Joining Saints from Orrell St James as a fifteen-year-old Chris made his senior debut in 2007 having progressed through the junior ranks, before gaining further first team experience on loan at Widnes in 2008. Further Super League outings came in 2009 and 2010, along with a further loan appearance for the Vikings. In 2011 Chris moved on to Wakefield where he established himself as a regular and consistent performer at Super League level whilst maintaining his impressive try scoring record. Joining Widnes for the third time, in 2012, Chris played a significant role as the club returned to Super League, before suffering a season ending shoulder injury in June 2013. A strong and consistent 2014 saw Chris make his 100th appearances in Super League, while at the end of 2015 he had averaged a point per game from his 104 Widnes appearances, and 2016 brought his 100th Super League appearance for Widnes.
Career record as at 31st October 2016 179 apps; 48 tries; 192 points