Eoin Morgan Biography, Wiki, Lifestyle, Family, Records, Salary, Net Worth, Facts & More

Eoin Morgan is an England cricketer who plays for Middlesex in domestic cricket and Kolkata Knight Riderss in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021. Eoin Morgan is a Right-arm medium Bowler and Right-hand batsman.

Eoin Morgan Biography, Lifestyle, Wiki, Records, Net Worth, Income, Salary, House, Cars, Favorites, Affairs, Awards, Family & Facts

Biography/Wiki

Full Name

Eoin Joseph Gerard Morgan

Nickname

Moggie

Profession

Cricketer

Batting

Left Handed Bat

Bowling

Right arm medium

Jersey Number

  • #16 England International Cricket Team
  • #7 Middlesex Domestic Cricket Team

Teams

  • National Team England International Cricket Team
  • Domestic Team Middlesex Domestic Cricket Team
  • IPL 2021 Team – Kolkata Knight Riders(IPL)

Personal Life

Date of Birth / Birthplace

Eoin Morgan was born on 10 September 1986 in Dublin, Ireland.

Age

He is currently 34 years old (as in 2021).

Sun Sign

Virgo

Nationality

Irish & English

Religion

Christianity

Address

Dublin, Ireland

Education

  • School –  
    • Catholic University School, Dublin, Ireland
  • College –
    • Dulwich College, Dulwich, London (Dropout)
  • Educational Qualification –
    • Graduation

Physical Statistics And More

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 5 feet 8 inches
  • In centimeters – 173 cm
  • In meters – 1.73 m

Weight (approx.)

  • In Kilograms – 65 kg
  • In Pounds – 143 lbs

Body Measurements (approx.)

  • Chest: 38 Inches
  • Waist: 32 Inches
  • Biceps: 12Inches

Eye Color

Blue

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Family & Relationship

Parents & Siblings

  • Father – Jody Morgan
Eoin Morgan His Father
  • Mother – Olivia Morgan
  • Siblings – Gareth Morgan, Gavin Morgan (Brother), Laura Morgan, Gwen Morgan ( Sister)

Girlfriend & Spouse

  • Eoin Morgan dated –
    • Brooke Tsakirakis (2009-10, Works on the front desk of a Hobart gym)
Brooke Tsakirakis
  • Tara Ridgway, (2012-until marriage, Fashion House Worker in Burberry, England)
Eoin Morgan With Tara Ridgway

Marital Status

Married

  • Wife – Tara Ridgway (2018-present)
Eoin Morgan With Tara Ridgway

Creer

Career Turning Point

Morgan 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.

Debut

Test Debut

 27 May 2010 vs Bangladesh in London

ODI Debut

5 August 2006 vs Scotland in Manchester

T20 Debut

5 June 2009 vs Netherlands in London

IPL Debut

Eoin Morgan made his IPL debut for Royal Challengers Bangalore. Royal Challengers Bangalore buy him Rs 10 crore  in the auctions of IPL 2010.

Records

• 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.
• In May 2019, he became the most capped player in ODIs for England surpassing Paul Collingwood.

Controversy

• In September 2016, English ODI captain Eoin Morgan refused to visit Bangladesh citing terrorist attacks.
A former captain said that the batsman refused to pay attention to the terrorist apprehensions of his team. In addition, English journalist Pearce Morgan called the decision ‘pathetic’ and called for its dismissal.

• In early 2015, Eoin Morgan unwittingly fell victim to a high-profile controversy. Allegedly, Morgan was being blackmailed (via email) by her partner for £ 35,000 for molesting an Australian woman, who claimed that she exchanged ‘sexual content’ by the pair in messages did. After some investigation, police emailed a man named Nick Emery, a security consultant in Hobart, Australia. During interrogation, it was found that the accused was Morgan’s ex-girlfriend, Brooke Tsirakis’ fiance. However, the accused soon apologized and was allowed to leave with the warning. His ex-girlfriend denied any involvement in the case.

• Morgan was repeatedly criticized for refusing to sing the English National Anthem before the start of any match.

Eoin Morgan Salary And Net worth

Salary –

Retainer Fee: Not known
Test Fee: Rs. Not known
ODI Fee: Rs. Not known
T20 Fee: Rs. Not known
IPL 13: Rs. 5.25 crore

Eoin Morgan has an estimated total Networth of Rs 70 crore  ($10 million) in 2021, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.

Eoin Morgan Cars And Bikes Collection

Not known

Some Lesser Known Facts About Eoin Morgan

• In his early teens, Morgan played Hurling twice a week and this helped develop his skills as a batsman, particularly as the grip for hurling is the same as for the reverse sweep, a shot at which Morgan is an expert.

• Morgan first came into the limelight when he became the highest run-getter at the U-19 world cup while representing his native team, Ireland.