Danny Morrison Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Danny Morrison

Full NameDaniel Kyle Morrison
Nickname(s)Danny, The Duck Man
Profession(s)Former New Zealand Cricketer, Commentator
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 188 cm
in meters- 1.88 m
in feet inches- 6’ 1”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 85 kg
in pounds- 187 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 44 inches
- Waist: 34 inches
- Biceps: 18 inches
Eye ColourBlue
Hair ColourBrown
International DebutODI- 31 October 1987 vs India at Nagpur
Test- 4 December 1987 vs Australia at The Gabba
T20- Did Not Play
Batting StyleRight-Handed
Bowling StyleRight Arm Fast-Medium
Domestic/State TeamsAuckland, Lancashire
Career Turning PointHe took a hat-trick against India in a One Day International match in 1989; sending back Kapil Dev, Salil Ankola, and Nayan Mongia
Personal Life
Date of Birth3 February 1966
Age (as in 2018) 52 Years
BirthplaceAuckland, New Zealand
Zodiac sign/Sun signAquarius
Signature Danny Morrison Signature
NationalityNew Zealand
HometownAuckland, New Zealand
SchoolTakapuna Grammer School
Educational QualificationNot Known
HobbiesActing, Watching Movies
ControversyHe was criticized by the Australian, South African and other Cricket fans for dressing up like a Sikh in a 2016 IPL match of Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kings XI Punjab in Mohali.
Danny Morrison In Punjabi Look
Girls, Affairs & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affair/GirlfriendKim Morrison
Wife/SpouseKim Morrison (A Specialist in Aromatherapy and Skin Care)
Danny Morrison's WIfe
ChildrenSon- Jacob
Daughter- Tayla
ParentsNames Not Known
Favourite Things
Favourite ActorJim Carry
Favourite FilmThe Mask (1994)
Ace Ventura (1994)
Money Factor
Net Worth₹2.73 hundred crore

Danny Morrison


                Some Lesser Known Facts About Danny Morrison

  • Does Danny Morrison smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Danny Morrison drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • He belongs to a theatre background. His mother was a theatre artist and used to play small roles in skits and dramas in Auckland’s theaters.
  • His childhood was little tough, as his parents split in 1970 when he was only 5 years old.
  • He is in the top five highest test wicket takers for New Zealand. He took 160 wickets in 48 Test matches. Danny Morrison
  • He is not a great batsman; as he managed to score only 359 Test Match runs in his whole career at an average of 7.97. Danny Morrison As A Batsman
  • He is called; The Duckman and King Duck; as he has a record of most ducks. In 48 Test matches which he had played, he went back to the pavilion without scoring a single run in 24 innings.
  • Despite being a poor batsman, he helped New Zealand to save a Test match against England in 1997 building 106 runs partnership for the 10th wicket with Nathan Astle. He faced English frontline bowlers for 2 hours and 45 minutes scoring 14 runs and didn’t give even a single chance to the opponent. Danny Morrison Best Batting
  • After retirement from cricket, he published two books named “Mad As I Wanna Be” (His Auto-Biography) in 1997 and “Danny Morison Junior Cricket Diary” (A guide to inspire young cricketers). Danny Morrison's Auto-Biography
  • Harsha Bhogle refers Danny Morrison, “The Lunatic little fat bowler with a crazy look” for his bowling stats.
  • Danny Morrison is one of the quirkiest commentators in the World Cricket, who looks always colorful and creative with his job. Danny Morrison In Punjabi Avatar
  • He is a very good theatre artist and played some roles earlier in his childhood and adolescence days. He loves to act differently while facing the camera. Even he says, If he gets a chance to play a role in Bollywood movies, he would be delighted to do it. Danny Morrison A Theatre Artist