Morne Morkel      

Full name Morne Morkel

Born October 6, 1984, Vereeniging, Transvaal

Current age 31 years 267 days

Major teams South Africa, Africa XI, Delhi Daredevils, Easterns, Kent, Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals, St Lucia Zouks, Titans, 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 71 82 15 775 40 11.56 1577 49.14 0 0 117 2 19 0
ODIs 108 41 16 246 32* 9.84 327 75.22 0 0 24 5 30 0
T20Is 39 5 3 16 8* 8.00 13 123.07 0 0 2 1 5 0
First-class 107 128 21 1483 82* 13.85 3005 49.35 0 4 39 0
List A 133 53 19 351 35 10.32 423 82.97 0 0 32 12 35 0
Twenty20 154 41 22 185 23* 9.73 157 117.83 0 0 15 6 25 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 71 132 13640 7098 242 6/23 8/196 29.33 3.12 56.3 13 6 0
ODIs 108 105 5388 4453 181 5/21 5/21 24.60 4.95 29.7 7 2 0
T20Is 39 39 832 1022 45 4/17 4/17 22.71 7.37 18.4 2 0 0
First-class 107 19625 10374 376 6/23 27.59 3.17 52.1 20 13 2
List A 133 128 6435 5285 210 5/21 5/21 25.16 4.92 30.6 8 3 0
Twenty20 154 152 3406 4207 171 4/17 4/17 24.60 7.41 19.9 4 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v India at Durban, Dec 26-30, 2006 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v England at Centurion, Jan 22-26, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Africa XI v Asia XI at Bangalore, Jun 6, 2007 scorecard
Last ODI West Indies v South Africa at Bridgetown, Jun 24, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v West Indies at Johannesburg, Sep 11, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v New Zealand at Durban, Aug 14, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Easterns v West Indians at Benoni, Jan 9-12, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class South Africa v England at Centurion, Jan 22-26, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Titans v Dolphins at Centurion, Dec 7, 2005 scorecard
Last List A West Indies v South Africa at Bridgetown, Jun 24, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Titans at Leicester, Sep 16, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Sunrisers Hyderabad v Kolkata Knight Riders at Delhi, May 25, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/68, 32* South Africa v West Indies Bridgetown 24 Jun 2016 ODI # 3754
- South Africa v Australia Bridgetown 19 Jun 2016 ODI # 3750
2/31, 0* KKR v Sunrisers Delhi 25 May 2016 T20
1*, 1/39 KKR v Guj Lions Kanpur 19 May 2016 T20
0/20 KKR v RCB Kolkata 16 May 2016 T20
0/22 KKR v Supergiants Kolkata 14 May 2016 T20
0/38 KKR v Guj Lions Kolkata 8 May 2016 T20
1/27 KKR v Kings XI Kolkata 4 May 2016 T20
2/28 KKR v RCB Bangalore 2 May 2016 T20
0/30 KKR v Supergiants Pune 24 Apr 2016 T20
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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May 25, 2016

Morne Morkel celebrates one of his two wickets with team-mates, Sunrisers Hyderabad v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2016, Delhi, May 25, 2016

Morne Morkel celebrates one of his two wickets with team-mates

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May 14, 2016

Morne Morkel's appeal went in vain, Kolkata Knight Riders v Rising Pune Supergiants, IPL 2016, Kolkata, May 14, 2016

Morne Morkel's appeal went in vain

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May 2, 2016

Morne Morkel dismissed Chris Gayle in his first over, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2016, Bangalore, May 2, 2016

Morne Morkel dismissed Chris Gayle in his first over

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Notes

South Africa Player of the Year 2008

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Youth Test: S Lanka U19 v S Africa U19 at Kurunegala - Jun 28-30
S Africa U19 244 S Lanka U19 251/4 (90 ov)
3rd Youth Test: S Lanka U19 v S Africa U19 at Pallekele
Jul 3-5, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
1st Youth ODI: S Lanka U19 v S Africa U19 at Colombo (PSS)
Jul 9, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
Zimbabwe A v Sth Africa A at Bulawayo
Jul 9-12, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
2nd Youth ODI: S Lanka U19 v S Africa U19 at Colombo (NCC)
Jul 11, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
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