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'Moneybags' Morris hardly needs to justify value

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Chris Morris
Chris Morris
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They say that consistency is the currency that matters … if so, the modern Chris Morris probably only over delivers on that score.

He isn't just maintaining a high level of personal success in the Twenty20 environment; no lack of statistical ammunition suggests that the 33-year-old continues to get better.

That steadily northward curve, at a time when many cricketers might be expected to plateau out or even slip into slow decline, probably goes a long way to explaining his sensational, record-breaking R32 million valuation at the Indian Premier League auction.

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