Chris Morris      

Full name Christopher Henry Morris

Born April 30, 1987, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 27 years 276 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 39 59 8 1573 154 30.84 2059 76.39 3 6 185 34 31 0
List A 50 32 7 575 90* 23.00 528 108.90 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 39 66 5645 2970 125 8/44 12/101 23.76 3.15 45.1 9 2 1
List A 50 45 1884 1614 55 4/30 4/30 29.34 5.14 34.2 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 South Africa A v England Lions at Bloemfontein, Jan 18-21, 2015 scorecard
List A debut North West v South Western Districts at Potchefstroom, Dec 20, 2009 scorecard
Last List A South Africa A v England Lions at Potchefstroom, Jan 31, 2015 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
- Sth Africa A v Eng Lions Potchefstroom 31 Jan 2015 LA
0, 2/23 Sth Africa A v Eng Lions Bloemfontein 25 Jan 2015 LA
2/51, 7, 1/82 Sth Africa A v Eng Lions Bloemfontein 18 Jan 2015 FC
2, 2/98 Sth Africa A v Eng Lions Paarl 11 Jan 2015 FC
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
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

© BCCI

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

© BCCI

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

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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