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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 on : 10th July 2017

All eyes on new captain Joe Root as England takes on South Africa at home

England will take on an AB de Villiers-less South Africa in the European side's first ever test encounter after former skipper Alastair Cook stepping down.

published on : 5th July 2017

Root, Woakes steer England to win against West Indies

Joe Root compiled a composed, unbeaten 90 while all-rounder Chris Woakes hit an undefeated 68 as England completed a four-wicket victory.

published on : 6th March 2017

Joe Root happy to rely on old friend Ben Stokes

The new England skipper first came across Stokes in an Under-12s tournament when the all-rounder was representing Cumbria.

published on : 19th February 2017

 Michael Vaughan backs new England skipper Joe Root to follow Kohli's example

Concerns have been raised about whether the burden of captaincy will reduce Root's effectiveness with the bat.

published on : 13th February 2017

ECB announces Joe Root as new England Test captain

The Yorkshire batsman had been the overwhelming favourite to replace Alastair Cook ever since the Essex opener resigned as Test skipper.

published on : 13th February 2017

Gillespie says Root has right stuff to captain England

Root is currently England's vice-captain and is the overwhelming favourite to replace Alastair Cook, who resigned as Test skipper on Monday.

published on : 9th February 2017

Alastair Cook quits as England Test captain: England and Wales Cricket Board

Cook, England's leading scorer in Tests with 11,057 runs, became captain in August 2012 and led his country to Ashes glory on home soil in 2013 and 2015.

published on : 6th February 2017

Unhappy England to raise Root LBW decision with match referee

Umpire C Shamsuddin had adjudged Root leg before wicket off Jasprit Bumrah in the last over when the batsman had actually edged the ball.

published on : 30th January 2017

Kedar Jadhav’s pyrotechnics in vain as England wins third ODI by five runs

The hosts made a solitary change to the team with Ajinkya Rahane replacing opener Shikhar Dhawan, whose form has been patchy.

published on : 22nd January 2017

Joe Root ready to captain England should Cook quit

England, led by limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan, are scheduled to play two further ODIs and three Twenty20s internationals in India.

published on : 17th January 2017

Kohli, Jadhav hit magical centuries to script sensational win over England

Kohli and Jadhav rattled up a sensational 200-run partnership to set up the platform after England set the hosts a stiff 351-run target.

published on : 15th January 2017

Joe Root joins England squad for India ODI series

Root, who had stayed back for a few days for the birth of his first child, is not playing the second warm-up game against an India A.

published on : 12th January 2017

Root hopes England capitalise on strong start

England batsman Joe Root urged today's centurion Moeen Ali to put India under pressure.

published on : 16th December 2016

Fifth Test: Root, Moeen repair early damage by India

Joe Root's classy 88 and Moeen Ali's unbeaten century (120 batting) helped England recover from 21 for 2 and post a modest 284 for 4.

published on : 16th December 2016
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