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World Cup 2019: Joe Root becomes first Englishman to score three World Cup hundreds

Joe Root hit his second century of the ICC World Cup 2019 to become the first Englishman to score three World Cup hundreds.

West Indies' Shannon Gabriel reveals what he said to Joe Root

Shannon Gabriel also said there were no hard feelings between him and Root and that he saw this incident as an opportunity to recognise the "need for sensitivity and respect in their interactions with all".


England are outright favourites to win 2019 World Cup, says James Anderson

James Anderson said that apart from India, no team in world cricket comes close to England on current form in ODI cricket.

Joe Root wants England to build on rare road win against Sri Lanka

The 211-run victory was the first away win for England in 14 Tests going back more than two years, a first on the road under Root's captaincy and only a fourth defeat for Sri Lanka at Galle in their last 14 matches at the venue.

England call up uncapped Rory Burns to Test squad for Sri Lanka tour

England named uncapped Surrey opener Rory Burns on Friday in a 16-man squad for three November Tests in Sri Lanka, the first tour since the retirement of Alastair Cook.

Stuart Broad gets Joe Root's backing for Sri Lanka Test tour

Joe Root has given his backing for seamer Stuart Broad to be included in the Test squad for the tour of Sri Lanka amid speculation that the new-ball bowler could be dropped.


India vs England: If we continue with same drive, we can rise to the top, says Joe Root

England won the fifth Test against India by 118 runs at Oval to clinch the series by 4-1. Skipper Joe Root said that he believes the current English side can rise to the top.

Beating India 4-1 would be a strong statement, perfect send off for Alastair Cook: Joe Root

Joe Root said that Alastair Cook had informed him of his retirement decision in Southampton, and that this wouldn't be a distraction ahead of or during the fifth Test.

India vs England: Series shows Test cricket is alive and kicking, says Joe Root

Joe Root said he was confident of a win with so many bowling options at his disposal as England's potent attack dismissed India for 273 and 184 to secure the win.

India vs England Preview: Virat Kohli & Co. look to replicate class of 1986, 2007

From shoddy slip fielding to tackling the moving ball and managing the corridor of uncertainty- if India has to triumph in England, then rectifying mistakes from the last tour is a bare necessity.

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Ashes 2017: Australia on brink of series lead after convincing start

Ashes 2017: Australia need just 56 runs to go one up in the series after England were skittled out for 195 off 71.4 overs.

These WAGs of England, Australia cricketers will set Ashes 2017 on fire

As England prepare for the 70th edition of Ashes, players of both the teams will be supported by their partners from the stands. Here is a lookout of all the leading ladies - wifes, girlfriends - of the cricketers participating in Ashes 2017, which is expected to be another intense series.


Virat Kohli becomes leading ODI run-scorer in 2017: See complete list

Virat Kohli took over as the highest run getter in 2017 by adding 131 runs to his tally to go up to 907 runs. He has now overtaken Faf du Plessis and Joe Root for the top spot in the 50 over format.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Revamp complete, England eye maiden title

Chasing their maiden ICC Champions Trophy title and with Australia, New Zealand in their group, England face a tough challenge to make it into the playoffs and lift their first title.