Eoin Morgan      

Full name Eoin Joseph Gerard Morgan

Born September 10, 1986, Dublin

Current age 28 years 294 days

Major teams England, Ireland, Bangalore Royal Challengers, England A, Ireland A, Ireland Under-19s, Kolkata Knight Riders, Middlesex, Middlesex 2nd XI, Sir Paul Getty's XI, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Sydney Thunder

Nickname Moggie

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Fielding position Occasional wicketkeeper

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Catholic University School

Eoin Joseph Gerard Morgan
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 16 24 1 700 130 30.43 1278 54.77 2 3 77 6 11 0
ODIs 146 137 21 4260 124* 36.72 4891 87.09 8 25 348 105 62 0
T20Is 51 50 10 1151 85* 28.77 875 131.54 0 6 102 44 22 0
First-class 91 150 16 4776 209* 35.64 9278 51.47 11 22 70 1
List A 253 232 34 7330 161 37.02 8298 88.33 14 41 97 0
Twenty20 166 155 22 3442 85* 25.87 2659 129.44 0 16 297 135 75 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 16 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 146 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 51 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 91 102 90 2 2/24 2/24 45.00 5.29 51.0 0 0 0
List A 253 42 49 0 - - - 7.00 - 0 0 0
Twenty20 166 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut England v Bangladesh at Lord's, May 27-31, 2010 scorecard
Last Test England v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Feb 3-6, 2012 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Scotland v Ireland at Ayr, Aug 5, 2006 scorecard
Last ODI England v New Zealand at Chester-le-Street, Jun 20, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v Netherlands at Lord's, Jun 5, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I England v New Zealand at Manchester, Jun 23, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Ireland v Scotland at Dublin, Aug 6-8, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Middlesex v Hampshire at Lord's, Jun 28-Jul 1, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Hertfordshire v Ireland at Bishop's Stortford, Aug 28-29, 2003 scorecard
Last List A England v New Zealand at Chester-le-Street, Jun 20, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Middlesex v Surrey at Lord's, Jun 27, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Middlesex v Somerset at Uxbridge, Jun 26, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0 Middlesex v Hampshire Lord's 28 Jun 2015 FC
7 Middlesex v Somerset Uxbridge 26 Jun 2015 T20
4 England v New Zealand Manchester 23 Jun 2015 T20I # 423
0 England v New Zealand Chester-le-Street 20 Jun 2015 ODI # 3659
113 England v New Zealand Nottingham 17 Jun 2015 ODI # 3657
71 England v New Zealand Southampton 14 Jun 2015 ODI # 3656
88 England v New Zealand The Oval 12 Jun 2015 ODI # 3655
50 England v New Zealand Birmingham 9 Jun 2015 ODI # 3654
15 Middlesex v Glamorgan Cardiff 5 Jun 2015 T20
28 Middlesex v Hampshire Southampton 4 Jun 2015 T20
Profile

Long considered one of England's most bankable limited-overs performers, Eoin Morgan ascended to the one-day captaincy in slightly chaotic circumstances less than two months out from the 2015 World Cup. Ironically, it coincided with one of his worst periods of form since switching to England from Ireland but once the selectors had decided to dispense with Alastair Cook, Morgan, the regular deputy, was the most obvious candidate. His cool temperament and the tactical nous had already marked him out as a leader. A left-hander who quickly built a reputation for inventive and audacious strokeplay, Morgan also possessed the patience and power of shot to be a natural "finisher" - a role England struggled to fill for a decade.

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Jun 17, 2015

Tim Southee eventually removed Eoin Morgan for 113, England v New Zealand, 4th ODI, Trent Bridge, June 17, 2015

Tim Southee eventually removed Eoin Morgan for 113

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Jun 17, 2015

Eoin Morgan gets a hug from Joe Root, England v New Zealand, 4th ODI, Trent Bridge, June 17, 2015

Eoin Morgan gets a hug from Joe Root

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Jun 17, 2015

It was a scintillating century from Eoin Morgan, England v New Zealand, 4th ODI, Trent Bridge, June 17, 2015

It was a scintillating century from Eoin Morgan

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2003, 2004

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2011

Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 21-25, 2013
Match drawn
England v Australia at Chester-le-Street - Aug 9-12, 2013
England won by 74 runs
England v Australia at Manchester - Aug 1-5, 2013
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 18-21, 2013
England won by 347 runs
England v Australia at Nottingham - Jul 10-14, 2013
England won by 14 runs
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