Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Tuesday 28 May 2024 Former England Captain Eoin Morgan to Play in Legends League Cricket (LLC) Former England cricketer Eoin Morgan is confirmed to be playing in the second season of Legends League Cricket (LLC) scheduled to be held between September 20 and October 10. The inaugural edition was held from January 20 to 29 this year in Oman. The participating teams were India Maharajas, Asia Lions and World Giants. England’s white ball captain Eoin Morgan announces retirement from international cricket England’s limited-overs captain for the last seven years, Eoin Morgan, has announced his retirement from international cricket with immediate effect. The 35-year-old is credited with redefining England’s white ball fortunes, the high-point of which came when they lifted the 50-over World Cup for the first time in 2019. Liam Livingstone, Jason Roy back England captain Eoin Morgan despite horrendous run In-form England batter Liam Livingstone has backed limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan to come good with the bat soon. According to Livingstone, one good knock should bring the left-handed batter back in form. You can't rule Joe Root out: Eoin Morgan on veteran batsman’s T20 World Cup chances England’s white-ball skipper Eoin Morgan has admitted that veteran batsman Joe Root is very much in contention for a place in England’s squad for the T20 World Cup to be held later in the year. Root scored an unbeaten 79 not out off 87 balls as England defeated Sri Lanka by five wickets to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. Root was, however, not part of the T20I outfit that thrashed Sri Lanka 3-0 recently. Morgan though admitted that Root cannot be ruled out of the T20 World Cup. We can't fault the bowlers for anything: Eoin Morgan after T20I series win over Sri Lanka After England trumped Sri Lanka 3-0 in the T20I series, captain Eoin Morgan hailed the team, particularly the bowlers for their excellent performance in all three games. Having already clinched the series with one match to go, England completed a cleans sweep and throttled the Lankans by 89 runs in the third and final T20I on Saturday. If I call somebody 'sir' on social media, it's a sign of respect: Eoin Morgan England's limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan has claimed that he used the word 'sir' as a mark of respect in his old Twitter posts that recently went viral in the wake of the Ollie Robinson controversy. Morgan and wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler were accused of mocking English spoken by Indians in some old Twitter exchanges. IPL 2020: Eoin Morgan to replace struggling Dinesh Karthik as KKR captain In an interesting development in the Kolkata Knight Riders camp, Dinesh Karthik has decided to handover the captaincy of the franchise to England's World Cup-winning skipper Eoin Morgan. KKR’s official website informed on Friday that Karthik wants to focus on his batting. The wicket-keeper batsman has had a tough time, managing only 108 runs from seven games at an average of 15.42 Eoin Morgan on England's resurgence: Our exceptional days are better than we could have imagined England captain Eoin Morgan has stated that the team has done everything they could to get themselves in the best shape for the World Cup