Joe Root

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

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