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Player details
NameJoe Root
Dob30th December 1990
ClubWest Indies
Batting StyleRight-hand
Bowling StyleOff break

Joe Root NEWS

10th March 2014

ICC World Twenty20: England batsman Joe Root out of tournament

England have suffered a fresh injury blow after batsman Joe Root was ruled out of the ICC World Twenty20 because of a fractured thumb.

11th December 2013

Ashes 2013/14: Mitchell Johnson defends Australia's aggressive approach against England

Australia fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has defended his side's aggressive stance and warned England they face more punishment when the third Ashes Test begins in Perth on Friday morning.

8th December 2013

Ashes: Joe Root believes England are starting to show some fight against Australia

Joe Root believes England are starting to show some fight against Australia even though they are poised to lose the second Ashes Test in Adelaide.

6th November 2013

Ashes: Michael Vaughan backs Joe Root's move down the England order

Former England captain Michael Vaughan says England have made a smart move in taking Joe Root out of the firing line at the top of the order and bringing in the experience of Michael Carberry.

4th November 2013

The Ashes: England captain Alastair Cook 'boring and negative' says Shane Warne

England captain Alastair Cook has come under fire from legendary Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne for his style of leadership.

15th October 2013

Joe Root hopes England gain advantage from Australia's busy schedule ahead of Ashes

England batsman Joe Root admits England could gain an advantage from Australia's busy schedule ahead of the winter's Ashes series.