Eoin Morgan will lead the London Spirit men’s team during the upocming edition of The Hundred in 2021.© BCCI / IPL
England’s Eoin Morgan and Heather Knight are all set to lead the London Spirit men’s and women’s teams respectively after the team held them for The Hundred, which will be played in 2021. “London Spirit has their captains. Eoin Morgan and Heather Knight are officially detained for the 2021 Season of The Hundred,” The Hundred said in a statement. In addition, Naomi Dattani and Dan Lawrence have also been detained by London Spirit.
After being detained, Morgan said in a statement: “I am delighted to be held as Captain of London Spirit. We have the merits of a great squad and I look forward to playing in the Home of Cricket in this exciting new I think we’ll have a great mix of skills, both in the squad and in our coaching staff, and can’t wait to get started.
Whereas, Knight said, “It’s a real honor to be holding on as a skipper next year. We’re starting to build an exciting side and hopefully we can make a real impact on the field.”
“While it was clearly disappointing that the competition was canceled this year, The Hundred promises to be a real leap forward for our sport and I can’t wait to lead the squad in 2021,” she added.
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