Chris Morris      

Full name Christopher Henry Morris

Born April 30, 1987, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 27 years 362 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
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 44 65 8 1747 154 30.64 2320 75.30 3 8 212 35 39 0
List A 53 35 9 671 90* 25.80 584 114.89 0 2 67 21 15 0
Twenty20 81 44 22 461 41 20.95 311 148.23 0 0 30 23 30 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 44 76 6570 3443 145 8/44 12/101 23.74 3.14 45.3 9 2 1
List A 53 48 2028 1740 60 4/30 4/30 29.00 5.14 33.8 3 0 0
Twenty20 81 79 1688 2121 94 4/22 4/22 22.56 7.53 17.9 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 Lions v Warriors at Johannesburg, Mar 26-29, 2015 scorecard
List A debut North West v South Western Districts at Potchefstroom, Dec 20, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Warriors v Lions at East London, Feb 8, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Dolphins v Lions at Durban, Feb 20, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Rajasthan Royals v Royal Challengers Bangalore at Ahmedabad, Apr 24, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3*, 0/23 Royals v RCB Ahmedabad 24 Apr 2015 T20
1/34 Royals v Kings XI Ahmedabad 21 Apr 2015 T20
1/19 Royals v Super Kings Ahmedabad 19 Apr 2015 T20
0/23 Royals v Sunrisers Visakhapatnam 16 Apr 2015 T20
1/34 Royals v Mum Indians Ahmedabad 14 Apr 2015 T20
2/35, 13* Royals v Daredevils Delhi 12 Apr 2015 T20
6*, 0/21 Royals v Kings XI Pune 10 Apr 2015 T20
2/43, 26, 3/51 Lions v Warriors Johannesburg 26 Mar 2015 FC
57, 1/65, 17, 2/46 Lions v Dolphins Durban 19 Mar 2015 FC
3/40, 6, 2/66 Lions v Knights Bloemfontein 12 Mar 2015 FC
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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Apr 19, 2015

Chris Morris exults after dismissing Suresh Raina, Rajasthan Royals v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2015, Ahmedabad, April 19, 2015

Chris Morris exults after dismissing Suresh Raina

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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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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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