Joe Root

Joe Root has high praises for Indian skipper Virat Kohli

England vice-captain Joe Root has credited Indian skipper Virat Kohli for his team's success in the ongoing Test series.
7 December 2016
 

Cricket World Player of the Week - Steven Smith

For his blistering knock of 164 off just 157 deliveries, helping Australia secure a 68-run victory in the first One-Day International in Sydney on Sunday, Steven Smith is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
5 December 2016

England captain Alastair Cook receives Joe Root's backing

England vice-captain Joe Root has come in full support of skipper Alastair Cook and backs him to lead the team for "years to come".
2 December 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Virat Kohli

For his knocks of 167 and 81 in the second Test against England in Visakhapatnam, Indian captain Virat Kohli is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
21 November 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Rangana Herath

For picking a 13-wicket haul in the second Test against Zimbabwe and leading Sri Lanka to a 2-0 series whitewash in Harare, veteran left-arm-spinner Rangana Herath is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
14 November 2016

Joe Root, Rangana Herath climb to second position in their respective ICC rankings

England batsman Joe Root has reclaimed the second position in the International Cricket Council Rankings for batsmen after his century against India in the first Test in Rajkot.
14 November 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Joe Root

For scoring two consecutive fifties and steering England to victories in the first two One-Day Internationals against Pakistan, Joe Root is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
29 August 2016

England trio made available for Yorkshire Vikings

Yorkshire Vikings will have England trio Jonny Bairstow, Gary Ballance and Joe Root available for NatWest T20 Blast Finals Day and their Royal London One-Day Cup quarter-final as they bid for more silverware.
15 August 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Joe Root

For registering his highest first-class score during the second Test against Pakistan at Old Trafford, England's vice-captain Joe Root is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
25 July 2016

Joe Root looking forward to batting at number three against Pakistan

England batsman Joe Root expressed that he is looking forward to making the number three position his own in the upcoming four-match Test series against Pakistan.
13 July 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Jason Roy

For scoring the second highest individual score by an England player in One-Day Internationals, Jason Roy is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
4 July 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - David Warner

Australian vice-captain David Warner is the Cricket World Player of the Week after leading Sunrisers Hyderabad to their maiden Indian Premier League victory.
30 May 2016

Joe Root heaps praise on Alastair Cook

England batsman Joe Root has lauded his captain Alastair Cook for his cricketing achievements with the 31-year-old currently on the verge of reaching 10,000 Test runs.
17 May 2016

Joe Root claims hat-trick at the England team awards dinner

England batsman Joe Root has swept the honours at the England team awards dinner including the cricketer of the year award in the Test and the limited overs formats.
17 May 2016

Alex Hales, Nick Compton receive support from Joe Root

England batsman Joe Root feels that Alex Hales and Nick Compton will be eager to prove their critics wrong by putting up good performances with the bat in the upcoming series against Sri Lanka.
13 May 2016

Joe Root becomes Vitality ambassador

Joe Root has joined fellow sports icons Jonny Wilkinson and Jessica Ennis-Hill by becoming an ambassador for Vitality to promote healthy living and positive lifestyle choices.
13 May 2016

Joe Root signs new contract with Yorkshire

England vice-captain Joe Root has extended his contract with Yorkshire by signing a new 42 months deal which extends till December 2019.
8 May 2016

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