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Eoin Morgan Biography (Cricketer)

Personal Information About Eoin Morgan

Name:- Eoin Joseph Gerard Morgan
Nick Name:- Moggie
D.O.B:- 10 th September 1986
National Side:- England (2009-Present), Ireland (2003-2009)
Place of Birth:- Dublin, Ireland
Horoscope:- Virgo
Religion:- Christianity
Height:- 5 feet 9 inches
Marital Status:- Unmarried
Profession:- English Cricketer (Batsman)
Role:- Middle-order batsman, T20 and ODI captain, England
Style of Batting:- Left-handed Batsman
Style of Bowling:- Right-arm medium

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

Eoin Morgan Family Info
Father Name:- Jody Morgan
Mother Name:- Olivia Morgan
Brother Name:- Gareth Morgan, Gavin Morgan
Sister Name:- Laura Morgan, Gwen Morgan
Childen:- Not Yet
Eoin Morgan Wife Name:- Not Yet
Eoin Morgan Net Worth:- $ 4 Million

Synopsis

Eoin Morgan is a prominent and well known sports personality, he considered as one of the finest and most talented cricketer. Eoin is also the captain of ODI matches for England national team. Eoin's profile is adorned with many of his spectacular achievements in present matches and some globally acclaimed recognition. He is an Irish cricketer and has been selected for England cricket team captain for the most awaited 2015 cricket World Cup. Eoin Morgan Biography, Career, Facts, Family is presenting here for the cricket lovers, although Eoin Morgan’s biography cannot be written in any number of lines due to his marvelous achievements records which has astonished millions all across the globe.

Eoin Morgan Childhood and Early Life

Morgan was born on 10 September 1986 in Dublin, Ireland. full name is Eoin Joseph Gerard Morgan, he is fondly called as Moggie as his nickname given by his family, friends and fans. His father name is Jody Morgan and mother is Olivia Morgan, he has two brothers and two sisters. His brother Gavin Morgan is also a fellow cricketer. He got his education in the Catholic University on Leeson Street. During his school days Eoin achieved 3 senior titles. Eoin got himself enrolled in the Dulwich College. Eoin during his college days his desperation to be a piece of the England team strengthened. Eoin’s family has Irish roots and practice Catholicism.


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Eoin Morgan Love Affairs and Marriage

Eoin is the popular player and his fame and his rising popularity provide him many more rewards. Cricket lovers love to watch him by playing outstanding games. Eoin's girlfriend is the dancing pop star Pixie Lot. About Eoin’s one more thing was spread that he had break up with his girlfriend Tara Ridgway. The break up news and their pictures that has been clicked together many times has posted on media. Both of them were dating since long. About Eoin's marriage his fans are waiting for this news, let’s see when he announce the news about his marriage.

Cricket Career of Eoin Morgan

When Eoin was 15 years old, he started his career in cricket, initially he started playing for Ireland, and he played with Ireland’s youth team in the cap of U-15 and U-17. After playing Under-15 and Unde17 Eoin was also the part of the Under 19 league, in this league he was the second highest scorer. Eoin after that leave Ireland and went ahead and joined England cricket team. For England cricket team he captained in many ODIs and T20 matches. Although Eoin was successful in his short career span in Ireland but the breakthrough of Eoin’s career came in England, he got himself recognized as the premium bowler and also the finest batsman too for England.

Domestic Career and First class Career

Eoin Morgan had many early achievements that enhanced and improved his domestic and first class career. About Eoin Morgan’s debut match is not known surely. However, his achievements at Uxbridge where Eoin garnered his career by his maiden hundred for the Middlesex in 2008is really praising. After that game, Eoin played very important role in the winning series of T20 in 2008. When he was just 22 years old he was selected as the captain over many experienced players like Murali Kartik and so many other players who are senior than Eoin and even efficient. Eoin had been part of T20 team, ODIs and England’s test matches.

Eoin was the first cricketer who made 100 in a One Day International for 2 nations. In 2004 his first class debut happened in Ireland Vs Scotland. Eoin outstanding performances and records are really commendable. He played very well cricket and in his playing style is very attractive.


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Eoin Morgan List A career

In 2003 Eoin made his List A debut at the Hertfordshire Vs Ireland at Bishop’s Stratford. In his first debut match he couldn’t get the opportunity to come for bat. However, later Eoin has a part of different List A matches and he performed very well in all matches.

Eoin Morgan Test Career

Morgan had a successful sting during his test matches, although he has not played too many test games but he made his test debut in 2010 in England Vs Bangladesh. Eoin has made centuries in Test matches and he was long considered as England’s most remarkable player, Eoin was the limited-over performer for a long time. He was the highest scorer in the Test match series till 2014. Eoin has been a part of so many winning matches and several matches have been won by the England team due to his immense support and dedication for his squad. He always tried to perform very well in his every game.

Eoin Morgan One Day international Career

Eoin Morgan has emerged as a highly talented and skilled player over the years. In 2006, Eoin made his ODI debut by playing for his native state Ireland. During his early one day international career Eoin made an amazing score of 99 runs and he was run out just 1 run before a century. Eoin played 23 One Day internationals for Ireland. In 2007 he made his first one day international century. In 2007, Eoin Morgan was the highest ODI scorer, he scored incredible 209 runs against UAE at Abu Dabi. Eoin’s this record setting trend made him the first player to score a double century for Ireland.

T20 Career of Eoin Morgan

He made his T20 debut in 2006 in Middlesex V Surrey at Lord’s. He played phenomenally during the match and he even improved and developed his skills over-all ranking and he gained attention and popularity in the sprots zone. Eoin is considered among the best player in the cricket world.


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Eoin Morgan Indian Premier League Career

Morgan took part in IPL 2010 matches, first Eoin bought by the Rajasthan Royals in IPL where he was auctioned for the price of $220000. In this IPL he did not get much opportunity and Eoin’s performance in IPL was not extra-ordinary and considerable. Thereafter, in the next season of IPL Eoin was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders for a sum o $350000. Eoin Morgan was signed by the IPL Team of KKR for a period of 3 years. However, in 2014, Eoin withdrew his name from the team due to the One Day International series against Sri Lanka at home town. In IPL 2015, he decided to play IPL and he was purchased by the Sunrisers Hyderabad for the price of $150,000.England Best Captain Eoin missed the England ODI series during this IPL. Eoin Morgan also played 7 matches for the Sunrsiers Hyderabad in the IPL season 2016.

Eoin Morgan Controversies

In Early 2015, Morgan inadvertently became a victim of a very high-profile controversy. According to Report, Morgan was being blackmailed for £35,000 through email over filling with an Australian woman by her partner who claimed that Morgan had ‘sexual content’ exchanged by the pair in messages. Police after investigation traced down the emails, it was a guy named Nick Emery. During interrogation, it was found that the accused was the fiancé of Eoin’s ex-girlfriend, Brooke Tsakirakis. The accused soon apologized and was leave with a warning. While his ex-girlfriend refused any involvement in the case.

In September 2016, ODI captain of England Eoin Morgan refused to tour Bangladesh citing terror attacks as his ‘cause of concern’. The former captain stated the batsman had let his players down by refusing attend to over terror fears. English Journalist Piers Morgan branded the decision ‘Pathetic’ and he called for him to be sacked.

Eoin Morgan has been again criticized for refusing to sing the National Anthem of England before the start of any match.

Eoin Morgan Net Worth

Morgan is the English limited over captain, he is one of the most prolific modern day players and is seen as one of the great role models of transformation in limited over returns for the England. The net worth of Eoin Morgan is $4 Million.

Favourite Things of Eoin Morgan
Favourite Cricket Ground:- Lord’s Ground, London
Morgan Favourite Cricketer:- Jacques Kallis, Brian Lara
Footballer Club Favourite:- Manchester United FC
Best Of Footballer:- Lionel Messi
Favourite Movie:- Wedding Crashers (2005)
Favourite Cuisine:- Italian

Some Facts about Eoin Morgan

Does he smoke or not it is not confirm.
Eoin drinks alcohol.
Eoin won three senior cup titles during his school days.
In his early teens, he played Hurling and this help him to develop his skills as a batsman.
He first gained attention when he became the highest run-getter at the Under-19 World Cup. In this world cup he was representing his native team, Ireland.
Eoin became the first player in the One Day International history to be dismissed for 99 runs in his debut match
In a T20 match in December 2012, when England was playing match against India and need 3 runs at one ball, Morgan hit a six to secure his team in the match.
Eoin Morgan made his world cup debut for England, on 11 th March 2011. He became only 4 th player to have represented 2 different states at the ICC world Cup.
Eoin Morgan became the part of the IPL 2008 and he became the only English cricketer to earn a contract with an IPL franchise. Eoin was purchased by the Royal Challengers Bangalore-RCB for a whopping US$220,000.

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