Warne: Root will be better without captaincy burden

2018-10-11 14:40

Shane Warne believes England should consider replacing Joe Root with Jos Buttler as Test captain to allow Root to focus on becoming the world's best batsman.

Root hopes 'century is written in the stars' for Cook

2018-09-06 20:09

Joe Root hopes a ton is "written in the stars" for Alastair Cook as England try to send their him out on a high by beating India in the fifth Test.

England bat against India in 4th Test

2018-08-30 11:49

England captain Joe Root has won the toss and elected to bat against India in the fourth Test at Southampton.

Root, Buttler sign for Big Bash League

2018-08-24 07:11

England's Test captain Joe Root and vice-captain Jos Buttler have agreed a deal to play for Sydney Thunder in the first half of the 2018-19 Big Bash League.

England bowl against India in third Test

2018-08-18 12:05

England captain Joe Root won the toss and elected to field against India in the third Test at Trent Bridge on Saturday.

England win toss, opt to field at Lord's

2018-08-10 12:01

England captain Joe Root has won the toss and elected to field against India in the second Test at Lord's on Friday.

Root cites rise of social media for decline of the 'leave'

2018-08-08 18:41

England captain Joe Root believes the pace of modern life has made fewer and fewer batsmen worldwide inclined to leave the ball.

Root laughs off Kohli's run out send-off

2018-08-02 13:20

England skipper Joe Root says that he didn't see or hear Virat Kohli's animated send-off after the latter ran out the former on day one of the first Test against India.

Root run out sparks England collapse

2018-08-01 20:57

Joe Root's run out by opposing captain Virat Kohli sparked an England collapse against India on the opening day of the first Test at Edgbaston.

England win toss, bat in opening Test

2018-08-01 12:14

England have won the toss and chosen to bat first against India on a dry wicket at Edgbaston in the first of five Tests.


England bat against India in 5th Test

2018-09-07 11:58

Alastair Cook was straight into the action in his farewell Test after England captain Joe Root won the toss and elected to bat against India at The Oval.

Captain Root revels in India series win

2018-09-03 07:06

Joe Root believes England's series victory over world number one-ranked India has been his best campaign yet as a Test captain.

Rejigged England face revived India in 4th Test

2018-08-29 20:48

England will hope an altered side can tame a resurgent India in the fourth Test at Southampton at the Ageas Bowl.

Root urges England to follow Buttler, Stokes's lead

2018-08-22 22:57

England captain Joe Root wants his top-order batsmen to learn from Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes as they try to remain in the "driving seat".

Root hails 'special commodity' Anderson

2018-08-13 08:11

Joe Root says James Anderson is a "special commodity" who should be enjoyed for as long as possible.

Root growing into England captaincy role

2018-08-09 08:23

Joe Root believes he is adjusting to the demands of being England's captain in Test cricket after more than a year and 17 matches in charge.

Root confirms Pope to make England debut at Lord's

2018-08-08 15:07

Ollie Pope will make his England debut batting at the number four position for the second Test against India at Lord's, captain Joe Root announced.

Kohli blows kisses to Root after running him out

2018-08-01 21:33

Virat Kohli brilliantly ran out Joe Root on day one of the first Test but his send off of the England captain might see him land in some hot water.

Root holds firm for England

2018-08-01 17:50

England captain Joe Root's unbeaten 65 helped steer his side to 163 for three against India at tea on the first day of the first Test.

Root backs Rashid to counter India's right-handers

2018-07-31 15:53

Joe Root put the decision to include Adil Rashid in England's first Test XI to face India down to the number right-handers the visitors have in their batting lineup.

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