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Joe Root praises Alastair Cook and Moeen Ali in first win as Test skipper

Ali took 10-112 in his first 10-wicket haul and Cook made an important contribution of 69 to help England win 

Published: 10th July 2017 03:03 PM  |   Last Updated: 10th July 2017 03:06 PM   |  A+A-

Root was appointed in February after Alastair Cook stood down but this week's match will be England's first Test since the change of skipper.

Joe Root fired 190 to add to Ali and Root's contributions to help win the match. (File| AP)

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