Eoin Morgan

  • WT20: England face more embarrassment, lose to Netherlands 31-03-2014 06:34 PM

    Chittagong: England slumped to an embarrassing 45-run defeat by the Netherlands at the World Twenty20 on Monday to end a dismal few months at a new low point. England, already eliminated from the tournament after defeats by New Zealand and South Africa, were bowled out for 88 chasing a modest...
  • 3rd T20: England end series with thrilling win over WI 14-03-2014 08:21 AM

    England survived a late onslaught from the tail-end batsmen of West Indies to win a thrilling third and final Twenty20 by five runs in Barbados on Thursday. The home team had a chance to make it a 3-0 victory in the series but captain Darren Sammy was unable to hit...
  • England's Eoin Morgan opts out of IPL 7 10-02-2014 04:18 PM

    Eoin Morgan has withdrawn his name from the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014 auctions on Monday. He tweeted by saying that he thanks the IPL for accepting his request to withdraw from the event. Morgan tweeted, "I would like to thank @IPL for accepting my request to withdraw from this...
  • As it happened: Australia vs England, 4th ODI 24-01-2014 08:31 AM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) England will be battling to avoid another series whitewash in the fourth one-day game against Australia on Friday, and are rallying round their beleaguered captain. Australia triumphed by seven wickets with 10 overs to spare in the third one-dayer...
  • 3rd ODI: Australia look to open England's 'scars' wider 18-01-2014 02:10 PM

    Sydney: Australia will be looking to open England's "scars" and close out the one-day series on Sunday, keeper Brad Haddin said after his team's thrilling one-wicket victory over the luckless tourists in Brisbane. Alastair Cook's men have now lost the opening two one-day internationals which follow their demoralising 5-0 loss...
  • 2nd ODI: Faulkner heroics seal dramatic Australia victory 17-01-2014 05:04 PM

    Brisbane: James Faulkner's sensational late assault powered Australia to a dramatic one-wicket victory over England in the second one-day international in Brisbane on Friday. Crushed 5-0 in the Ashes series and thumped in the first one-dayer in Melbourne, England sensed the chance of securing their first win over Australia on...
  • 1st ODI: Aaron Finch hundred guides Australia to win 12-01-2014 04:52 PM

    Melbourne: Aaron Finch made his second century in one-day cricket internationals, sharing a 163-run opening partnership with David Warner that lifted Australia to a six-wicket win over England Sunday in the first of a four-match series. Finch made 121 and Warner 65 as Australia, in a carefully measured chase, ran...
  • Joe Root awarded England central contract for 2013-14 22-10-2013 08:26 PM

    London: Joe Root has earned his first central contract from England as a reward for his impressive maiden season of international cricket. The 22-year-old Root, who plays for his country in all formats, replaced Eoin Morgan in the list of 11 players handed 12-month contracts through to September 30. National...
  • As it happened: England vs Australia, 5th ODI 16-09-2013 05:47 PM

    CLICK HERE for the Live updates from England vs Australia, 5th ODI at The Rose Bowl, Southampton. The NatWest ODI series looked like heading towards a dull ending after two matches got washed out, but England's win in the fourth one-dayer on Saturday has given it a twist. The series...
  • 5th ODI: Australia look to redeem with ODI series win 15-09-2013 08:44 PM

    Southampton: The NatWest ODI series looked like heading towards a dull ending after two matches got washed out, but England's win in the fourth one-dayer on Saturday has given it a twist. The series is now evenly poised at 1-1 and the fifth and final match here will decide its...
  • England have winning momentum, says captain Morgan 15-09-2013 09:01 AM

    Cardiff: Eoin Morgan believes the momentum and belief is now firmly with his England team as they prepare for their winner-takes-all clash with Australia at Southampton on Monday. The stand-in skipper is confident the dramatic three-wicket victory over Michael Clarke's men at Cardiff on Saturday can be the turning point...
  • 4th ODI: Australia hope to seal England's fate 13-09-2013 03:50 PM

    Traditional rivals England and Australia will lock horns once again when the two teams play the fourth ODI of their five-match series in Cardiff on Saturday, with the visitors eyeing a 2-0 series-winning lead after the first and third games of the series were washed out by rain. Not a...
  • Rain plays spoilsport in England-Australia 3rd ODI at Edgbaston 11-09-2013 11:43 PM

    Rain saw the day/night third one-day international between England and Australia at Edgbaston on Wednesday end as a no-result washout. Only 15.1 overs were possible, with England collapsing to 59 for three, before rain, which had delayed the scheduled start, returned at 3:34pm local time and saw the umpires take...
  • As it happened: England vs Australia, 3rd ODI at Edgbaston 11-09-2013 06:38 PM

    CLICK HERE for the Live updates and ball by ball commentary from England vs Australia, 3rd ODI at Edgbaston. Michael Clarke was as happy as a cheshire cat at the end of the second ODI - collecting a win and his maiden ODI century against England en route a 1-0...
  • 3rd ODI: Experimental England look to bounce back 10-09-2013 10:40 PM

    Michael Clarke was as happy as a cheshire cat at the end of the second ODI - collecting a win and his maiden ODI century against England en route a 1-0 lead over the traditional rivals. But England seem in no mood to stop experimenting in fear of another failure...
  • As it happened: England vs Australia, 2nd ODI 08-09-2013 02:06 PM

    Click here for the live commentary from the match between England and Australia at the Old Trafford. Australia vice-captain George Bailey is praying the Manchester weather will not stop his side from giving England a tough time at Old Trafford on Sunday. Rain washed out the opening one-day international at...
  • 2nd ODI: Australia, England pray for sunny Manchester 07-09-2013 02:07 PM

    Leeds: Australia vice-captain George Bailey is praying the Manchester weather will not stop his side from giving England a tough time at Old Trafford on Sunday. Rain washed out the opening one-day international at Headingley in Leeds on Friday, leaving the tourists kicking their heels in frustration. Having picked themselves...
  • Rain washes out first ODI between England and Australia 06-09-2013 07:43 PM

    Leeds: The first one-day international between England and Australia in Leeds was washed out on Friday, as heavy and persistent rain flooded the ground and ruined any chance of play. Umpires Aleem Dar and Richard Illingworth had little option but to abandon hopes of any play taking place after inspecting...
  • Clarke expects wounded Australia to hit back 05-09-2013 10:52 PM

    London: Michael Clarke has warned England that Australia will be a much tougher proposition in the forthcoming one-day international series. Clarke's team slumped to a dismal 3-0 defeat in the recent Ashes series in England, but they have a chance to gain some revenge in five one-day internationals, the first...
  • Pietersen can lead by example: Eoin Morgan 05-09-2013 08:34 PM

    London: England batsman Eoin Morgan says Kevin Pietersen will have an important role to play in the one-day international series against Australia, which starts at Headingley on Friday. With Alastair Cook, Ian Bell, James Anderson, Stuart Broad and Graeme Swann all rested after a successful Ashes campaign, Morgan will lead...
  • England and Australia move from Associates to adversaries 05-09-2013 02:35 PM

    Leeds: England and Ireland both competed in one-off ODIs against Associate-level opposition on the same day earlier this week, but at the back of their minds both teams would have had each other as the priority. The first of five ODIs starts at Headingley on Friday, and both teams will...
  • Eoin Morgan backs Michael Carberry to come good 04-09-2013 10:50 AM

    Malahide, Ireland: Eoin Morgan has backed Michael Carberry to make it as an England opening batsman despite his disappointing one-day international debut in Tuesday's win against Ireland in Malahide. Carberry, who had already dropped two catches and conceded 12 runs in his only over with the ball, was dismissed in...
  • Morgan, Bopara take England to a comfortable victory 03-09-2013 11:15 PM

    Dublin: Ravi Bopara and Eion Morgan both hit centuries Tuesday to steer a young and inexperienced England team to a six-wicket victory against Ireland in a one-day international. England finished with 274-4 having been set a target of 269 by the Irish, with captain William Porterfield scoring 112 for Ireland....
  • As it happened: Ireland vs England, One-off ODI 03-09-2013 02:40 PM

    CLICK HERE for Live updates from the only ODI between England and Ireland being played at Dublin. TOSS: England captain Eoin Morgan has put Ireland in to bat. TEAM NEWS: Michael Carberry, Boyd Rankin and Gary Ballance are making their ODI debuts for England. Playing XIs: England: Michael Carberry, Luke...
  • Eoin Morgan to captain England Lions against Australia 13-08-2013 10:13 AM

    Chester-le-Street: Test batsman Eoin Morgan will captain England's second-string Lions against Australia in a two-day tour match at Northampton starting on August 16, the England and Wales Cricket Board announced on Monday. Northamptonshire were originally due to play Australia at Wantage Road, but their qualification for English county cricket's Twenty20...
  • Tredwell replaces injured Morgan as Eng captain for T20 vs. NZ 27-06-2013 05:52 PM

    London: James Tredwell is set to lead England in place of Eoin Morgan in Thursday's second and final Twenty20 international against New Zealand at The Oval in London. Morgan, who captained England in the first game on Tuesday in place of regular skipper Stuart Broad, has injured his right hand...