Albie Morkel      

Full name Johannes Albertus Morkel

Born June 10, 1981, Vereeniging, Transvaal

Current age 35 years 261 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 202 159 39 3439 134* 28.65 1 16 48 0
Twenty20 298 239 87 3952 73* 26.00 2865 137.94 0 11 250 227 64 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 202 7677 6419 208 4/23 4/23 30.86 5.01 36.9 5 0 0
Twenty20 298 273 4858 6179 240 4/25 4/25 25.74 7.63 20.2 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 Cape Cobras v Titans at Cape Town, Feb 24, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Titans v Lions at Centurion, Apr 8, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Titans v Warriors at Centurion, Dec 16, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
32, 0/28 Titans v Cape Cobras Cape Town 24 Feb 2017 LA
19, 2/36 Titans v Dolphins Centurion 17 Feb 2017 LA
21, 1/5 Titans v Warriors Centurion 16 Dec 2016 T20
0/20 Titans v Warriors East London 11 Dec 2016 T20
32, 0/23 Titans v Lions Centurion 7 Dec 2016 T20
25, 2/16 Titans v Warriors Centurion 2 Dec 2016 T20
29*, 1/34 Titans v Dolphins Durban 30 Nov 2016 T20
1, 1/16 Titans v Knights Kimberley 27 Nov 2016 T20
0/9 Titans v Cape Cobras Centurion 25 Nov 2016 T20
0/11 Titans v Dolphins Bloemfontein 20 Nov 2016 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

© BCCI

Notes

South Africa Player of the Year 2008

Country Fixtures Country Results
Dolphins v Cape Cobras at Pietermaritzburg - Feb 26
Dolphins 256/8 Cape Cobras 125/2 (24.4/50 ov, target 257)
Pool B: E. Province v KZN-Inland at Port Elizabeth - Feb 26
KZN-Inland 128 E. Province 126/2 (28/50 ov, target 129)
Cross Pool: North West v Gauteng at Potchefstroom - Feb 26
North West 294/6 Gauteng 83/0 (15/50 ov, target 295)
Titans v LIONS at Centurion - Feb 26
Titans 268/9 LIONS 35/3 (7.4/50 ov, target 269)
4th ODI: New Zealand v South Africa at Hamilton
Mar 1, 2017 (14:00 local | 01:00 GMT | 20:00 EST -1d | 19:00 CST -1d | 17:00 PST -1d)
Knights v Dolphins at Bloemfontein
Mar 1, 2017 (14:00 local | 12:00 GMT | 07:00 EST | 06:00 CST | 04:00 PST)
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