Albie Morkel      

Full name Johannes Albertus Morkel

Born June 10, 1981, Vereeniging, Transvaal

Current age 38 years 9 days

Major teams South Africa, Africa XI, Chennai Super Kings, Delhi Daredevils, Derbyshire, Durham, Easterns, Rising Pune Supergiants, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Somerset, Somerset 2nd XI, South Africa Under-19s, St Lucia Zouks, Titans

Playing role Bowling allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Relation Father - A Morkel, Brother - M Morkel, Brother - M Morkel

Johannes Albertus Morkel
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 1 0 58 58 58.00 71 81.69 0 1 10 1 0 0
ODIs 58 43 10 782 97 23.69 780 100.25 0 2 71 25 15 0
T20Is 50 38 11 572 43 21.18 402 142.28 0 0 29 39 17 0
First-class 77 114 21 4117 204* 44.26 8 23 34 0
List A 222 177 45 3994 134* 30.25 2 19 63 0
T20s 318 253 92 4247 73* 26.37 3063 138.65 0 12 268 248 71 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 192 132 1 1/44 1/132 132.00 4.12 192.0 0 0 0
ODIs 58 52 2073 1899 50 4/29 4/29 37.98 5.49 41.4 2 0 0
T20Is 50 46 647 864 26 3/12 3/12 33.23 8.01 24.8 0 0 0
First-class 77 11807 6148 203 6/36 30.28 3.12 58.1 5 0
List A 222 8103 6745 215 4/23 4/23 31.37 4.99 37.6 5 0 0
T20s 318 287 4978 6306 247 4/25 4/25 25.53 7.60 20.1 3 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test South Africa v Australia at Cape Town, Mar 19-22, 2009 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut New Zealand v South Africa at Wellington, Feb 20, 2004 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v South Africa at Auckland, Mar 3, 2012 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v New Zealand at Johannesburg, Oct 21, 2005 scorecard
Last T20I India v South Africa at Cuttack, Oct 5, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1999/00
Last First-class Dolphins v Titans at Durban, Mar 10-13, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 1999/00
Last List A Titans v Warriors at Centurion, Jan 30, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Titans v Lions at Centurion, Apr 8, 2004 scorecard
Last T20s Tshwane Spartans v Durban Heat at Centurion, Dec 12, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/22, 57* Durban Heat v Spartans Centurion 12 Dec 2018 T20
3, 0/7 Durban Heat v Jozi Stars Durban 7 Dec 2018 T20
0/8 Durban Heat v Giants Durban 5 Dec 2018 T20
8, 0/11 Durban Heat v Paarl Rocks Paarl 2 Dec 2018 T20
1/3, 0 Durban Heat v Jozi Stars Johannesburg 30 Nov 2018 T20
11 Durban Heat v Paarl Rocks Durban 28 Nov 2018 T20
28* Durban Heat v Giants Port Elizabeth 23 Nov 2018 T20
1/5, 26 Durban Heat v Spartans Durban 21 Nov 2018 T20
45, 0/4 Durban Heat v Blitz Durban 18 Nov 2018 T20
0/13, 11 Titans v Qalandars Abu Dhabi 6 Oct 2018 T20
Profile

South Africa's seemingly endless supply of allrounders in the 1990s ended at the turn of the millennium, but then came Albie Morkel. A medium-fast bowler and hard-hitting batsman, he was likened to Lance Klusener but his domestic dominance failed to translate to the international level.

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Apr 29, 2016

Albie Morkel takes a catch to dismiss Brendon McCullum, Rising Pune Supergiants v Gujarat Lions, IPL 2016, Pune, April 29, 2016

Albie Morkel takes a catch to dismiss Brendon McCullum

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Apr 24, 2016

Albie Morkel is congratulated after his first-ball wicket, Rising Pune Supergiants v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2016, Pune, April 24, 2016

Albie Morkel is congratulated after his first-ball wicket

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Apr 24, 2016

Albie Morkel plays a big shot on one knee, Rising Pune Supergiants v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2016, Pune, April 24, 2016

Albie Morkel plays a big shot on one knee

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Notes

South Africa Player of the Year 2008