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England captain Eoin Morgan ruled OUT of remaining two T20 internationals against West Indies

England captain Eoin Morgan ruled OUT of remaining two T20 internationals against West Indies due to quadriceps injury – with Moeen Ali to lead the team as they look to fight back from 2-1 down in Barbados

  • Eoin Morgan was forced out of the 20-run defeat to West Indies on Wednesday
  • He will sit out the weekend double header that concludes the five game series
  • Moeen Ali, who captained yesterday, will continue to lead the team in Barbados 


Eoin Morgan has been ruled out of the rest of the Twenty20 series in the Caribbean through injury.

Morgan, 35, was forced out of the 20-run defeat to West Indies on Wednesday after failing a fitness test before the toss.

He will now sit out the weekend double header that concludes the five match campaign after investigation revealed a low-grade quadriceps injury in his right thigh.

Moeen Ali will continue to lead the team in his absence.

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Eoin Morgan has been ruled out of the rest of the T20 series in the Caribbean through injury

Moeen Ali (second-left) will continue to lead the team in Morgan's absence in the Caribbean

Moeen Ali (second-left) will continue to lead the team in Morgan’s absence in the Caribbean 

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