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England all-rounder Chris Woakes on a break from cricket after father’s death

File picture of England’s Chris Woakes bowling during a practice session with the national team | Photo Credit: K.R. Deepak England all-rounder Chris Woakes said his absence from cricket in recent weeks was due to the death of his father, adding that he would return to the sport "when the time is right".Woakes, who last played for Sharjah Warriors in the ILT20 in February, did not feature for Punjab Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL) or Warwickshire.He was also left out of England's squad for this month's Twenty20 World Cup in the United States and West Indies."The last month has been the most challenging of my life when unfortunately my Dad passed away at the beginning of May," Woakes wrote in a post on Instagram."I've spent the last few weeks with the people most important to m...