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Bad news for fans! Eoin Morgan announced his retirement from the international cricket on Tuesday. He was one of the greatest captains of all time.
According to the stats, his time was like a golden era for England’s International cricket. The team had won most matches and the 2019 World Cup during his captaincy.
Now, cricket has lost one more legend from its ground. To know his supremacy, check out the best innings of Eoin Morgan.
5 Greatest Innings of Eoin Morgan
1. 148 vs Afghanistan, 2019
In the league match of 2019 World Cup, Eoin Morgan smashed 148 runs in just 71 balls against Afghanistan. He hit 17 magnificent sixes in this one inning, which is a world record till now.
Morgan was in a very dangerous mood that day. He didn’t spare any Afghanistani bowler, including dangerous spinner Rashid Khan.
2. 121 vs Australia, 2015
It was a time when everyone was kneeling against Australian pace sensation Mitchell Starc. And then in an ODI match in 2015, the captain played an epic inning of 121 runs.
He took England to a respectable score. However, England lost that match after 127 runs of David Warner.
3. 91 vs New Zealand, 2019
During the England tour of New Zealand 2019, Eoin Morgan became very brutal and hits 91 runs in just 41 balls. It is the highest score of his T20I Career.
In this mind-blowing match, he partnered up with dangerous Dawid Malan. The duo helped England reach a total of 241. Morgan smashed 7 fours and 7 sixes in this inning.
4. 66 vs Pakistan, 2020
It was the T20I match against Pakistan in 2020. England was struggling to chase 195 runs until Morgan came to bat. The batsman hit instant 66 runs for his team and led to victory.
It was the last match where the cricketer showed his class to the world.
5. 113 vs New Zealand, 2015
It was another match where Eoin Morgan went on a chase trip. In 2015, New Zealand set a huge target of 350 against England.
Both star players Root and Morgan came together and chased it in only 44 overs. The English skipper individually scored 113 runs in this match.