Root urges England to take advantage of Smith absence

2019-08-22 07:02

England captain Joe Root wants his side to make the most of Australia star batsman Steve Smith's enforced absence from the third Ashes Test at Headingley.

Root expects England revival as Paine looks forward to 'special' Lord's

2019-08-13 19:53

England captain Joe Root is adamant his side will "come back strong" as they look to draw level in the Ashes.

Root promises no 'emotional decisions' after heavy England loss

2019-08-05 20:49

Joe Root insisted England would avoid pressing the panic button after going 1-0 down in the Ashes with a crushing 251-run defeat in the first Test.

England captain Root glad to have Stokes as his Ashes deputy

2019-08-01 07:02

England captain Joe Root is looking forward to having "natural leader" Ben Stokes back alongside him as his Test deputy during the Ashes.

Root and Paine's different paths to Ashes captaincy

2019-07-31 07:32

One seemed destined to be a Test captain at 23; the other was thrust into the leadership following an extraordinary crisis...

World Test Championship begins with Ashes

2019-07-29 19:11

The opening day of the Ashes series between England and Australia at Edgbaston also marks the start of the ICC's new World Test Championship.

England bat against Ireland in one-off Test

2019-07-24 12:17

England captain Joe Root won the toss and decided to bat against Ireland in a one-off Test at Lord's.

Root remains calm amid 'spicy' Australia talk

2019-07-08 16:49

Joe Root is determined the nature of England's clash with Australia won't prove a distraction when the arch rivals meet for a place in the final.

England's Root relishing 'ridiculous' Morgan World Cup fireworks

2019-06-19 20:08

Joe Root says the "ridiculous" way England captain Eoin Morgan led from the front with a record-breaking innings against Afghanistan is inspiring for the World Cup hosts.

'Don't panic' Root tells England after Pakistan defeat

2019-06-04 10:29

Joe Root urged England to keep calm and carry on after a surprise 14-run defeat by Pakistan at Trent Bridge.


Root glad to see Archer 'shake up things' on Test debut

2019-08-19 10:37

England captain Joe Root said fast bowler Jofra Archer had "lived up to the hype" with a dramatic Test debut against Australia at Lord's.

Archer confidence excites England captain Root

2019-08-13 18:05

England captain Joe Root says that he has no qualms about launching Jofra Archer's Test cricket career in the cauldron of an Ashes clash at Lord's.

England's Root laments 'bitterly disappointing' Ashes defeat

2019-08-05 17:15

Joe Root described England's comprehensive 251-run defeat by Australia in the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston as "bitterly disappointing".

England seek a 'double' as Australia eye Ashes history

2019-07-31 09:23

England return to 'Fortress Edgbaston' for the first Test against Australia looking to round off an already memorable season.

England captain Root returns to No 3 spot for Ashes opener

2019-07-30 14:48

England batsman Joe Denly confirmed he will drop to No 4 for England's opening Ashes Test, with captain Joe Root replacing him at No 3

Root hails England's coolness under pressure

2019-07-26 17:15

England captain Joe Root hailed his side's ability to perform under pressure after they bowled Ireland out to win a dramatic Test at Lord's.

Root urges England to set Ashes tone against Ireland

2019-07-23 23:01

Joe Root has urged England to "lay down a marker" for the Ashes when they face Ireland at Lord's hot on the heels of their World Cup triumph.

Root says England must keep cool heads in India World Cup match

2019-06-26 21:49

Joe Root expects emotions to run high against India in a game England may have to win to reach the World Cup semi-finals in their home tournament.

Root stars as England coast to CWC win against Windies

2019-06-14 18:27

England thrashed the West Indies as Joe Root's century and lethal spells from pace bowlers Jofra Archer and Mark Wood inspired the hosts

England run machine punishes Pakistan in final ODI

2019-05-19 19:46

England have beaten Pakistan to win the fifth one-day international at Headingley.

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