Tuesday, 2 June 2020

Tag Archives: Eoin Morgan

Morgan open to playing World T20 behind closed doors

BIRMINGHAM: Eoin Morgan, England’s 2019 World Cup-winning captain, is not averse to playing behind closed doors if it’s a pre-requisite for the T20 World Cup cricket to be held on schedule from October 18 in Australia. The cloud of uncertainty over the marquee ICC event is very much alive with ...

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Eoin Morgan terms T-10 cricket ‘full entertainment package’

DUBAI: World Cup winner Eoin Morgan, who is currently leading the franchise Dehli Bulls in the ongoing T-10 league taking place in Abu Dhabi, has said that the league is an “entertainment package” and has a lot of potential. “You get to watch more cricket in less number of days,” ...

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Malan-Morgan floor NZ Kiwis with record breaking partnership

NAPIER: England’s Eoin Morgan and Dawid Malan posted an imposing 241 for three against New Zealand with a record-breaking 182 run stand while batting first in the fourth Twenty20 international in Napier on Friday. Malan was 103 not out at the close with Morgan falling in the final over for ...

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We had both Allah and Irish luck with us: Eoin Morgan

LONDON: England captain Eoin Morgan hopes his side’s “incredible journey” to World Cup glory will inspire a new generation of fans in the sport’s birthplace. There have long been concerns about declining player numbers in English cricket, with the sport hidden behind a television paywall in Britain since England’s iconic ...

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England crowned world champions

LONDON: England won their maiden Cricket World Cup title in dramatic circumstances on Sunday at historic Lord’s Cricket Ground. The match went into a Super Over, following a tie in the final after Eoin Morgan’s side finished on 241 all out in pursuit of New Zealand’s 241-8. The Super Over ...

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Andrew Strauss emotional after England reach World Cup final

BIRMINGHAM: Former England director of cricket Andrew Strauss was overcome with emotion after the team he helped build “obliterated” Australia to reach the World Cup final on Thursday. England booked their first World Cup final appearance for 27 years with an eight-wicket rout of holders Australia at Edgbaston. Eoin Morgan’s ...

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Win or lose, we stick to our ‘mantra’, says England’s Morgan

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LONDON: England captain Eoin Morgan defended his team’s high-risk/high reward mantra in the World Cup after another display of rash batting contributed to a heavy defeat by Australia on Tuesday that left the hosts in danger of missing out on the semi-finals. Despite being outclassed during the 64-run defeat, Morgan ...

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Morgan won’t tell fans how to react to Smith, Warner

LONDON: England captain Eoin Morgan insists it is not his job to tell supporters how to react to shamed Australia stars David Warner and Steve Smith when the arch rivals meet in a crucial World Cup clash on Tuesday. Warner and Smith have found themselves booed by some fans in ...

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Morgan blasts record 17 sixes against Afghanistan

MANCHESTER: England captain Eoin Morgan smashed his way into the record books on Tuesday, blasting 17 sixes – the most in a one-day international cricket innings – on his way to 148 off just 71 balls against Afghanistan at the Cricket World Cup. India’s Rohit Sharma, West Indie’s Chris Gayle ...

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