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Chris Bell 2012/2013

Chris Bell

Born in Plymouth, Chris Bell started playing rugby at Ivybridge RFC, aged 6 and began his professional career at Harlequins in 2001.

A hard-hitting centre renowned for his defensive capabilities, Bell's first season at Wasps last year was cruelly halted with a ruptured Achilles injury in November - a huge frustration for both player and Club after he had made a superb start in the opening games.

Chris is the older brother of a recent London Wasps arrival Tommy and the two will be hoping to feature together plenty this season.

Prior to joining Wasps in 2011, Chris had spells with Leeds Carnegie, Harlequins and Sale Sharks - joining the Club from the latter where he had spent five seasons. The former Ivybridge Community College has represented England Saxons as well as England at U16, U18 and U21 level.

Away from rugby Chris is married with two children and is studying for a BSc in Business and Economics.

Follow Chris on Twitter @_ChrisBell

Click the squad picture and the action pictures on the left to zoom them.

Recent news stories on Chris Bell:
Date Type Headline
26.08.2014 Club News Wasps face Esher in training game
22.08.2014 Club News Wasps name squad for Connacht Rugby
18.08.2014 Club News Haskell captains Wasps and signs new contract
17.08.2014 Club News Wasps see off Welsh in first pre-season game
15.08.2014 Club News Wasps name squad for London Welsh Friendly
13.08.2014 Club News Bell raring to go after tough pre-season
10.06.2014 Club News Wasps’ reaction to European draw
24.05.2014 Match Report Wasps secure final place in European Rugby Champions Cup
23.05.2014 Club News Team to play Stade Français
23.05.2014 Club News Wasps confirm players extending contracts
18.05.2014 Match Report Wasps take a one-point lead to Paris
16.05.2014 Club News London Wasps team to play Stade Francais
13.05.2014 Club News Wasps confirm arrivals and departures
10.05.2014 Match Report Northampton Saints 74 London Wasps 13
09.05.2014 Community My Best Day Ever!!
09.05.2014 Club News Team to play Northampton Saints
08.05.2014 Community London Wasps Under 9s and Under 10s BRITA Cup
02.05.2014 Club News Team to play Newcastle Falcons
30.04.2014 Club News Grab a Ticket Champion of Champions
27.04.2014 Match Report Wasps bow out of the Amlin Challenge Cup
25.04.2014 Club News Team to play Bath
19.04.2014 Match Report Wasps record bonus point win at The Stinger
18.04.2014 Club News Varndell and Johnson return for The Stinger
17.04.2014 Club News Bell looking to gain momentum
16.04.2014 Club News Sport Relief activity in the build-up to The Stinger