Joe Root

Joe Root
Full Name: Joseph Edward Root
Birth date: December 30, 1990
Age: 31 years
Hometown: Sheffield
City: Sheffield
Birth Country: United Kingdom
Batting Style: Right Hand
Bowling Style: Right Arm offbreak
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Root’s test debut was exemplified by the qualities that attracted the coach from the early age. He had a very long debut. He displayed patience which was demanded by the situation of the game and he did that nicely. Root has never been a aggressive striker and he has worked through his ranks and not particularly athletic. He got a systematic approach and stopped the team England from loosing wickets in the match and tuned the game to its highest level. Precision batsman chooses the shots well before he takes them. His patience and stubbornness has got him a good place in the team. Root made his mark when he was in the under 19 team in the squad for Bangladesh. Then he got into contract with Yorkshire and narrowly missed the chance of crossing 1000 runs in the same season. Back in England each batsman would struggle in taking rainy summer 2012 but he demonstrated how to play in those conditions when he crossed 222 runs against Hampshire at west end. This performance earned him the call up for the senior squad for tour of India.

Recent matches

RunsWktsOppMatch DateScore
0, 5 1/1 West Indies2022-03-24 TEST
153, 9 0/17, 0/15 West Indies2022-03-16 TEST
13, 109 0/30, 0/6 West Indies2022-03-08 TEST
34, 11 0/35 Australia2022-01-14 TEST
0, 24 1/36, 0/35 Australia2022-01-05 TEST
50, 28 - Australia2021-12-26 TEST
62, 24 1/72, 2/27 Australia2021-12-16 TEST
0, 89 1/29 Australia2021-12-08 TEST
21, 36 1/16 India2021-09-02 TEST
121 0/15 India2021-08-25 TEST

Statistictics by year


Batting Statistics

 MatInnsOutNORunsHSAveBPSR200s100s50s4s6sCtSt
TEST 11721620115988925449.201809454.65520531088251520
ODI 1231189820492713350.28572986.000152538341680
IT20 31292458469035.25665127.220058716180
100 2110000.0010.000000000

Bowling Statistics

 MatInnsOversMORunsWktsAveEcoSRExt4wkts5wkts10wktsBBIBBM
TEST 117112640.211720464545.473.3985.491105/85/33
ODI 12259222.4213042065.206.2766.7290002/152/15
IT20 319140139623.179.9214.030002/92/9
100 22351339139.001.11210.030001/171/17

Awards

Last Series Played

West Indies vs England Test Series 2022
The Ashes Series 2021-2022
England vs India Test Series 2021
The Hundred 2021 Schedule
England vs Sri Lanka ODI Series 2021
Team Squad
Zak Crawley Oliver Robinson
Jonny Bairstow Mark Wood
Jack Leach Matthew Fisher
Matt Parkinson Craig Overton
Ben Foakes Chris Woakes

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