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Joe Root


Watch: James Anderson knocks out Joe Root's stumps, much to delight of Stuart Broad

May 16, 2022 5:33 pm

Not long after, England chose to replace Root with Ben Stokes as the captain. And couple of days back, they made Brendon McCullum as the coach.

Joe Root steps down as England's Test team captain

April 16, 2022 7:09 am

Root was appointed as Sir Alastair Cook's successor in 2017, and holds the record for the most number of matches and wins as England Test captain.

WI vs ENG 2nd Test, Day 1: Joe Root's 119 helps England make strong start

March 17, 2022 3:05 pm

Joe Root lit up the Kensington Oval with his 25th Test century as England made a strong start to the second match of the series against the West Indies.

After Test draw, Joe Root pleased England did not panic against Windies

March 13, 2022 2:00 pm

England, under plenty of scrutiny at the best of times, arrived in the Caribbean even more so after a 4-0 Ashes drubbing by Australia.

West Indies hold out England for draw in 1st Test

March 13, 2022 4:50 pm

England came within six wickets of winning on a sluggish pitch with an undermanned bowling attack — seamer Mark Wood was injured — was testament to its tenacity.

ECB likely to sack Graham Thorpe after video of post-Ashes drinking session goes viral

January 19, 2022 11:22 am

In the video, Alex Carey, Travis Head, and Nathan Lyon along with English cricketers being confronted by at least four police personnel.

Ashes debacle an opportunity to prioritise Test cricket: Joe Root

January 17, 2022 2:56 pm

England have reinvented themselves as a white-ball powerhouse since their early exit from the 2015 World Cup, winning the next edition of one-day cricket's biggest title on home soil.

'Rock bottom': Former England captains lament 'abject' collapse

January 17, 2022 1:20 pm

Australia crushed England by 146 runs with two days to spare in the day-night test as the hosts wrapped up the series 4-0.

Joe Root 'sacrifices' opportunity to enter IPL mega auction

January 17, 2022 12:14 pm

Root is yet to play in the Indian Premier League after going unsold in the 2018 auction.

Joe Root considering entering IPL auction

January 13, 2022 2:26 pm

Root had expressed his desire to play in the IPL earlier too even though he had decided against entering the auction.


1st Test, Day 1: Joe Root celebrates milestone with century as England punish India

February 05, 2021 7:01 pm

Joe Root celebrated his 100th Test with an unbeaten 128 against India as he and opener Dom Sibley put the tourists in a commanding position in the opening match on Friday.

Joe Root is back: England skipper slams double ton against New Zealand

December 03, 2019 9:13 am

Joe Root announced his return to form by bringing up his third double century on Monday, giving England a much-needed boost in the second Test against New Zealand.

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

November 26, 2017 4:50 pm

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

November 16, 2017 4:32 pm

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

August 31, 2017 6:48 pm

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

June 01, 2017 12:19 am

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.