Joe Root

Video - Root Praises Captain Cook As England Close On Win

Watch as batsman Joe Root lauds the role captain Alastair Cook played in setting up England's victory push on day four of the third Test against India at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton.
30 July 2014

England Close In On Series-Levelling Win

England reduced India to 112 for four at stumps on day four of the third Test at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton as they closed in on a series-levelling victory after another outstanding day's work.
30 July 2014

Cricket Betting: Punters Rooting For Joe

After the 95-run defeat to India in the second Test at Lord's, Alastair Cook's captaincy is under threat, if those putting money on Joe Root to replace him are to be believed.
23 July 2014

Farokh Engineer: Both Sides Have Adopted A Negative Attitude

Well, unfortunately that was quite a boring day's Test cricket, because neither side wants to lose. Neither side were giving or taking an inch, but that's cricket these days.
12 July 2014

Bowlers Run Ragged On Dull Day

Just four wickets fell on day four of the first Test between England and India at Trent Bridge as England established an unlikely first innings lead before India moved back ahead.
12 July 2014

England Battle After Collapse

England lost six wickets in the middle session of day three of the opening Test against India at Trent Bridge and had to battle to close the day still trailing by 105 runs.
11 July 2014

Runs Flow, Root Hits Double

Joe Root scored his maiden Test double-century as runs flowed freely on day two of the first Test between England and Sri Lanka at Lord's.
13 June 2014

Video - Root On 'Special' Lord's Century

England batsman Joe Root says his unbeaten century on day one of the first Test against Sri Lanka at Lord's was a special one.
12 June 2014

Root Leads England Recovery

Joe Root celebrated his return to the England side with an unbeaten century to lead the home side's recovery from a poor start to day one of the first Test against Sri Lanka at Lord's.
12 June 2014

Joe Root Goes Into Bat For 'Real Heroes'

England and Yorkshire's Joe Root, cricket retailer Mr Cricket and leading cricket bat manufacturer Gunn & Moore have teamed up to launch a new 'Hero' bat and support 'Help For Heroes'.
27 May 2014

England Recall Anderson, Root

England have recalled fast bowler James Anderson and fit-again batsman Joe Root to a 13-man squad to take on Scotland in a One-Day International in Aberdeen on 9th May.
1 May 2014

Root To Miss WT20, Bell Called Up

Batsman Joe Root has been ruled out of the ICC World Twenty20 with a broken thumb and will be replaced by Ian Bell in England's 15-man squad.
10 March 2014

Root Ruled Out Of Barbados T20s

England batsman Joe Root has a broken thumb and will miss the three-match Twenty20 International series against the West Indies in Barbados as a result.
6 March 2014

Root, Buttler Star As England Win Series

Denesh Ramdin gave them a fright but England prevailed over the West Indies in a markedly more high-scoring third One-Day International in Antigua and secured the series 2-1.
5 March 2014

Root Ton Sets Up England Win In Tour Game

England recorded a morale-boosting win ahead of their limited-overs international tour of the West Indies by beating a University of West Indies Vice Chancellor's XI by 29 runs in North Sound, Antigua.
25 February 2014

Australia Defeat England By 5 Runs

After precipitating a batting collapse reminiscent of the 2013 Champions Trophy final, Australia beat England by five runs to win the fifth and final One-Day International in Adelaide.
26 January 2014

Video - England Will Fight All The Way - Root

Joe Root says England will fight hard to prevent a seemingly inevitable Australia win on the final day of the second Ashes Test in Adelaide.
8 December 2013

England Rally But Australia Close In On Victory

After being set 531 to win the second Test in Adelaide, England successfully batted through day four to close on 247 for six but Australia need just four more wickets to go 2-0 up in the series.
8 December 2013

Root, Bairstow Impress For England

Yorkshiremen Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow played important roles in batting England into a strong position on day three of their tour game against a Cricket Australia Invitational XI in Sydney.
15 November 2013

Root, Anderson Find Form On Rain-Hit Final Day

England's Joe Root and James Anderson impressed on a rain-hit final day of the tour game against Australia 'A' in Hobart, which was inevitably drawn.
9 November 2013