Joe Root

That's not cricket - Broad, Root, Stokes take on longest drive challenge

England cricket stars Stuart Broad, Ben Stokes and Joe Root took part in a longest drive challenge with former Irish professional golfer Paul McGinley to see who can hit a golf ball the furthest.
1 May 2016
 

Experience from World T20 will stand us in great stead - Joe Root

England vice-captain Joe Root feels that the experience the team has gained by finishing as the runners-up in the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 will be a huge boost in their upcoming international season.
23 April 2016

Kohli consolidates number-one ranking, Root claims fourth place

After a stupendous success in the recently concluded ICC World Twenty20 tournament, Indian stalwart Virat Kohli has consolidated his position at the top of the International Cricket Council T20 rankings for batsmen.
5 April 2016

Virat Kohli named captain of the team of the ICC World T20

Indian batsman Virat Kohli has been selected to lead the team of the ICC World Twenty20 tournament which consists of as many as four England players.
4 April 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - West Indies

For winning their respective World Twenty20 tournaments held in India, West Indies Men and Women’s teams win this week’s award from Cricket World.
4 April 2016

Brathwaite brilliance seals WT20 title for West Indies

Carlos Brathwaite was the hero with bat and ball as West Indies beat England by four wickets to win the ICC World T20 2016 final at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
3 April 2016

Joe Root credits Trevor Bayliss for England's success in ICC World T20

England batsman Joe Root has hailed the contribution of Trevor Bayliss in the team's success after having reached the finals of the ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
1 April 2016

England's best yet to come in the ICC World Twenty20 - Joe Root

England batsman Joe Root stated that the team is yet to play to the best of their abilities in the ongoing 2016 ICC World Twenty20 tournament in India.
25 March 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Chris Gayle

For scoring his second World Twenty20 century and powering West Indies to a comfortable victory over England in the 15th game of the tournament in Mumbai, Chris Gayle is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
20 March 2016

Joe Root takes England home in record-shattering run chase

Joe Root notched his second highest Twenty20 International score as he belted four sixes and six fours in his 44-ball knock of 83 runs as England overhauled South Africa’s target of 230 runs in 19.4 overs to complete a thrilling two-wicket victory in the Super 10 Group 1 encounter of the ICC World T20 in Mumbai.
18 March 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Alex Hales

For scoring 227 runs in the final three One-Day Internationals against South Africa at an average of 75, England opening batsman Alex Hales is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
15 February 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Jos Buttler

For his consistent, impactful and match-winning knocks during the first two One-Day Internationals against South Africa, England wicket-keeper batsman Jos Buttler is the player of the week.
8 February 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Stuart Broad

Stuart Broad is the Cricket World Player of the Week for his series-clinching eight-wicket haul for England in the third Test against South Africa in Johannesburg.
18 January 2016

Stuart Broad becomes top ranked bowler in Tests

Stuart Broad has become the first England bowler to claim the top spot in the International Cricket Council Test bowler rankings since 2004 after taking eight wickets in the third Test against South Africa in Johannesburg.
17 January 2016

Joe Root targets a big hundred in search of a lead

England batsman Joe Root is looking to covert his hundred into a big score in order to build a lead against South Africa in the third Test match in Johannesburg.
16 January 2016

AB de Villiers voted Cricket World Player of the Year 2015

Newly appointed South African Test captain AB de Villiers has been named as the Cricket World Player of the year 2015 - as voted by you - while Joe Root, Mitchell Starc, Jos Buttler are among other winners.
8 January 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Ben Stokes

England all-rounder Ben Stokes is the Cricket World Player of the Week for his breathtaking knock of 258 in the first innings of the second Test against South Africa in Cape Town.
4 January 2016

Ashwin, Smith end 2015 at top ICC rankings

Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and Australian skipper Steven Smith have ended 2015 as the top ranked bowler and batsman respectively in the International Cricket Council Test player rankings.
31 December 2015

Kane Williamson claims pole position in Test rankings

New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson has climbed to the top of the International Cricket Council rankings for Test batsmen after an unbeaten century against Sri Lanka in the second Test.
22 December 2015

BBC snub is sad for England Cricket - Joe Root

England batsman Joe Root feels that the lack of cricketers among the nominees for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards is a sad development.
9 December 2015