Chris Morris      

Full name Christopher Henry Morris

Born April 30, 1987, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 28 years 287 days

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

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
Tests 2 3 0 98 69 32.66 177 55.36 0 1 14 0 2 0
ODIs 9 5 1 34 12 8.50 56 60.71 0 0 4 0 1 0
T20Is 4 1 0 0 0 0.00 1 0.00 0 0 0 0 3 0
First-class 48 71 8 1957 154 31.06 2654 73.73 3 10 239 36 43 0
List A 58 38 10 737 90* 26.32 631 116.79 0 2 73 26 16 0
Twenty20 98 53 25 596 41 21.28 388 153.60 0 0 38 31 36 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 4 366 253 4 1/8 2/79 63.25 4.14 91.5 0 0 0
ODIs 9 9 381 401 12 3/74 3/74 33.41 6.31 31.7 0 0 0
T20Is 4 4 84 116 7 2/16 2/16 16.57 8.28 12.0 0 0 0
First-class 48 83 7248 3868 152 8/44 12/101 25.44 3.20 47.6 9 2 1
List A 58 53 2250 1960 69 4/30 4/30 28.40 5.22 32.6 3 0 0
Twenty20 98 96 2062 2590 123 4/9 4/9 21.05 7.53 16.7 4 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v England at Cape Town, Jan 2-6, 2016 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Jan 14-16, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v South Africa at Birmingham, Jun 10, 2013 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v England at Bloemfontein, Feb 3, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v New Zealand at Durban, Dec 21, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I India v South Africa at Cuttack, Oct 5, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut North West v South Western Districts at Potchefstroom, Dec 17-19, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Jan 14-16, 2016 scorecard
List A debut North West v South Western Districts at Potchefstroom, Dec 20, 2009 scorecard
Last List A South Africa v England at Bloemfontein, Feb 3, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Dolphins v Lions at Durban, Feb 20, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Titans v Dolphins at Centurion, Dec 12, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/74 South Africa v England Bloemfontein 3 Feb 2016 ODI # 3732
45*, 3/30 Titans v Knights Benoni 29 Jan 2016 LA
28, 1/71, 1, 1/8 South Africa v England Johannesburg 14 Jan 2016 Test # 2199
1/150, 69, 1/24 South Africa v England Cape Town 2 Jan 2016 Test # 2197
86, 3/13, 0/66 Titans v Cape Cobras Benoni 27 Dec 2015 FC
21, 0/93, 5 Sth Africa A v England XI Pietermaritzburg 20 Dec 2015 FC
0/30 Titans v Dolphins Centurion 12 Dec 2015 T20
21, 2/12 Titans v Knights Benoni 6 Dec 2015 T20
1/12 Titans v Lions Benoni 4 Dec 2015 T20
3/15 Titans v Warriors Port Elizabeth 28 Nov 2015 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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Jan 12, 2016

Chris Morris during practice at the Wanderers, South Africa v England, 3rd Test, Johannesburg, January 12, 2016

Chris Morris during practice at the Wanderers

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Jan 5, 2016

Temba Bavuma and Chris Morris added 167 for the seventh wicket, South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Cape Town, 4th day, January 5, 2015

Temba Bavuma and Chris Morris added 167 for the seventh wicket

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Jan 5, 2016

Temba Bavuma and Chris Morris punch gloves, South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Cape Town, 4th day, January 5, 2015

Temba Bavuma and Chris Morris punch gloves

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Results
Lions v Titans at Johannesburg - Apr 7, 2013
Lions won by 30 runs
Boland v Gauteng at Paarl - Apr 7, 2013
Gauteng won by 6 wickets (with 36 balls remaining)
Border v North West at East London - Apr 7, 2013
Border won by 44 runs
Easterns v KZN-Inland at Benoni - Apr 7, 2013
Easterns won by 6 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)
Griq West v S West D at Kimberley - Apr 7, 2013
S West D won by 8 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
Namibia v W Province at Windhoek - Apr 7, 2013
W Province won by 34 runs
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