England cricket team captain Eoin Morgan completed his 7,000 runs in One-day Internationals during the England vs South Africa match in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 opening game. Earlier, Morgan reached another milestone at Oval in the match as he became the first player to play 200th ODI match for England. England vs South Africa Live Cricket Score 1st ODI Match.
Morgan has represented two international teams in his career. He has played for Ireland National Cricket team as well as represents the England National Cricket team as well. Morgan recently made history as he became the first Irishman to captain the England Cricket team. Eoin Morgan Plays 200th ODI for England With ENG vs SA ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Match.
Morgan is now the leading run scorer for England in the One-Day Internationals. The left-handed batsman made his ODI debut playing for Ireland vs Scotland in the year 2006. The prolific batsman has scored 12 hundreds and 45 fifties in his career.
England is playing South Africa in the opening game of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. The English and Proteas side have faced each other on six occasions at CWC tournament, where both teams have registered a victory in three matches. England walks into this game as the No 1 ODI side as per ICC ranking and is considered the favourite to win the CWC 2019 trophy apart from India.
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