Eoin Morgan
Eoin Morgan (Photo: ICC Cricket)

Amidst uncertainty regarding his cricketing career, England‘s ODI and T20I skipper Eoin Morgan said that he wants to play ICC T20 World Cup in 2020 and then make a call.

“I don’t want to let anyone down. I want to drive through the World Cup in Australia and then make a call after that,” Eoin Morgan told ICC.

Morgan will lead the ‘Three Lions’ in the T20I World Cup which will be played in Australia, next year.

“We have a special group of players at the moment. I feel very lucky to lead that group, and I think we can do something even more special down the line,” the former Ireland batsmen added.

Morgan led England to their maiden 50-over World Cup triumph, earlier this year. The ‘Three Lions’ defeated New Zealand in the final.

Both the team couldn’t be separated after 50-overs and super over but England were adjudged winner on boundary count rules.

England will be in New Zealand to play 5 T20I and two Tests.
Pat Brown, 21-year-old Worcestershire pacer, has been handed a maiden call-up for the T20Is. Sam Curran, who had a sensational Ashes campaign, has also found a place in the squad.

The first T20I will be played at Christchurch on November 1.

England’s Tour of New Zealand 2019 full schedule:

5 T20Is

1st T20I, Hagley Oval, Christchurch, November 1

2nd T20I, Westpac Stadium, Wellington, November 3

3rd T20I, Saxton Oval, Nelson, November 5

4th T20I, Napier, McLean Park, November 8

5th T20I, Auckland, Eden Park, November 10

2 Tests

1st Test, Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui, Nov 21-25

2nd Test, Seddon Park, Hamilton, Nov 29- December 3

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