Daniel Worrall      

Full name Daniel James Worrall

Born July 10, 1991, Melbourne, Victoria

Current age 28 years 198 days

Major teams Melbourne Stars, South Australia, South Australia Under-23s, Victoria Under-23s

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 3 1 1 6 6* - 4 150.00 0 0 1 0 1 0
First-class 43 65 28 430 50 11.62 1047 41.06 0 1 52 2 14 0
List A 30 14 10 59 16 14.75 88 67.04 0 0 4 1 11 0
T20s 30 9 5 50 16 12.50 41 121.95 0 0 4 1 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 3 3 158 171 1 1/43 1/43 171.00 6.49 158.0 0 0 0
First-class 43 81 9079 4741 172 7/64 10/148 27.56 3.13 52.7 9 6 1
List A 30 30 1544 1348 37 5/62 5/62 36.43 5.23 41.7 1 1 0
T20s 30 30 591 832 26 4/23 4/23 32.00 8.44 22.7 1 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Australia v Ireland at Benoni, Sep 27, 2016 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v Australia at Durban, Oct 5, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut South Australia v Queensland at Adelaide, Oct 23-26, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Western Australia v South Australia at Perth, Mar 3-5, 2019 scorecard
List A debut South Australia v Tasmania at Adelaide, Oct 14, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Victoria v South Australia at Melbourne, Nov 19, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Melbourne Stars v Perth Scorchers at Melbourne, Jan 27, 2014 scorecard
Last T20s Adelaide Strikers v Melbourne Stars at Adelaide, Jan 22, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/41, 0 Melb Stars v Strikers Adelaide 22 Jan 2020 T20
1/15 Melb Stars v Syd Sixers Sydney 20 Jan 2020 T20
1/16 Melb Stars v Scorchers Melbourne 18 Jan 2020 T20
0/14 Melb Stars v Scorchers Perth 15 Jan 2020 T20
1/28 Melb Stars v Syd Sixers Melbourne 12 Jan 2020 T20
0/19 Melb Stars v Syd Thunder Melbourne 8 Jan 2020 T20
0/22 Melb Stars v Melb Reneg Melbourne 4 Jan 2020 T20
1/17 Melb Stars v Hurricanes Launceston 30 Dec 2019 T20
1/45 Melb Stars v Strikers Carrara 27 Dec 2019 T20
0/20 Melb Stars v Hurricanes Moe 22 Dec 2019 T20
Profile

Daniel Worrall might be nicknamed "Franky" after the former West Indies captain, but it is another Caribbean legend who he more resembles on the field. Worrall's unusual angled run-up is reminiscent of that of Malcolm Marshall, although he cannot quite boast the same sheer pace and ferocity. Worrall explained the run-up developed from his childhood days playing cricket in the backyard, where an inconvenient tree meant that a long approach to the crease prevented a straight-on run-up. Whatever the case, it works for Worrall, who broke into state cricket in 2012-13 after moving from Melbourne to Adelaide. In 2015-16 he was second on the Sheffield Shield wicket tally with 44 victims at 26.18, including six first-innings wickets in the final for South Australia against his home state of Victoria. That led to a call-up into the Australia A squad for a winter series against South Africa A and India A in 2016. Solid performances saw him rushed on a plane to South Africa where he made his ODI debut against Ireland and he played two more ODIs against South Africa. However, injuries have plagued him since then. A stint with Gloucestershire in 2018 was cut short by a foot fracture. He took a career-best 10 for 148 against WA on his Shield return in 2018-19 but broke down again with a back injury. He returned to the BBL and took 4 for 23 in the semi-final for the Melbourne Stars before further hamstring and back injuries sidelined him in 2019.
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Feb 14, 2019

Daniel Worrall celebrates with his team-mates after his fourth wicket of the match, Hobart Hurricanes v Melbourne Stars, BBL 2018-19, Hobart, February 14, 2019

Daniel Worrall celebrates with his team-mates after his fourth wicket of the match

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Feb 14, 2019

Daniel Worrall struck twice in the second over, Hobart Hurricanes v Melbourne Stars, BBL 2018-19, Hobart, February 14, 2019

Daniel Worrall struck twice in the second over

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Feb 16, 2018

Daniel Worrall celebrates a wicket, New South Wales v South Australia, Sheffield Shield 2017-18, Sydney, February 16, 2018

Daniel Worrall celebrates a wicket

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