Eoin Morgan Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Biography & More

Real NameEoin Joseph Gerard Morgan
ProfessionEnglish Cricketer (Batsman)
Physical Stats & More
Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
Weight (Approx)in Kilograms- 64 kg
in Pounds- 141 lbs
Body Measurements– Chest: 38 Inches
– Waist: 32 Inches
– Biceps: 12 Inches
Eye ColourBlue
Hair ColourDark Brown
International DebutTest (For England)– 27 May 2010 vs Bangladesh in London
ODI (For Ireland)– 5 August 2006 vs Scotland in Manchester
T20 (For England)– 5 June 2009 vs Netherlands in London
MentorKevin Jennings
Jersey Number#16 (England)
#7 (Middlesex CCC)
Domestic/State TeamsMiddlesex, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Kolkata Knight Riders, Sydney Thunder, Sunrisers Hyderabad
Batting StyleLeft Handed Bat
Bowling StyleRight-arm medium
Nature on fieldCalm
Favourite ShotPull
Records/Achievements (main ones)• As of 1st January 2017, Eoin Morgan has 8 ODI centuries to his name. Out of these 8, seven centuries have come for England while only one century came for his native team of Ireland.
• In February 2007, he scored a mammoth 209 against UAE and thus became the first Irish cricketer to slam a first-class double century.
• Morgan was named among the four Wisden Cricketers of the year in 2011.
• Morgan’s best ODI knock of 124* came against his native team of Ireland in 2013.
Career Turning PointMorgan felt that he was wasting his time and talent while playing for Ireland, which is a non-test playing nation. Since non-test playing nations get only a handful number of opportunities a year, Morgan decided to switch over to England.
Personal Life
Date of Birth10 September 1986
Age (as in 2017)31 Years
Birth PlaceDublin, Ireland
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
HometownDublin, Ireland
SchoolCatholic University School, Dublin, Ireland
CollegeDulwich College, Dulwich, London (Dropout)
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather– Jody Morgan
Eoin Morgan father Jody Morgan
Mother– Olivia Morgan
Brother– Gareth Morgan, Gavin Morgan
Sister– Laura Morgan, Gwen Morgan
HobbiesReading, Fishing, Playing Golf
Controversies• In September 2016, Eoin Morgan, the captain of the English ODI team, refused to tour Bangladesh citing terror attacks as his “cause of concern.”
A former captain said the batsman had let his team down by refusing to attend over terror fears. Furthermore, English Journalist Piers Morgan branded the decision ‘pathetic’ and called for him to be sacked.

• In Early 2015, Eoin Morgan inadvertently became a victim of a high-profile controversy. Reportedly, Morgan was being blackmailed (through email) for £35,000 over a fling with an Australian woman by her partner who claimed that he had ‘sexual content’ exchanged by the pair in messages. After some investigation, the police traced down the emails to a guy named Nick Emery, a safety consultant in Hobart, Australia. During interrogation, it was found that the accused was the fiance of Morgan’s ex- girlfriend, Brooke Tsakirakis. However, the accused soon apologized and was allowed to leave with a warning. His ex-girlfriend denied any involvement in the case.

• Time and again, Morgan has been criticized for refusing to sing the English National Anthem before the start of any match.

Favourite Things
Favourite CricketerBrian Lara, Jacques Kallis
Favourite Cricket GroundLord’s Cricket Ground, London
Favourite MovieWedding Crashers (2005)
Favourite FootballerLionel Messi
Favourite Football ClubManchester United FC
Favourite CuisineItalian
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsBrooke Tsakirakis, works on the front desk of a Hobart gym (2009-2010)
Eoin Morgan ex girlfriend Brooke Tsakirakis
Tara Ridgway, Law student at Bond University in Australia (2012-present)
Eoin Morgan with his present girlfriend Tara Ridgway
ChildrenDaughter– N/A
Son– N/A

Eoin Morgan English Cricketer Batting

Some Lesser Known Facts About Eoin Morgan

  • Does Eoin Morgan smoke: Not Known
  • Does Eoin Morgan drink alcohol: Yes
  • Eoin Joseph Gerard Morgan has spoken to both Ireland and England at the universal level. Morgan has earned regard as an innovative and free-stroking center request batsman, particularly in the shorter organizations.
  • In the event that we follow back Morgan’s initial profession, he was a key player in the Irish youth groups at the Under-17 and the Under-19 level. At 17 years old, he was chosen for the Under-19 World Cup to speak to Ireland and he was the best scorer for his group. After two years, he was picked as the chief of the Under-19 side, where he completed as the second most noteworthy run-getter of the competition.
  • Morgan made 99 in his ODI make a big appearance for Ireland against Scotland in August 2006. He is the main player in the historical backdrop of cricket to have been expelled for 99 on make a big appearance. ‘Moggie’, as he is nicknamed, at that point made his lady ODI century against Canada on fourth February 2007 and turned into the most youthful non-subcontinental player to score a century in ODIs.
  • The southpaw earned his acknowledgment in England when he spoke to the England Lions in a visit coordinate against South Africa. He was a piece of an unbeaten 113-run organization with Samit Patel and helped the Lions secure a six-wicket triumph. After his prominent exhibitions for the English Lions, Morgan was named in the 30-man squad for the ICC World T20. He at that point needed to stop playing for Ireland as he was likewise picked in the 15-man squad for the World T20 for England. His ODI make a big appearance went poorly as indicated by design, with the match being deserted because of rain.

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