Name: Eoin Morgan
|Full Name:||Eoin Joseph Gerard Morgan|
|Birthday:||10 September 1986|
|First International Match:||August 5, 2006 (ODI match)|
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Who is Eoin Morgan? About Cricketer
Eoin Morgan is former International Cricket who captained England in limited overs format for almost 7 years from 2015 to 2022. He was the captain of World Cup 2019 winner England team which was the first ever World Cup trophy for home of cricket. He was one of the fantastic captain that England team will ever see.
Morgan birthplace was actually Ireland. His mother was English. He was part of 2004’s Under 19 World Cup. Also, he was highest run scorer in that tournament for Ireland. It was a long journey for him to be part of England side. But when he got the opportunity, he grabbed it very well. He was also the part of runner up England in 2013’s Champions Trophy. He also holds the record for most no. of sixes in an ODI innings (i.e. 17 sixes) surpassing the legendary batsman Chris Gayle who hit 16 sixes.
He recently took retirement from his International Career. It was 28th June of 2022 where cricketing world witnessed the retirement of smashing left-handed and a amazing captain, Eoin Morgan.
Life History/Career Path of Eoin Morgan
Eoin Morgan was born on September 10, 1986 in Ireland. His mother was from England. He attended the Catholic University School on Leeson Street for his education and participated in a school-level cricket event there. He played for Ireland’s youth teams and received caps at the Under-13, Under-15, and Under-17 levels before becoming the country’s youngest senior international. He was the highest run-scorer for Ireland during the 2004 Under-19 Cricket World Cup.
In the 2006 Under-19 World Cup, he led Ireland as captain. With an overall total of 606 runs, he is the U19 Cricket World Cup’s best run scorer. In 2010, Morgan competed in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He was purchased by Royal Challengers Bangalore for $220,000 in the player auction before that. At the European Championships against Scotland on August 5, 2006, Morgan made his One Day International debut for Ireland. He was let go on a 99 by runout. Morgan was included in Ireland’s 15-man team for the 2007 Cricket World Cup in February 2007.
Morgan led England to a surprise victory over highly anticipated Sri Lanka in the opening match of the 2009 ICC Champions Trophy. He made an amazing 62. Morgan initially missed England’s participation in the 2011 World Cup owing to an injury, but later replaced an injured Kevin Pietersen. He got 63 runs in his World Cup debut against Bangladesh on March 11, 2011.
Morgan got 148 points from 71 balls versus Afghanistan on June 18, 2019, at Old Trafford. The most sixes ever by a single player in an ODI inning were in his 17-six inning. England won the World Cup for the first time on July 14, 2019, under the leadership of Morgan, defeating New Zealand in the championship game on the boundary count tiebreaker after the match and super over were deadlocked.
With only one half-century in his previous 65 innings across all formats of cricket by June 2022, Morgan was under pressure to step down as England captain. He declared his retirement from international cricket on June 28, 2022.
|Age (as in 2022):||35|
|Date of Birth:||10 September 1986|
|Birth Place:||Dublin, Ireland|
|School:||Catholic University School, Dublin, Ireland|
|College/University:||Dulwich College, London|
|Educational Qualification:||Not Revealed Yet|
|Tattoo:||Not Revealed Yet|
|Height (approx.):||in feet:- 5 ft 8 in|
in meters:- 1.73 m
|Weight(approx.):||65 kg (in kilograms)|
143 lbs (in pounds)
|Body Measurements (approx.):|
-Chest: 38 Inches
|Eye Colour :||Blue|
|Hair Colour:||Dark Brown|
|Blood Group:||Not Revealed Yet|
Eoin Morgan Statistics
First thing in the life of Eoin Morgan
|Test Debut:||May 27, 2010 Against Bangladesh (at Lord’s)|
|ODI Debut:||August 5, 2006 Against Scotland (at Cambusdoon New Ground)|
|T20I Debut:||June 5, 2009 Against Netherlands (at Lord’s)|
|Test Captain Debut:||None|
|ODI Captain Debut:||19 December 2014|
|T20I Captain Debut:||From 2012|
Relationship, Girlfriend, Wife:
|Divorce Date:||Not Yet|
|Marriage Date:||3 November, 2018|
|Friends:||Not Revealed Yet|
Eoin Morgan's Family:
|Brother:||Gareth Morgan, Gavin Morgan|
|Sister:||Laura Morgan, Gwen Morgan|
|Sibling in law:||None|
Favourite Things of Eoin Morgan
All the things given below are Eoin Morgan’s very favorite things that we have collected by looking at online and news magazines and wiki.
|Favourite watch brand||None|
|Favourite Cricketer||Brian Lara, Jacques Kalis|
|Favourite Footballer||Lionel Messi|
|Favourite Foods||Italian Cuisines|
|Favourite Actors||Not Reveaeld Yet|
|Favourite Film/Movie||Wedding Crashers (2005)|
|Favourite Sport||Cricket and Football|
|Favourite Cars||Not Revealed Yet|
|Favourite Cricket Ground||Lord’s Cricket Ground, London|
|Favourite Cricket Shot||N/A|
|IPL team||Kolkata Knight Riders|
|Loves to play against||Not revealed yet|
Assets/Properties of Eoin Morgan
|House||Not Revealed Yet|
|Land or other assets with approx. value:||None|
Eoin Morgan Net Worth / Salary:
|Net Worth in 2021||$5 Million (approx.)|
|Indian Rupees||Around 40 Crores|
|Money Factor:||Cricket, ADS, Promotions|
|Yearly Income||Around $500K|
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Did you know about Eoin Morgan Facts!!
1. He hit highest number of sixes in an ODI match.
When it comes to hard hitting in Cricket, Eoin Morgan is one of the names in the list. He hit highest number of sixes in an innings of ODI format. He hit 17 sixes against Afghanistan in 24th match of World Cup 2019. On the same day, he scored his highest in ODI that was 148. England total hit 25 sixes putting target to 398. He surpassed legendary batsman like Chris Gayle, AB De Villiers, and RG Sharma who hit 16 sixes.
2. He was the first player to get out on 99 in debut.
One of the successful and classical batsman Morgan was the first player to get out on 99 in debut. He made his ODI debut on August 5, 2006 against Scotland. He was close for 100 there which would have been a memorable day for whole world but unfortunately he got run out on 99 runs. He then became the first ever player to do so.
3.. He represented Ireland in International Cricket too.
World Cup winning Captain Eoin Morgan was born and raised in Ireland. He also started his cricket journey from Ireland. He played for Ireland in 2004’s Under-19 World Cup and captained 2006’s Under-19 Ireland team. He also made his senior team debut from Ireland. Later from 2011, he started to play for England.
FAQs About Cricketer Eoin Morgan?
He was born on 10th September 1986.
He was born and raised in Dublin, Ireland.
Eoin Morgan wore jersey number 16.
He was married to his girlfriend Tara Ridgway on 3 November 2018. The couple were in relationship since 2012.
His father’s name is Jody MOrgan and his mother’s name is Olivia Morgan. His father is Irish and mother is English.
His net worth is expected to be around $5 Million.
On 28th of June, 2022 Morgan took retirement from international cricket.
His monthly income is over $40K.
He revealed that Jacques Kalis and Brian Lara are his favorite cricketers.
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