Joe Root

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

Joe Root enters IPL auction along with 280 other capped players

England Test captain Joe Root has set his sight on the Indian Premier League following his registration in the auction ahead of the 2018 season.
13 January 2018

Root backs senior players despite Ashes slip up

England skipper Joe Root has backed his underfiring senior players despite criticism mounting on them following the Ashes series defeat to Australia in the ongoing Tests.
19 December 2017

Joe Root plays down absence of Ben Stokes

England skipper Joe Root believes his team will not be weighed down by the possible absence of all-rounder Ben Stokes in the initial stage of the upcoming Ashes series.
28 October 2017

Joe Root pleased with England's performances in home series against South Africa and West Indies

England skipper Joe Root expressed satisfaction over his team's performance during the home Test series against South Africa and West Indies.
13 September 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Alastair Cook

England opening batsman Alastair Cook is the Cricket World Player of the Week for his stellar performance in the first Test against West Indies at Edgbaston.
22 August 2017