Chris Morris      

Full name Christopher Henry Morris

Born April 30, 1987, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 27 years 303 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 40 60 8 1630 154 31.34 2145 75.99 3 7 195 35 32 0
List A 53 35 9 671 90* 25.80 584 114.89 0 2 67 21 15 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 40 68 5813 3053 126 8/44 12/101 24.23 3.15 46.1 9 2 1
List A 53 48 2028 1740 60 4/30 4/30 29.00 5.14 33.8 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 Lions v Dolphins at Johannesburg, Feb 19-22, 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 Lions v Knights at Johannesburg, Dec 7, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/53, 57, 1/30 Lions v Dolphins Johannesburg 19 Feb 2015 FC
3, 0/53 Lions v Warriors East London 8 Feb 2015 LA
35*, 2/23 Sth Africa A v Eng Lions Benoni 5 Feb 2015 LA
3/50, 58* Sth Africa A v Eng Lions Pretoria 2 Feb 2015 LA
- 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
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

Country Fixtures Country Results
Dolphins v Knights at Durban - Feb 26-Mar 1
Dolphins 240/3
Cape Cobras v Titans at Paarl - Feb 26-Mar 1
Cape Cobras 308 Titans 45/0
Warriors v Lions at East London - Feb 26-Mar 1
Warriors 279/9
19th Match, Pool B: South Africa v West Indies at Sydney
Feb 27, 2015 (14:30 local | 03:30 GMT | 22:30 EST -1d | 21:30 CST -1d | 19:30 PST -1d)
Final: Northerns v Gauteng at Centurion
Feb 27-Mar 1, 2015 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
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