Albie Morkel      

Full name Johannes Albertus Morkel

Born June 10, 1981, Vereeniging, Transvaal

Current age 35 years 176 days

Major teams South Africa, Africa XI, Chennai Super Kings, Delhi Daredevils, Derbyshire, Durham, Easterns, Rising Pune Supergiants, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Somerset, Somerset 2nd XI, South Africa Under-19s, St Lucia Zouks, Titans

Playing role Bowling allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Relation Father - A Morkel, Brother - M Morkel, Brother - M Morkel

Johannes Albertus Morkel
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 1 0 58 58 58.00 71 81.69 0 1 10 1 0 0
ODIs 58 43 10 782 97 23.69 780 100.25 0 2 71 25 15 0
T20Is 50 38 11 572 43 21.18 402 142.28 0 0 29 39 17 0
First-class 77 114 21 4117 204* 44.26 8 23 34 0
List A 200 157 39 3388 134* 28.71 1 16 48 0
Twenty20 295 237 87 3899 73* 25.99 2828 137.87 0 11 249 224 63 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 192 132 1 1/44 1/132 132.00 4.12 192.0 0 0 0
ODIs 58 52 2073 1899 50 4/29 4/29 37.98 5.49 41.4 2 0 0
T20Is 50 46 647 864 26 3/12 3/12 33.23 8.01 24.8 0 0 0
First-class 77 11807 6148 203 6/36 30.28 3.12 58.1 5 0
List A 200 7611 6355 206 4/23 4/23 30.84 5.00 36.9 5 0 0
Twenty20 295 270 4835 6131 239 4/25 4/25 25.65 7.60 20.2 3 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test South Africa v Australia at Cape Town, Mar 19-22, 2009 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut New Zealand v South Africa at Wellington, Feb 20, 2004 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v South Africa at Auckland, Mar 3, 2012 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v New Zealand at Johannesburg, Oct 21, 2005 scorecard
Last T20I India v South Africa at Cuttack, Oct 5, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1999/00
Last First-class Dolphins v Titans at Durban, Mar 10-13, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 1999/00
Last List A Titans v Lions at Centurion, Feb 17, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Titans v Lions at Centurion, Apr 8, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Titans v Warriors at Centurion, Dec 2, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
25, 2/16 Titans v Warriors Centurion 2 Dec 2016 T20
29*, 1/34 Titans v Dolphins Durban 30 Nov 2016 T20
1, 1/16 Titans v Knights Kimberley 27 Nov 2016 T20
0/9 Titans v Cape Cobras Centurion 25 Nov 2016 T20
0/11 Titans v Dolphins Bloemfontein 20 Nov 2016 T20
2/21, 13 Titans v Knights Benoni 18 Nov 2016 T20
0/13, 34* Titans v Cape Cobras Paarl 16 Nov 2016 T20
30, 3/12 Titans v Lions Johannesburg 12 Nov 2016 T20
21 Titans v Lions Soweto 7 Sep 2016 Other OD
0/30 Supergiants v Guj Lions Pune 29 Apr 2016 T20
Profile

South Africa's seemingly endless supply of allrounders in the 1990s ended at the turn of the millennium, but then came Albie Morkel. A medium-fast bowler and hard-hitting batsman, he was likened to Lance Klusener but his domestic dominance failed to translate to the international level.

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Apr 29, 2016

Albie Morkel takes a catch to dismiss Brendon McCullum, Rising Pune Supergiants v Gujarat Lions, IPL 2016, Pune, April 29, 2016

Albie Morkel takes a catch to dismiss Brendon McCullum

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Apr 24, 2016

Albie Morkel is congratulated after his first-ball wicket, Rising Pune Supergiants v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2016, Pune, April 24, 2016

Albie Morkel is congratulated after his first-ball wicket

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Apr 24, 2016

Albie Morkel plays a big shot on one knee, Rising Pune Supergiants v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2016, Pune, April 24, 2016

Albie Morkel plays a big shot on one knee

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Notes

South Africa Player of the Year 2008

Tournament Results
India A v India B at Rajkot - Oct 2, 2012
India B won by 139 runs
Bengal v India B at Rajkot - Oct 1, 2012
India B won by 21 runs
India A v India B at Rajkot - Sep 30, 2012
India A won by 4 runs
Bengal v India A at Rajkot - Sep 29, 2012
India A won by 8 wickets (with 76 balls remaining)
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