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Chris Morris      

Full name Christopher Henry Morris

Born April 30, 1987, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 27 years 174 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 36 55 8 1483 154 31.55 1887 78.59 3 6 173 34 28 0
List A 46 30 7 560 90* 24.34 513 109.16 0 1 59 14 13 0
Twenty20 63 34 16 335 41 18.61 234 143.16 0 0 24 15 23 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 36 61 5068 2642 115 8/44 12/101 22.97 3.12 44.0 8 2 1
List A 46 42 1726 1507 50 4/30 4/30 30.14 5.23 34.5 3 0 0
Twenty20 63 61 1286 1601 77 4/22 4/22 20.79 7.46 16.7 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 Titans at Johannesburg, Sep 25-28, 2014 scorecard
List A debut North West v South Western Districts at Potchefstroom, Dec 20, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Titans v Lions at Centurion, Nov 3, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Dolphins v Lions at Durban, Feb 20, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lions v Dolphins at Johannesburg, Feb 2, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
16, 4/38, 3/38 Lions v Titans Johannesburg 25 Sep 2014 FC
0/45 Lions v Dolphins Johannesburg 2 Feb 2014 T20
41, 0/17 Lions v Cape Cobras Johannesburg 31 Jan 2014 T20
4, 1/26 Lions v Titans Benoni 26 Jan 2014 T20
- Lions v Knights Potchefstroom 24 Jan 2014 T20
0/32, 9 Lions v Dolphins Durban 22 Jan 2014 T20
2/27, 4 Lions v Warriors East London 19 Jan 2014 T20
2/16 Lions v Titans Potchefstroom 17 Jan 2014 T20
1/34, 26* Lions v Cape Cobras Paarl 15 Jan 2014 T20
1/36 Lions v Knights Bloemfontein 12 Jan 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

Tour Results
South Africa v New Zealand at Potchefstroom - Jan 25, 2013
South Africa won by 1 wicket (with 0 balls remaining)
South Africa v New Zealand at Kimberley - Jan 22, 2013
New Zealand won by 27 runs
South Africa v New Zealand at Paarl - Jan 19, 2013
New Zealand won by 1 wicket (with 26 balls remaining)
South Africa v New Zealand at Port Elizabeth - Jan 11-14, 2013
South Africa won by an innings and 193 runs
South Africa v New Zealand at Cape Town - Jan 2-4, 2013
South Africa won by an innings and 27 runs
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