Chris Morris turned heads when he was picked by Rajasthan Royals for a whopping ₹16.25 crore at the 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL) player auction. His selection drew disbelief and even raised eyebrows, but the seasoned South African fast-bowling all-rounder proved his worth in the tournament.
In the absence of Jofra Archer, Morris spearheaded the Royals bowling unit. And although he would have wanted to keep the ball rolling, he hopes the remainder of the IPL season, postponed due to a rise in Covid-19 cases across the country, is held later this year.
In an interview with Sportstar from New Delhi – hours before leaving for South Africa – Morris spoke about the postponement, the challenges of the bio-bubble and the Royals’ performance in the tournament.
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