England's Root says ODI change is as good as a rest

2017-09-20 21:02

Joe Root says he will be refreshed rather than fatigued by playing a full part in England's one-day international campaign against the West Indies.

Root eyes 'special' Ashes triumph after Windies win

2017-09-10 08:12

Joe Root believes England have the capacity to do "something special" by retaining the Ashes in Australia.

Root defends declaration after Headingley defeat

2017-08-30 11:32

England captain Joe Root says he does not regret his decision to declare late on the fourth day even though his side lost to the West Indies at Headingley.

Root leads England rally against Windies

2017-08-28 07:06

England captain Joe Root threatened to make the West Indies pay dearly for giving him another reprieve in the second Test at Headingley.

Tendulkar trip still vivid for Root

2017-08-24 21:25

Joe Root can still remember his sense of disappointment when he first came to watch a Test at Headingley in the hope of seeing Sachin Tendulkar bat.

Root 'privileged' to lead England greats

2017-08-20 10:08

Joe Root said he felt "extremely privileged" in captaining three of England's most successful Test cricketers - Alastair Cook, James Anderson and Stuart Broad.

Ton-up Root shines bright for England in day/night Test

2017-08-17 20:43

Joe Root led from the front with a century as England took charge against the West Indies on the opening day of the inaugural day/night Test on English soil.

Root warns England new boys to expect Ashes barrage

2017-08-13 20:43

England captain Joe Root has warned his team's emerging young stars to expect a barrage of abuse when they face old rivals Australia.

England resilience delights Root

2017-08-07 22:32

England captain Joe Root was proud of the way his side had come though periods of adversity after completing a 3-1 series win over South Africa.

Root joy as England mark Oval milestone in style

2017-07-31 21:12

Joe Root was delighted with England's all-round effort as they bounced back to hammer South Africa by 239 runs in the third Test at The Oval.


Ashes consistency key for Root's England - Vaughan

2017-09-13 20:57

Joe Root's greatest challenge on his first Ashes tour as captain will be to improve consistency say former skipper Michael Vaughan.

Bayliss hopes England harness Headingley 'hurt'

2017-08-31 08:00

England coach Trevor Bayliss is confident his "hurting" side will bounce back from their shock second Test defeat by the West Indies at Lord's.

Root falls as Windies fielding lets them down again

2017-08-28 14:49

West Indies finally saw the back of England captain Joe Root before reprieving Dawid Malan as the hosts ground out a lead in the second Test.

England bat against Windies in Headingley Test

2017-08-25 11:54

England captain Joe Root has won the toss and elected to bat against the West Indies in the second Test at Headingley.

England recall Woakes for second Windies Test

2017-08-24 14:42

England have recalled Warwickshire all-rounder Chris Woakes for the second Test against the West Indies at Headingley.

Cook hails 'phenomenal' Root

2017-08-18 07:33

Alastair Cook suggested Joe Root is the best England batsman he had played alongside after they both marked the country's entry into day/night Test cricket with hundreds.

England opt to bat in day/night Test

2017-08-17 15:10

England captain Joe Root won the toss and elected to bat against the West Indies in the first day/night Test ever staged on English soil at Edgbaston.

England skipper Root warns against Crane hype

2017-08-11 20:18

England captain Joe Root has warned not to expect too much from Mason Crane after the leg-spinner received his first call-up into a Test squad.

Root has faith in 'level-headed' Jennings

2017-08-03 18:30

England captain Joe Root believes Keaton Jennings's calm approach will stand him in good stead as he battles to come through a tricky period in his fledgling Test career.

Root 'can't believe' Vaughan blast after SA shocker

2017-07-18 09:58

Joe Root was stunned by former England captain Michael Vaughan's assertion that his side had failed to respect Test cricket during their thumping 340-run defeat by SA.

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