Runako MORTON

Runako Morton - West Indies - Test Record for the West Indies.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 11 June 2007

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    • POSITION
      Right Hand Bat, Right Arm Medium/Right Arm Off Breaks
    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Saturday, 22 July 1978
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Gingerland, Nevis. Died 4th. March 2012. Aged 33.
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • West Indies
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Runako MORTON - West Indies - Test Record for the West Indies.

The pictures above show Runako during his fine knock of 54 in the West Indies 2nd innings

of the 3rd test against England at Old Trafford, Manchester in June 2007.


Runako Morton died on 4th. March 2012 when he lost control of the car he was driving along

the Sir Solomon Hochoy Highway, hitting a utility pole at Chase Village in Trinidad.

He was on his way home from a cricket match and was the only person in  the vehicle.

Morton played 15 Tests and 56 ODIs for West Indies, with his last appearance 

against Australia in a Twenty20 international in 2010. 


 

Date Test Venue Opp. 1st 2nd Ct Result
13/07/05 1 Colombo SL 43 0 1 lost by 6 wickets
22/07/05 2 Kandy SL 1 9 4 lost by 240 runs
17/03/06 2 Wellington NZ 63 7 1 lost by 10 wickets
25/03/06 3 Napier NZ 70* dnb 0 Match Drawn
19/11/06 2 Multan Pak 5 dnb 1 Match Drawn
27/11/06 3 Karachi Pak 21 16 0 lost by 199 runs
17/05/07 1 Lord's Eng 14 dnb 2 Match Drawn
25/05/07 2 Leeds Eng 5 25 1 lost by an inns & 283 runs
07/06/07 3 Manchester Eng 35 54 2 lost by 60 runs
15/06/07 4 Durham Eng 6 7 1 lost by 7 wickets
26/12/07 1 Port Elizabeth SA 33 5 1 won by 128 runs
02/01/08 2 Cape Town SA 23 1 2 lost by 7 wickets
10/01/08 3 Durban SA 1 37 1 lost by an inns & 100 runs
22/05/08 1 Kingston Aus 67 9 2 lost by 95 runs
30/05/08 2 Antigua Aus 2 14 1 Match Drawn
 
Summary of all matches
M Runs HS Ave 100s 50s W BB Ave 5w Ct
15 573 70* 22.03 0 4 0 0-4 n/a 0 20