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Joe Root

Joe Root

Born
30/12/1990
30 years
Batting Style
Right Handed
Bowling Style
Off break
INTERNATIONALIPL
TestOdiT20

Debut

India

13/12/2012

Recent Match

India

04/03/2021

Matches

103

Runs

8617

189

Innings

8617

Runs

20/49

100s / 50s

950/25

4s / 6s

49.24

Average

54.95

SR

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Player Bio

About

Joe Root has often been compared to Geoffrey Boycott and Michael Vaughan, two of Yorkshire's premium batsmen. The right-hand batsman was named in t

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NEWS

England cricket's leadership power lies with Morgan not Root, so he gets what he wants: Vaughan

Vaughan fears that Morgan being too powerful could end up harming English cricket
userPTI
08 Mar 2021
NEWS
England cricket's leadership power lies with Morgan not Root, so he gets what he wants: Vaughan
Vaughan fears that Morgan being too powerful could end up harming English cricket
userPTI
08 Mar 2021
NEWS

Had chances to get on top but we did not manage: Root

India trounced England by an innings and 25 runs when at one stage the hosts were 121 for five but ended up taking a 160-run lead which proved to be match-winning
userPTI
06 Mar 2021
NEWS
Had chances to get on top but we did not manage: Root
India trounced England by an innings and 25 runs when at one stage the hosts were 121 for five but ended up taking a 160-run lead which proved to be match-winning
userPTI
06 Mar 2021
NEWS

Pitch looks very similar to last Test: Root

Root said the English batsmen will look to build partnerships
userPTI
03 Mar 2021
NEWS
Pitch looks very similar to last Test: Root
Root said the English batsmen will look to build partnerships
userPTI
03 Mar 2021
OPINION

22 Yards of Debate

The 22-yards strip on the banks of the Sabarmati River probably provoked more debates than the Britishers would have encountered in their entire stay while ruling India
userAditya Bhushan
03 Mar 2021
OPINION
22 Yards of Debate
The 22-yards strip on the banks of the Sabarmati River probably provoked more debates than the Britishers would have encountered in their entire stay while ruling India
userAditya Bhushan
03 Mar 2021
NEWS

Too much noise about spin-friendly tracks: Kohli

India annihilated England inside two days in the Pink-ball Test at Motera, days after the visitors crumbled on anther spin-assisting pitch in Chennai in the second Test
userPTI
03 Mar 2021
NEWS
Too much noise about spin-friendly tracks: Kohli
India annihilated England inside two days in the Pink-ball Test at Motera, days after the visitors crumbled on anther spin-assisting pitch in Chennai in the second Test
userPTI
03 Mar 2021
NEWS

Root wants England to be 'brave' against Indian spinners

The skipper wants each player to trust their chosen methods in the Test, also being held in Ahmedabad
userAFP
03 Mar 2021
NEWS
Root wants England to be 'brave' against Indian spinners
The skipper wants each player to trust their chosen methods in the Test, also being held in Ahmedabad
userAFP
03 Mar 2021
PRE MATCH ANALYSIS

England aim to fight mental scars to level the series

After winning the first Test, the visitors have been outplayed in the last two Tests but still stand a chance to level the series
userShubh Aggarwal
03 Mar 2021
ANALYSIS
England aim to fight mental scars to level the series
After winning the first Test, the visitors have been outplayed in the last two Tests but still stand a chance to level the series
userShubh Aggarwal
03 Mar 2021
FANTASY

India vs England, 4th Test: Fantasy Preview

Here are a few tips that might help you in creating your fantasy team for the fourth Test between India and England in Ahmedabad
userCricket.com Staff
02 Mar 2021
FANTASY
India vs England, 4th Test: Fantasy Preview
Here are a few tips that might help you in creating your fantasy team for the fourth Test between India and England in Ahmedabad
userCricket.com Staff
02 Mar 2021
NEWS

ICC 'Player of the Month': Ashwin, Root, Mayers in contention among men

Ashwin played three Tests against England and scored 106 in the second innings of India's second Test victory at Chennai and took his 400th Test wicket in the third Test victory at Ahmedabad
userPTI
02 Mar 2021
NEWS
ICC 'Player of the Month': Ashwin, Root, Mayers in contention among men
Ashwin played three Tests against England and scored 106 in the second innings of India's second Test victory at Chennai and took his 400th Test wicket in the third Test victory at Ahmedabad
userPTI
02 Mar 2021
STATS BURST

Players with impeccable doubles in the same series and cheapest five wicket-hauls

In this series, our expert statistician answers all your cricket-related questions
userMohandas Menon
01 Mar 2021
STATS BURST
Players with impeccable doubles in the same series and cheapest five wicket-hauls
In this series, our expert statistician answers all your cricket-related questions
userMohandas Menon
01 Mar 2021
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