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Morne Morkel      

Full name Morne Morkel

Born October 6, 1984, Vereeniging, Transvaal

Current age 33 years 283 days

Major teams South Africa, Africa XI, Delhi Daredevils, Easterns, Kent, Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals, St Lucia Zouks, Titans, World-XI, Yorkshire

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast

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

Morne Morkel
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 86 104 23 944 40 11.65 1858 50.80 0 0 143 5 25 0
ODIs Insights on odi 117 47 18 268 32* 9.24 354 75.70 0 0 24 7 31 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 44 8 5 22 8* 7.33 18 122.22 0 0 3 1 5 0
First-class 129 156 31 1754 82* 14.03 3426 51.19 0 4 47 0
List A 150 60 22 374 35 9.84 453 82.56 0 0 32 14 40 0
T20s Insights on t20 168 46 24 203 23* 9.22 175 116.00 0 0 16 7 25 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 86 160 16498 8550 309 6/23 9/110 27.66 3.10 53.3 18 8 0
ODIs Insights on odi 117 114 5760 4761 188 5/21 5/21 25.32 4.95 30.6 7 2 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 44 44 952 1191 47 4/17 4/17 25.34 7.50 20.2 2 0 0
First-class 129 23693 12368 475 6/23 26.03 3.13 49.8 26 17 2
List A 150 144 7173 5906 226 5/21 5/21 26.13 4.94 31.7 8 3 0
T20s Insights on t20 168 166 3742 4694 181 4/17 4/17 25.93 7.52 20.6 4 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v India at Durban, Dec 26-30, 2006 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg, Mar 30-Apr 3, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Africa XI v Asia XI at Bengaluru, Jun 6, 2007 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v India at Centurion, Feb 16, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v West Indies at Johannesburg, Sep 11, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I Pakistan v World-XI at Lahore, Sep 15, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Easterns v West Indians at Benoni, Jan 9-12, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Yorkshire v Surrey at Scarborough, Jun 25-28, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Titans v Dolphins at Centurion, Dec 7, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Surrey v Glamorgan at The Oval, Jun 6, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Titans at Leicester, Sep 16, 2005 scorecard
Last T20s Surrey v Essex at The Oval, Jul 12, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/46 Surrey v Essex The Oval 12 Jul 2018 T20
1/40, 3 Surrey v Kent The Oval 6 Jul 2018 T20
2/48 Surrey v Middlesex Lord's 5 Jul 2018 T20
2/63, 29, 5/39 Surrey v Yorkshire Scarborough 25 Jun 2018 FC
20, 0/39, 4/36 Surrey v Somerset Guildford 20 Jun 2018 FC
4*, 2/33, 3/37 Surrey v Hampshire Southampton 9 Jun 2018 FC
2/39 Surrey v Glamorgan The Oval 6 Jun 2018 LA
1/49 Surrey v Middlesex Lord's 3 Jun 2018 LA
1/50, 1* Surrey v Kent Beckenham 1 Jun 2018 LA
- Surrey v Sussex The Oval 29 May 2018 LA
Profile

An out-and-out fast bowler, Morne Morkel stands at 1.96 metres tall and his height allows him to generate steepling and awkward bounce. At the peak of his powers, he used a combination of speed - in the upper 140 kph range - and skill to form part of South Africa's most potent pace pack. 

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Jun 11, 2018

Morne Morkel in action for Surrey, Hampshire v Surrey, Specsavers Championship Division One, June 10, 2018

Morne Morkel in action for Surrey

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Jun 10, 2018

Morne Morkel celebrates a wicket, Hampshire v Surrey, Specsavers Championship Division One, Ageas Bowl, June 10, 2018

Morne Morkel celebrates a wicket

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Apr 3, 2018

Morne Morkel in action on his last day as a Test cricketer, South Africa v Australia, 4th Test, Johannesburg, April 3, 2018

Morne Morkel in action on his last day as a Test cricketer

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South Africa Player of the Year 2008

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