Daniel Worrall

Country: Australia
Born: July 10, 1991, Melbourne, Victoria
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Fast medium
Playing role: Bowler

Daniel Worrall Bio

Daniel James Worrall, also known as “Franky,” is an Australian cricketer known for his unusual angled run-up and impressive bowling skills. Born in the cricket-loving nation of Australia, Worrall has managed to make a name for himself in the sport, drawing comparisons to legendary cricketer Malcolm Marshall.

Worrall’s distinctive run-up was developed during his childhood days of backyard cricket. Instead of taking a straight-on approach to the crease, he had to navigate around an inconvenient tree, which eventually shaped his unique angle. While he may not possess the same sheer pace and ferocity as Marshall, Worrall’s delivery remains impactful and effective.

The talented cricketer broke into state cricket in 2012-2013, making a move from Melbourne to Adelaide. His exceptional performance during the 2015-2016 season earned him recognition, finishing second on the Sheffield Shield wicket tally with an impressive 44 victims at an average of 26.18. Notably, he played a crucial role in South Australia’s final victory over Victoria, taking six first-innings wickets.

Worrall’s outstanding performances did not go unnoticed as he received a call-up to the Australia A squad for a winter series against South Africa A and India A in 2016. His solid displays on the field earned him an ODI debut against Ireland, followed by two more ODIs against South Africa. However, injuries began to plague his career shortly after this promising start.

A foot fracture cut short his stint with Gloucestershire in 2018, and while making a remarkable comeback in the Sheffield Shield, Worrall faced another setback with a back injury. Despite these challenges, his resilience and determination remained intact.

In 2019, Worrall showcased his skills once again in the Big Bash League (BBL), taking 4 for 23 in the semi-final match for the Melbourne Stars. Unfortunately, hamstring and back injuries sidelined him throughout the year, hindering his progress.

However, Worrall’s journey took a positive turn in 2021 when he had the opportunity to play for Gloucestershire once more. Making the most of his chance, he signed with Surrey later that year as a locally qualified player using his British passport. His contributions played a significant role in helping Surrey secure the County Championship title in his first summer with the club.

Despite the challenges posed by injuries, Daniel James Worrall remains a highly talented and determined cricketer. With his unconventional run-up and impressive bowling skills, he continues to leave a mark on the sport. As he strives to overcome setbacks and further showcase his abilities, Worrall’s passion for cricket remains unwavering, and his fans eagerly await his future performances on the field.

Daniel Worrall Career Stats

Daniel Worrall Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 3 1 1 6 6* - 4 150 0 0 1 0 1 0
FC 85 122 40 1104 51 13.46 2017 54.73 0 2 138 18 23 0
List A 43 23 11 128 31* 10.66 159 80.5 0 0 13 2 15 0
T20s 84 30 18 161 62* 13.41 145 111.03 0 1 14 4 22 0

Daniel Worrall Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 3 3 158 171 1 1/43 1/43 171 6.49 158 0 0 0
FC 85 156 17567 8623 321 7/64 11/122 26.86 2.94 54.7 15 14 2
List A 43 43 2161 1944 50 5/62 5/62 38.88 5.39 43.2 2 1 0
T20s 84 83 1676 2248 79 4/23 4/23 28.45 8.04 21.2 1 0 0

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