Chris Morris      

Full name Christopher Henry Morris

Born April 30, 1987, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 27 years 236 days

Major teams South Africa, Chennai Super Kings, Lions, North West

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Relation Father - WF Morris

Christopher Henry Morris
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 5 3 1 13 9* 6.50 25 52.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
T20Is 2 1 0 0 0 0.00 1 0.00 0 0 0 0 2 0
First-class 37 57 8 1564 154 31.91 2026 77.19 3 6 184 34 31 0
List A 48 31 7 575 90* 23.95 526 109.31 0 1 61 14 14 0
Twenty20 74 41 19 439 41 19.95 294 149.31 0 0 29 22 28 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 5 5 210 211 6 2/25 2/25 35.16 6.02 35.0 0 0 0
T20Is 2 2 46 54 4 2/19 2/19 13.50 7.04 11.5 0 0 0
First-class 37 63 5232 2739 120 8/44 12/101 22.82 3.14 43.6 9 2 1
List A 48 44 1836 1591 53 4/30 4/30 30.01 5.19 34.6 3 0 0
Twenty20 74 72 1532 1932 89 4/22 4/22 21.70 7.56 17.2 2 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v South Africa at Birmingham, Jun 10, 2013 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (RPS), Jul 23, 2013 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v New Zealand at Durban, Dec 21, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v Pakistan at Centurion, Mar 3, 2013 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut North West v South Western Districts at Potchefstroom, Dec 17-19, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Cape Cobras v Lions at Cape Town, Dec 18-21, 2014 scorecard
List A debut North West v South Western Districts at Potchefstroom, Dec 20, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Knights v Lions at Bloemfontein, Oct 26, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Dolphins v Lions at Durban, Feb 20, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lions v Knights at Johannesburg, Dec 7, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
37, 1/62, 44, 4/35 Lions v Cape Cobras Cape Town 18 Dec 2014 FC
12*, 0/29 Lions v Knights Johannesburg 7 Dec 2014 T20
2/46 Lions v Knights Kimberley 3 Dec 2014 T20
37, 1/19 Lions v Dolphins Bloemfontein 30 Nov 2014 T20
18*, 0/39 Lions v Titans Potchefstroom 28 Nov 2014 T20
2/30, 5 Lions v Cape Cobras Cape Town 23 Nov 2014 T20
1/29, 10* Lions v Titans Benoni 21 Nov 2014 T20
2/20 Lions v Warriors Durban 16 Nov 2014 T20
0, 2/2 Lions v Cape Cobras Johannesburg 14 Nov 2014 T20
22, 0/50 Lions v Knights Potchefstroom 9 Nov 2014 T20
Profile

When the bustling, big-hitting allrounder became a rarity on the South African cricket landscape, Chris Morris showed the species was not as endangered as once thought. The son of a former Northern Transvaal first-class cricketer Willie, Morris was a bit of a late bloomer but his eventual flowering was worth the wait.

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Oct 4, 2013

R Ashwin and Chris Morris added 73 in seven overs, Rajasthan Royals v Chennai Super Kings, 1st semi-final, Champions League 2013, Jaipur, October 4, 2013

R Ashwin and Chris Morris added 73 in seven overs

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Oct 4, 2013

Rahul Dravid was bowled cheaply by Chris Morris, Rajasthan Royals v Chennai Super Kings, 1st semi-final, Champions League 2013, Jaipur, October 4, 2013

Rahul Dravid was bowled cheaply by Chris Morris

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Jul 20, 2013

Chris Morris broke Sri Lanka's opening partnership, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st ODI, Colombo, July 20, 2013

Chris Morris broke Sri Lanka's opening partnership

© AFP

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Test: South Africa v West Indies at Port Elizabeth
Dec 26-30, 2014 (10:30 local | 08:30 GMT | 03:30 EST | 02:30 CST | 00:30 PST)
Dolphins v Titans at Durban
Dec 27-30, 2014 (09:00 local | 07:00 GMT | 02:00 EST | 01:00 CST | 23:00 PST)
Cape Cobras v Knights at Paarl
Dec 27-30, 2014 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
3rd Test: South Africa v West Indies at Cape Town
Jan 2-6, 2015 (10:30 local | 08:30 GMT | 03:30 EST | 02:30 CST | 00:30 PST)
SAf Invit XI v Eng Lions at Soweto
Jan 5-7, 2015 (10:30 local | 08:30 GMT | 03:30 EST | 02:30 CST | 00:30 PST)
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