England Skipper Eoin Morgan who is leading England Cricket team in T20I and ODIs, is lined up as an overseas player in the very first season of Euro T20 Slam. The tournament is set to kick off in August 2019 and featuring teams from three nations Ireland, Scotland and the Netherlands.
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Eoin Morgan joining as an Overseas Player in Euro T20 Slam
Eoin Morgan who born and grew up in Dublin Ireland first played for the Ireland Cricket team. Morgan represented Ireland in 23 One Day International. He plays county cricket for the Middlesex and was named as England Skipper in 2015 Worldcup.
Morgan is one of the two players who hold the unique record to ODI hundreds from two countries.
The left-handed batsman is also known as a “finisher” due to his amazing skills to hit the ball hard and finishes the game. The Euro T20 Slam is looking forward to having Eoin Morgan joining as an Overseas Player in Euro T20 Slam and hoping him to represent the Dublin Team.
“We will be delighted to have English captain Eoin Morgan as a part of our league,” said Amit Singh from Woods Entertainment, the promoter of the league. “If the Irish-born cricketer gets picked by the Dublin franchise, it would be like icing on the cake. Saying that, the dynamics of the draft can take him to other teams as well.”
Morgan is going to join the list of other players who already have confirmed their signing along with Shane Watson, Rashid Khan, Brendon McCullum, and Shahid Khan Afridi.
You can also read: Shahid Afridi As Icon Player
Eoin Morgan Status
The league is set to start on 30 August which will be playing across three cricket nations and will last till 21 September. You can read more details about the full schedule for the Euro T20 Slam league here.
PLAYERS LIST OF EURO T20 SLAM
Euro t20 slam players divided into
- Icon Players
- Marquee Players
- Local Players
Four Icon players of league announce. Here is the name of these players.
- Shane Watson(Australia)
- Brendon McCullum(New Zealand)
- Rashid Khan(Afghanistan)
- Shahid Afridi(Pakistan)
Recently Shahid Afridi Selected as an Icon player. He is one of the sixth Icon players. The remaining player will be announced this week and their names will be put here.
Here is the list of Euro t20 slam Marquee players.
- Luke Ronchi(New Zealand)
- Babar Azam(Pakistan)
- Chris Lynn(Australia)
- JP Duminy(South Africa)
- Imran Tahir(South Africa)
The Remaining Marquee players will be announced later. Their name will be updated here.
The competition which will take place at Malahide, The Grange and VRA Academy in Amsterdam in September 2019.
The first Edition Launch of this European cricket league was on 30th April this 2019. this will be a joyful moment of Launch ceremony of Euro t20 slam.