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Chris Morris Biography, Career

Chris Morris Biography

Chris Morris whose full name is Christopher Henry Morris was born on 30th April 1987 in Pretoria, Gauteng in South Africa. He is a South African international cricketer who plays first-class and List A cricket for Titans.

Chris Morris Career

He is a member of the Delhi Daredevils team, who play in the Indian Premier League.He is known for his aggressive middle order batting, death bowling and steep bounce as a seam bowler.

On 21st December 2012 he made his Twenty20I debut for South Africa against New Zealand. He had figures of 3.4-0-19-2 in that game before suffering an injury.

Chris Morris gave a standout performance in the 2012 domestic league in South Africa, where he fetched 21 wickets in 12 games and his strike-rate with the bat was around 200.

On 10th June 2013 he made his One Day International debut for South Africa as part of the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy.

On 2nd January 2016 he made his Test debut for South Africa against England.

He starred in the South Africa – England one day series in February 2016, making 62 off 38 balls to level the series in the 4th ODI.

On 19 February 2017, he picked up 4 wickets early in his 7-over spell in a rain-delayed 34-over-a-side game, but in the final two overs he conceded 38 runs despite picking up 4 wickets against New Zealand.

Chris Morris achieved his highest score in all formats of T20 during IPL 2016 playing against Gujarat Lions. Chris Morris scored 82* runs off just 32 balls with 4 fours and 8 sixes hitting the Fastest fifty in just 17 balls, IPL 2016 against Gujarat Lions in Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi.

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