Chris Schofield

Chris is a former international test match and T20 player for England. He delivers 1:1 coaching year round as well as working on our Ultimate Academy and Masterclass courses, Chris specialises in working with aspiring spin bowlers.

BIO: I first got into cricket when I was 10. Watching my dad play club cricket, I starting scoring and picking up the rules of game. I then went down to Littleborough CC and starting playing junior cricket and things went on from there. I’ve taken up coaching , to give something back to game I love. Giving my knowledge and experience to up and coming cricketers who hopefully will go on to play county cricket and even represent there country. 

Club: Lancashire, Surrey & England

Nicknames: Schoey

Playing style: Attacking batter, leg break bowler

Best moment in Cricket: Being selected for the World Cup 20/20 in 2007 after 12 months out of county cricket

Interests away from Cricket: Golf and Snooker

One player you’d want to bat with: KP

Fave food: Chinese

Fave film: Happy Gilmore

Fave music: Matchbox 20

Best place you’ve ever been: Australia

Fave book: Famous Five

What are you most afraid of: Heights

What are you most proud of: My Family