Despite losing the delhi daredevis and out of the competition from the ipl playoff, South Africa All rounder Chris Morris who has brilliant performance in the Indian Premier League as they played the first five games and as he bowl great with new ball and also bowl with good line and length in the death over and restrict the opponent team to freely runs.
30 Years old Morris who finished the season with 12 wickets with a economy rate of 7.74 and also batting well in the death over with stunning hitting ability. He scored 154 runs with a strike rate of More than 160+.
Champions Trophy 2017 is around the corner and in the absence of the regular Pace bowler Dale Styen, Morris looking to take the new ball job for the south africa team.
Morris said to the independent in south africa, “I’d like to (take the new ball). I’ll even bowl spin if they want me to,” Morris said. “But hopefully I do get an opportunity show what I can do.”
All rounder Morris surely find a place in the team but taking a new ball is very tough as team have lots of pace bowler option inform of Kagiso Rabada, Wayne Parnell, Pretorius and Phehlukwayo all this fast bowler are showing great performance from the nation in the recently concluded series against Sri lanka and New Zealand.
“Competition is healthy and we’re all men and there’s a lot of testosterone flying around but at the end of the day we just want to win games for the Proteas and win the tournament, ” Morris said. “So, whoever plays, I’m sure he is giving his best out there and if I have to carry drinks, I’ll be the best drinks carrier there is,” he added.
Team South Africa will be up against Sri Lanka in their first group match of Champions Trophy on June 3.