Eoin Morgan surprised the world as he annouces retirement from internation cricket. The amazing career of Eoin Morgan has come to its end as he annouces retirement from the international cricket.
For England team Morgan has till date remained the most successful skipper in white ball cricket. With 6957 runs in 225 ODIs to his credit, Morgan is the leading run scorer in England. For England he has scored 13 centuries.
In total Eoin Morgan has scored 7701 runs in one day international cricket including 14 centuries. It is pertinant to mention here that before playing for England Moragn was playing for Ireland. He changed his citizenship from Irish to England and started playing for his new country England.
As a captain of England Eoin Morgan has a wining percentage of 62.25 as he has won 76 out of 126 matches. It was under his leadership as a captain that England their first World Cup in 2019 at home.
HIs records in T20 are not ordinary as well. He scored 2458 runs in 115 T20s including 14 fifties with a strike rate of above 136.
England has won 42 out of 72 T20s under his captaincy, therefore holding the record of most successful T20 skipper for England.
Talking to media Morgan expressed his decesion, after thoughtful consideration, to retire from international cricket.
” After careful deliberationand consideration, I am here to annouce my retirement from international cricket with immediate effect”, Eoin Morgan.
He said that the future of England in cricket is more bright as we have more experience, depth and strength. Further he said that he would continue to play domestic cricket.
Paying rich tributes to Morgan, Rober Key, managing director of England team, thanked him for his outsaynding contributions to the England cricket.
The legacy of Morgan is beyond winning the World Cup for England in 2019.
we wish him good luck!