Morne Morkel

Morne Morkel signs two-year Kolpak deal with Surrey

South African pacer Morne Morkel who recently called it a day in the international arena has signed a two-year Kolpak deal with Surrey. Morkel has become the latest South African player to join County cricket following the likes of Hampshire's Kyle Abbott and Essex's Simon Harmer.
11 April 2018
 

Boult, Morkel Move Up After Nine-Wicket Match Hauls

Fast bowlers Trent Boult and Morne Morkel have made significant gains in the MRF Tyres ICC Test Player Rankings after their player of the match efforts in the Auckland and Cape Town Tests, respectively.
27 March 2018

Cricket World Players of the Week - Morne Morkel and Trent Boult

South Africa' Morne Morkel and New Zealand's Trent Boult are the joint winners of the Cricket World Player of the Week Awards following their stunning bowling performance against Australia and England respectively.
27 March 2018

Morne Morkel relishes 300-wicket landmark

South Africa speedster Morne Morkel has credited hard work for his success after he went past 300 wickets in the ongoing third Test against Australia at Newlands.
24 March 2018

Morne Morkel to retire from international cricket after Australia series

South Africa speedster Morne Morkel has announced that he will step down from all forms of international cricket following the upcoming four-Test series against Australia at home.
26 February 2018

Cricket World Player of the Week - Thisara Perera

For his brilliant all-round performance in the ongoing tri-series in Dhaka, Sri Lanka all-rounder Thisara Perera has been named the Cricket World Player of the Week.
22 January 2018

Cricket World Player of the Week - Alastair Cook

For scoring an unbeaten double century in the Boxing Day Test against Australia, England opening batsman Alastair Cook wins the Cricket World Player of the Week award.
1 January 2018

Morne Morkel to miss second Test against Bangladesh

South Africa pace bowler Morne Morkel will miss the second and final Test against Bangladesh to be played in Bloemfontein following a side strain.
3 October 2017

Morne Morkel included in South Africa's Champions Trophy squad

Titans fast bowler Morne Morkel has been recalled into the South African squad for the upcoming Champions Trophy 2017 tournament that kicks-off in June.
20 April 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Amir Hamza

For his match-winning bowling performance in the first One-Day International against Zimbabwe in Sharjah, helping Afghanistan defend 131, Amir Hamza is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
28 December 2015

Hoping James Anderson will be fit for first Test - Morne Morkel

South Africa pacer Morne Morkel wants a fit James Anderson to feature in the England lineup for the Boxing Day Test in Durban to make it a competitive series.
24 December 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Josh Hazlewood

Josh Hazlewood is the Cricket World Player of the Week for his nine-wicket haul in the game which set the win for Australia in the first-ever day-night Test against New Zealand in Adelaide.
30 November 2015

Morkel, Duminy set to return, Steyn doubtful for second Test

South African cricketers, Morne Morkel and JP Duminy are set to make a return after recovering from their injuries while fast bowler Dale Steyn is doubtful for the second Test against India in Bangalore.
8 November 2015

Dean Elgar to replace injured JP Duminy

The South African selectors have named Dean Elgar to replace the injured JP Duminy for the fourth and fifth One-Day Internationals of the ongoing series against India.
20 October 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Dimuth Karunaratne

For his valiant yet steady knock of 186 setting the platform for Sri Lanka's innings victory in the first Test against West Indies in Galle, Dimuth Karunaratne is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
19 October 2015

ICC Announces Team Of World Cup 2015

The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced its team of the 2015 World Cup comprising of 12 best performers in the tournament led by New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum.
30 March 2015

Philander, Morkel Put South Africa On Top

Vernon Philander and Morne Morkel steered the course for South Africa with the ball as West Indies struggled to match the scathing pace attack.
19 December 2014

South Africa Level By Winning Low-Scorer

South Africa levelled their five-match One-Day International series against Australia after a three-wicket win in a low-scoring second match in Perth where the bowlers excelled.
16 November 2014

Morne Morkel Ruled Out Of Champions League T20

The list of players ruled out for the Champions League T20 keeps on growing. The latest to join is the Kolkata Knight Riders' spearhead, Morne Morkel who injured his 'rotator cuff' during the recently concluded Tri-Series in Zimbabwe.
11 September 2014

Duminy, Morkel Doubts For Tri-Series Final

South African pair JP Duminy and Morne Morkel may miss the One-Day International tri-series final against Australia in Harare due to knee and shoulder injuries respectively.
5 September 2014