Joe Root

Knock-out cricket starts now for England, says Joe Root

Joe Root believes cool heads will prevail as England prepare for a pair of crunch clashes in their World Cup campaign.
26 June 2019

“I’m looking forward to Leeds… to play a World Cup game there personally is very special – Joe Root

Joe Root is the glue that holds the finely tuned England machine together and it’s a selfless role he’s more than happy to fulfil.
20 June 2019

Heather Knight: Root can be relied on to rule the roost

Joe Root is one of the best one-day players in the world and he proved it again in England’s eight-wicket win over the West Indies with another brilliant century.
15 June 2019

Root the ‘glue’ that holds England’s World Cup challenge together

Joe Root was hailed as the ‘glue’ that holds together England’s dazzling batting operation after his superb match-winning century guided the injury-depleted hosts...
14 June 2019

Joe Root says England should not panic after defeat by Pakistan at Trent Bridge

England must avoid pressing the panic button after crashing to a 14-run defeat by Pakistan
4 June 2019

England Player availability as Broad & Root set for Championship opening Blockbuster

England captain Joe Root will be in action for Yorkshire in two Specsavers County Championship fixtures
11 March 2019

Root moves into top five test Rankings

England captain Joe Root has moved into the top five in the MRF Tyres ICC Test Player Rankings after his fine century in the third Test against the Windies in St Lucia, which his side won by 232 runs on Tuesday
13 February 2019

England Name Squads for Caribbean Tour

England National Cricket Selectors have named a 16-strong squad for the three-match Test series in the Caribbean starting in January and a 15-strong squad for the ODI series against the Windies starting in February.
10 December 2018

Joe Root Hundred lifts England on day 3 of the 2nd Test in Kandy

A brilliant hundred from England captain Joe Root put England in a strong position at the end of Day 3 of the 2nd Test against Sri Lanka.
16 November 2018

England captain Joe Root receives Official Reprimand for ICC Code of Conduct Breach

England captain Joe Root has received an official reprimand and one demerit point for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct...
15 November 2018

Village Hotel Club Bowls teams up with Joe Root to launch cricket community volunteering project

Joe Root today joined local school children to launch Village Hotel Club’s new community volunteering project
18 September 2018

Joe Root Vaults to a Career-High Second Ranking

England batsman Joe Root’s back-to-back centuries have helped him vault into second place in the latest MRF Tyres ICC ODI Player Rankings that have also seen India’s spinner Kuldeep Yadav break into the top-10 for the first time in his career.
20 July 2018

England's Will Wear Red Shirts Against Scotland

To conform with the ICC’s kit policy, England will wear their red IT20 shirt for Sunday’s ODI against Scotland in Edinburgh.
5 June 2018

Joe Root: We know we are under performing

After England’s loss in the Lord’s Test, Pakistan have taken an unassailable 1-0 lead in the 2-match series.
27 May 2018

Joe Root contemplating batting at No. 3 in the Test series against Pakistan and India

England Captain Joe Root, who has persisted with batting at No. 4 for a long time, has finally budged and is willing to take more responsibility by batting at No. 3 in the Test series against Pakistan and India.
18 May 2018

Graeme Swann: I'd back Joe Root to win that battle, but I'm a bit nervous about Virat

Former English spinner Graeme Swann recently opened up about the upcoming India’s tour of England. Swann predicts England Captain Joe Root to have an edge over Virat Kohli.
17 May 2018

Root plays down reports of ball-tampering during Ashes series

England skipper Joe Root denied reports of any ball-tampering act carried by the Australian players during the recently concluded Ashes series between the two sides.
27 March 2018

Cricket World Player of the Week - Ross Taylor

New Zealand veteran batsman Ross Taylor has been named the Cricket World Player of the Week for his splendid match-winning century in the first One-Day International against England in Hamilton.
27 February 2018

England rest Joe Root for T20 tri-series

England have decided to rest ace batsman Joe Root for the upcoming Twenty20 International tri-series that also includes New Zealand and Australia.
23 January 2018

Cricket World Player of the Week - Jason Roy

For scoring a majestic 180 run knock in the first One-Day Internationa against Australia in Melbourne, England opening batsman Jason Roy is named the Cricket World Player of the Week.
15 January 2018