Joe Root

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England collapse completes dismal abdication of World Cup crown | Ali Martin
A batting lineup that once set a new bar in 50-over cricket is a shadow of its former self with England’s golden chapter over after the World Cup abdication

Ali Martin

26, Oct, 2023 @6:00 PM

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England embarrassed by Sri Lanka and heading for early Cricket World Cup exit
England fell from 45-0 to 85-5 and then 156 all out, leaving Sri Lanka a simple task to condemn the defending champions to a fourth defeat

Simon Burnton at M Chinnaswamy Stadium

26, Oct, 2023 @2:15 PM

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Joe Root calls for increase in 50-over cricket if England are to thrive again
The former England captain said the team are struggling after playing so few ODIs and defended the ‘incredible’ Jos Buttler amid World Cup struggles

Simon Burnton in Bengaluru

23, Oct, 2023 @5:00 PM

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Root puts personal milestones to one side in search of more World Cup glory
A strong start in India has seen the batter surpass Graham Gooch as England’s all-time leading run-scorer at ODI World Cups but he desires success as a team

James Wallace

14, Oct, 2023 @5:00 PM

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Root misses England tune-up chance after infuriating ODI abandonment
Joe Root’s bid to have one final hit before England’s World Cup departure was thwarted by a sodden outfield at Headingley

Ali Martin at Headlingley

20, Sep, 2023 @6:19 PM

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Ben Stokes’ rapid-fire England reveal carnival of batting in fifth Test | Andy Bull
Orgy of drives, cuts and clips, pulls, ramps and sweeps on day three added up to hosts’ best batting of this Ashes series

Andy Bull at the Kia Oval

29, Jul, 2023 @8:00 PM

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Zak Crawley’s brilliant 189 gives England chance of staying in Ashes hunt
Opener’s astonishing innings on day two has given England a lead of 67 with six wickets left and a chance to win the fourth Test and keep the Ashes alive

Ali Martin at Emirates Old Trafford

20, Jul, 2023 @5:59 PM

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Root and Bairstow fail to deliver Hollywood script for home ground rescue act | Emma John
An alternate reality tells the story of Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow providing a blossoming partnership as the home ground heroes to save England’s summer

Emma John at Headingley

07, Jul, 2023 @4:42 PM

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Joe Root urges Headingley fans to fire up England but ‘don’t go beyond that’
Joe Root has called on England supporters to back their players, not abuse Australia when the Ashes action moves to his home ground of Headingley

Simon Burnton at Headingley

04, Jul, 2023 @5:00 PM

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Joe Root: ‘If I could go back, I would start my captaincy like Ben has’
The former captain regrets not being more attacking during his reign and wants the team to ‘double down’ in Ashes

Simon Burnton

22, Jun, 2023 @5:00 PM

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Joe Root paints an Ashes masterpiece amid blood and thunder of Bazball | Barney Ronay
Batter’s post-captaincy bloom is one of the simpler joys of England’s new no-bad-shots style under Stokes and McCullum

Barney Ronay at Edgbaston

16, Jun, 2023 @7:00 PM

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Joe Root quietly reaches milestone on his return to the middle | Ali Martin
Former England captain became only 11th player in history to hit 11,000 Test runs in his first significant innings since February

Ali Martin

04, Jun, 2023 @5:00 PM

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