Morgan's captaincy stint was a roller-coaster ride to start with, but gradually, he made a name for himself and is currently an indispensable member of the T20I and ODI teams.
No place for Kane Williamson and Babar Azam in the XI.
Hales lost his place from the English team after failing a second recreational drug test last year.
He picked Imran Tahir as the only spinner in the team.
He also cited the reason for picking Williamson ahead of Virat Kohli.
He also felt proud of the team for what they achieved last year.
Cricket last featured in a multi-sport event back in 1998 Commonwealth games.
Hales last played for the Brits back in March 2019 against the West Indies.
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He also reckoned that the players will be excited to take the field once the pandemic is over.