Eoin Morgan | Biography, Career Stats, Important Facts

Eoin Morgan Biography, Career Stats, Important Facts
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Eoin Morgan | Biography, Career Stats: Eoin Joseph Gerard Morgan, known as Eoin Morgan, represents England National Cricket Team at the International level. Here are all details you must know about him. So stay connected.

Eoin Morgan | Biography

Full NameEoin Joseph Gerard Morgan
Date of Birth10th September 1986
Birth PlaceDublin, Ireland
NicknameMoggie
ProfessionCricketer
Role Batsman
Height5 ft 9 in
Age35 Years
NationalityIrish & English
ReligionChristianity
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesPlaying Golf, Reading, Fishing
Zodiac SignVirgo
Marital StatusMarried
Eoin Morgan | Biography

Eoin Morgan was born on 10th September 1986 in Ireland. He is a left-handed batsman. However, Irish-born cricketer Morgan represented Ireland’s National cricket side before joining England side in 2009. Now he is the captain of the England cricket team in limited overs cricket. Eoin Morgan plays County Cricket for Middlesex on the domestic level.
Currently, Morgan is England’s ODI captain. He was selected as the England’s ODI captain in chaotic conditions just two months before the 2015 World Cup. It made the situation worse. However, selectors remained optimistic and believed in his abilities for the 2019 campaign as well. In the ICC World Cup 2019, England team, led by Eoin Morgan, got their initial World Cup victory.

Eoin Morgan
Eoin Morgan

Family

Spouse/WifeTara Ridgway
FatherJody Morgan
MotherOlivia Morgan
BrothersEvan Morgan, Gareth Morgan, Gavin Morgan
SistersLaura Morgan, Gwen Morgan
GirlfriendBrooke Tsakirakis
ChildrenNone
Marriage Date3 November 2018
Eoin Morgan Biography

Morgan’s father name is Jody Morgan and his mother name is Olivia Morgan. He has five siblings: two sisters, Laura Morgan and Gwen Morgan, three brothers, Evan Morgan, Gavin Morgan, and Gareth Morgan. Morgan completed his graduation from Dulwich College, London. Eoin got married to Tara Ridgway on 3rd November 2018.

Eoin Morgan got married to Tara Ridgway in 2018.
Eoin Morgan got married to Tara Ridgway in 2018.

Career | Cricket

International Debut
(For England)
Test= 27th May 2010 bs Bangladesh in England
T20 = 5th June 2009 vs Netherlands in London
International Debut
(For Ireland)
ODI = 5th August 2006 vs Scotland in Manchester  
Jersey NumberEngland= 16 Middlesex CCC= 7
Batting StyleLeft-Handed Bat
Bowling StyleRight-Arm Medium
Domestic TeamsMiddlesex, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Kolkata Knight Riders, Sydeny Thunder
Nature on FieldCalm
Favourite ShotPull
Eoin Morgan

Domestic Career

In 2006, Morgan became part of the Middlesex when he was just 20 years. And just after two years, on 5th July 2008 at Uxbridge, he made First-Class Century for Middlesex off 250 balls. Moreover, Morgan also played a vital role in the Middlesex’s victorious T20 World Cup in 2008. Also, he led the Middlesex cricket team toward victory in the County Championship against Kent and proved his leadership skills.

Indian Premier League (IPL) Career

In 2010, Eoin Morgan made his first Indian Premier League debut. Royal Challengers Banglore bought him at the retails for a massive sum of $220,000. However, Morgan remained to fail to impress in the few chances he got. He was put back in the retail pool the next year and he was selected by the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) for $350, 000.
Morgan gave up IPL 2014 because of his duties against Sri Lanka. Then, he joined Sunrisers Hyderabad for only $150, 000. Moreover, he was disposed of to Kings XI Punjab for Rs. 2 Crore in 2017 IPL Auctions.

Other T20 Leagues

In the edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL), Eoin Morgan played for the Peshawar Zalmi in 2017. He was purchased for $140,000. Next year, he joined Karachi Kings.
Moreover, he was drawn up into the Tshwane Spartans’ squad for the first edition of the Mzansi Super League T20 Tournament in 2018.

Eoin Morgan Playing a reverse sweep.
Morgan Playing a Reverse Sweep

International Career

Eoin Morgan commenced his International Career with Ireland’s National Cricket Team. On 5th August 2006, he made his ODI debut for Ireland against Scotland. Eoin played an outstanding knock but failed to complete a century by just one score. He made his ODI Century on 4th February 2007 against Canada in Nairobi. Notably, Morgan was elected in Ireland’s 15-man squad for the 2007 Cricket World Cup.
Morgan was selected as the capain of the English cricket side in 2015, just before the World Cup. After a disillusioning 2015 World Cup campaign, Morgan vindicated himself by driving the England side to their first World Cup triumph in 2019.
Moreover, Test Cricket was the reason that Morgan wanted to become a part of team England. Finally, he joined England Lions in 2007. He played against international sides like West Indies and South Africa as a part of England Lions. Morgan, at last, made his Test debut in 2010 against the Bangladesh cricket side.
Morgan made his T20I debut against the Netherlands in 2009. From that point onward, Morgan has been an essential part of England’s T20I side.

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Records:

  • Eoin Morgan is the first cricketer to make a -First-Class double Century for Ireland (209* against the UAE)
  • He is first batsman to be bowled out for 99 runs on ODI debut.
  • Moreover, he is also the youngest non-sub continental cricketer to score a century in ODI Cricket.

Eoin Morgan – Throughout the Years

YearAgeAccomplishment
200620Joined Middlesex
200620ODI debut against Scotland for Ireland
200721Joined England Lions
200923T20I debut against the Netherlands for England
201024Test debut against Bangladesh for England
201024Joined Royal Challengers Bangalore
201125Joined the Kolkata Knight Riders
201428Named the captain of the England Cricket Team
201529Joined the Sunrisers Hyderabad
201731Joined Peshawar Zalmi
201832Joined Karachi Kings
201933Won the ICC World Cup 2019
Eoin Morgan – Throughout the Years

Recent Matches

MATCHRUNSBF4s6sSROVERSMORCWKTSECOEX
AUS vs ENG00000000000
BAN vs ENG00000000000
WI vs ENG7710100.00000000
ENG vs NZ10111090.91000000
KKR vs PBKS2200100.00000000
Recent Matches

Batting Statistics

Game TypeMINNRUNSBFNOAVGSR100s50s
ODIs246228770184393439.6991.251447
TESTs16247001278130.4354.7723
T20Is109102236717142028.86138.09014
T20s349328738556024926.46131.82037
LISTAs37734711654128024939.1091.032268
FIRSTCLASS102169504298821833.3951.021124
Batting Statistics

Bowling Statistics

Game TypeMINNOVERSRUNSWKTSAVGECOBEST5Ws
ODIs246000000
TESTs16000000
T20Is109000000
T20s349000000
LISTAs377074907.0000
FIRSTCLASS10202094247.004.702/240
Bowling Statistics

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