Monday, 26 October 2020

Tag Archives: Joe Root

Hales, Root hit tons as England rout hapless Windies

BRIDGETOWN:  Centuries by Alex Hales and Joe Root powered England to a crushing 186-run victory over the hapless West Indies in the third and final one-day international. Replying to the tourists’ total of 328 all out off 50 overs, the home side were bundled out for just 142 off 39.2 ...

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Root and Woakes guide England to ODI series victory against West Indies

WALES: Joe Root and Chris Woakes combined magnificently to help England to victory over the West Indies in the second one-day international at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium. Eoin Morgan’s side struggled midway through their innings against the Windies, who were bowled out for 225 runs after 47.5 overs, but ...

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Root: My team will bring the joy back to English cricket

LEEDS: It was not what Joe Root said that was so impressive when he was enthroned as England’s new Test captain on a grey afternoon at Headingley, but the clarity with which he said it. Clarity of diction stems from clarity of vision and thought. Alastair Cook was always diplomatic, ...

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Joe Root replaces Cook as England test captain

LONDON: Joe Root said he felt “privileged, humbled and very excited” to be named England test cricket captain, replacing Alastair Cook who resigned last week after four and a half years in charge. Colin Graves, chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), said in a statement that the ...

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Eoin Morgan to complain against Indian umpire for wrong decision

NAGPUR: England captain Eoin Morgan expressed his frustration over the quality of umpiring and indicated that the team management will give their feedback to the Match Referee. Match report; Photos; Series schedule England lost the second T20 International by 5 runs and Joe Root got a real howler as Indian ...

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India level T20 series against England

NAGPUR: Fast bowler Ashish Nehra claimed three wickets as he combined with Jasprit Bumrah to choke the England batting and set up India’s series levelling five-run win in the second Twenty20 international in Nagpur. Chasing 145 for victory, England needed eight off the final over but Bumrah claimed two wickets ...

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Joe Root ready to captain England should Cook quit

LONDON: England’s Joe Root has said he is ready to take on the mantle of Test skipper should Alastair Cook decide to relinquish the captaincy. Root, part of the England limited-overs squad currently in India, has been widely tipped to take over the Test reins if Cook decides to stand ...

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