cricket for the Northern District Cricket Club.
He made his List A debut in October 2014 and Twenty20 debut in January 2015.
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Meet Chris Green Parents: Who Are Warren and Lisa Green?
Chris Green was born Christopher James Green in Durban, Natal Province, South Africa.
He was born to his parents, Warren and Lisa Green (Gould), both professional tennis players who played at Wimbledon.
“They met at the Queens’ Players Party, and mum moved to South Africa with him,” Chris said. He is South African on his Father’s side and British on his mother’s.
Warren, 60, originally from Durban, South Africa, competed on the professional tennis circuit in the 1980s.
He later immigrated to Australia and married Lisa. The couple had Chris while they lived in Durban.
Lisa Green (née Gould), 55, was raised in Billericay, Essex, England.
The former tennis player also competed on the professional tour in the 1980s, reaching a career-high singles ranking of 237 in April 1988.
While his parents played tennis, Chris developed an interest in cricket and played the sport in school and college.
Chris Green Siblings And Family Background Explored
Born on October 1, 1993, Chris Green is currently 29, and his zodiac sign is Libra.
He has one sibling: a brother named Cameron Green. Wiki Buff reports that Cameron is three years younger and plays pro tennis player for Australia.
While focusing on tennis over cricket was easy for Cameron, Chris found it much more difficult.
“I was never able to choose. I love both so much,” Chris said. However, one factor which did influence his decision was the thing he holds dear to him- his family.
Chris said, “We’re very close. There’s only my mum, dad, and brother, just the four of us, so we’re a very close-knit family.”
The cricketer’s love for his family is evident. His face beams as he talks about his admiration for them.
“They’re so supportive; I never felt forced into tennis or cricket,” Chris said, appreciating their support.
Starts Unfolded notes that the cricketer is unmarried and dating Bella Wagschall, an art, and acting student. The two have reportedly been dating for more than four years.
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Chris Green Net Worth Is A Million
Chris Green has a $1 million (7 crore INR), reports Primes World. His career in cricket and several brand endorsements has helped him earn such a fortune.
The cricketer plays for New South Wales in domestic cricket and the Sydney Thunder in the BBL (Big Bash League). He joined the teams in 2014/15.
Chris has played for several other teams, including Middlesex (2021), Kolkata Knight Riders (2020), Multan Sultans (2019), Guyana Amazon Warriors (2018), and Lahore Qalandars (2017).
In the 2020 IPL auction, Kolkata Knight Riders bought him for 20 lakhs INR ahead of the 2020 Indian Premier League (IPL).
Chris made his List A debut in October 2014 in New South Wales vs. South Australia. Likewise, he made his Twenty20 debut in January 2015 in Sydney Thunder vs. Sydney Sixers.
Ahead of the 2018 Caribbean Premier League, Chris was named as one of five players to watch in the tournament.
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