England Cricketer Eoin Morgan Biography, Highest Scores, Records, Marriage, Wiki
Eoin Morgan is a fine cricket player who is also the Captain of One Day International Cricket matches for England national cricket team. Prolific at what he does he is often called as a finisher. This is because he has been efficient for his end of hitting ability. He had been selected as the England Captain for ICC Cricket World Cup for 2015. He is an efficient and hardworking player and has played several match winning innings for England. He is said to be one of the most prominent cricketers in the England’s team. He has a worldwide fan following and is excellent at his work. Known for his cool persona he’s a perfect left-handed batsman and mid right arm bowler. He has earned global recognition and is one of the most sought after cricketer in the world. Read the next section of the biography of Eoin Morgan to know about Eoin Morgan date of birth, Eoin Morgan age and a lot more.
Eoin Morgan Date of Birth, Family and Education Qualifications
Eoin Morgan was born on 10th September 1986 in Dublin, Ireland. Eoin Morgan birthday is a special event and he celebrates it with his family and close friends. His full name is Eoin Joseph Gerard Morgan. Eoin Morgan education happened in the Catholic university on Leeson Street. He achieved 3 senior cup titles for his school during those days. Post that he got himself enrolled in the much acclaimed Dulwich College. During his college days his desperation to be a part of England team strengthened. Eoin Morgan is fondly called as Moggie by friends, family and fans. Not much is known about Eoin Morgan family. However, the family has Irish roots and practice Catholicism. Eoin Morgan brother Gavin Morgan is also a fellow cricketer. Read the next section of Cricketer Eoin Morgan Biography to know about Eoin Morgan personal life.
Eoin Morgan Personal Life
Morgan initially started as an Irish cricketer and later switched to England national cricket team. Both his junctures have been well praised. Eoin Morgan height is 5 feet 9 inches. Eoin Morgan weight is 79 kgs. Morgan is an efficient left hand batsman and a prolific right mid-arm bowler. Moggie has blonde hair and his eye color is blue. Eoin has maintained a perfect body stature and makes sure to never skip a workout. He maintains a balanced diet and believes in eating healthy and staying fit. Next part of Eoin Morgan Bio will tell you fans about Eoin Morgan Cricket Career and his role in Test matches, ODI matches, IPL matches and Twenty twenty career.
Eoin Morgan Cricket Career
When Eoin Morgan age was 15, he started his cricket career. Initially, Morgan started playing for Ireland with Ireland’s youth team in the cap of Under 15 and Under 17. Thereafter, he was also a part of Under 19 league where he was second highest scorer. Leaving, Ireland he went ahead and joined England and captained in several ODIs and other T20 matches. Though, he was successful in his short career span in Ireland however the breakthrough of his cricket career in England had got him recognized as the premium bowler and a fine batsman too.
Eoin Morgan Domestic and First Class Career
Morgan had several early achievements that boosted his domestic and first class career. As such proper written information about Eoin Morgan debut match is not known. However, his achievement at Uxbridge where he garnered his career by his maiden century for Middlesex in 2008 is worth praising. Thereafter, he played a vital role in the winning series of T20 in 2008. When Eoin Morgan age was just 22 he was announced as the captain over several experienced players such as Murali Kartik and several other players who were senior and even efficient. Morgan has been part of T20 squads, ODIs and England’s test matches. Moreover, he was the first cricketer to score a 100 in an ODI for 2 nations. Morgan’s first class debut happened in 2004 in Ireland Vs Scotland. The records and runs scored by Eoin Morgan are commendable.
Eoin Morgan List A Career
Morgan made his List A Debut in 2003 at the Hertfordshire vs Ireland at Bishop’s Stortford. In this match Morgan didn’t get the opportunity to bat. However, later we has a part of several List A matches. Read further to know about Eoin Morgan runs.
Eoin Morgan Test Career
Morgan has had a successful stint during test matches too. He hasn’t played too many test matches. However, he made his test debut in England Vs Bangladesh in 2010. He has made centuries even in Test matches and was long considered as England’s most bankable and limited over-performer for a long time. Eoin Morgan highest score in Test series till date (2014) has been 130. He was been a part of several winning matches and several matches have even been won cause of his immense support and dedication to his team. To know more about captain of England Cricket Team read the next section of Eoin Morgan wiki.
Eoin Morgan ODI career
Morgan has emerged as a highly skilled and successful player over the years. In the year 2006, Morgan made his One Day International Debut by playing for his native country Ireland. During his early ODI career he made an amazing score of 99 and was run out just 1 run before a century. He has been part of 23 ODIs for Ireland till date. Eoin Morgan ODI century happened for the first time in 2007. Eoin Morgan highest ODI score was an incredible 209 against United Arab Emirates at Abu Dabi in the year 2007. This record setting trend made him the first cricketer to score a double century for Ireland.
Eoin Morgan T20 Career
Eoin made his T20 debut in the year 2006 in Middlesex v Surrey at Lord’s. Morgan played phenomenally during the match and this even improved his over-all ranking and popularity on the internet. After every successful stint Eoin Morgan twitter account is filled with praises and accolades.
Eoin Morgan IPL Career
Eoin took part in 2010 in IPL matches. First, Eoin Morgan team in IPL was Rajasthan Royals where he was auctioned for $220000. There he did not get much opportunity and his performance was not extra-ordinary. Thereafter, in the next season of IPL he was purchased by Kolkata Knight Riders for a whooping sum of $350000. He was signed by the team for a period of 3 years. However, in 2014, Morgan withdrew his name from the team. Buzz is that he’ll be seen in the next season of IPL.
Eoin Morgan Love Affairs & Marriage
Accredited to his rising popularity people are interested to find out Eoin Morgan girlfriend name. However, not much information has been revealed about Morgan’s personal life. Buzz was there that Eoin Morgan girlfriend is the dancing pop star Pixie Lot. However, the duo has rubbished the rumors. The rumors started doing the rounds when there were reports about Eoin Morgan Breakup with Tara Ridgway. Even, post the news of breakup the couple has been clicked together several times. It is even believed that two are dating since long and are still very much together.
Buzz is that the two exchanged rings and Tara Ridgwar is Eoin Morgan wife to be. However, currently Morgan is still a bachelor and precisely one of the most sought after bachelor. Let’s see when news of Eoin Morgan marriage comes out. Surely, he’ll break a million hearts when tying a knot with his lady love. Till then the fans and media can only speculate about the ace cricketer’s relationship status. That was all about England Cricket team captain Eoin Morgan to know him closely you can catch hold of his personal life via Eoin Morgan twitter account.
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