rss

Category: Joe Root

0

Joe Root’s place in England T20 side is the least of their worries | Vic Marks

Paul Farbrace says Test captain will still play a big part despite omission from final game against IndiaThe defeat by India in the T20 series is not a calamity but it is a chastening reminder that England, whatever the rankings, do not necessarily rul…

0

Paul Farbrace hands Buttler opening role for England’s T20 against Australia

• In-form Buttler promoted after IPL success as opener• Farbrace admits interest in succeeding Trevor BaylissPaul Farbrace has confirmed his interest in becoming England’s next full-time head coach and made a positive first move as the interim for the …

0

Joe Root warns that win over Pakistan must not ‘paper over cracks’

• England captain expresses delight at team’s ‘pride and passion’• Root praises newcomer Dom Bess for his performanceJoe Root has warned that England’s series-levelling win against Pakistan must not “paper over the cracks” despite expressing some perso…

0

Joe Root: ‘We have to be better. Simple as that.’ – video

Joe Root says England were ‘collectively under par’ in their chastening nine wicket defeat to Pakistan on the fourth day of the opening Test at Lord’s.The brief spell of optimism late on the third day when Jos Buttler and Dom Bess provided some resista…

0

Joe Root urges England supporters to keep faith with the players

• England lost the first Test to Pakistan by nine wickets at Lord’s• ‘We know we’re underperforming. It’s very difficult to take’Joe Root urged England supporters to “keep the faith” with his ailing Test side after conceding that Pakistan outplayed the…

0

Alastair Cook admits ‘wicket did more than expected’ after England collapse

• Abbas and Hasan share eight wickets as hosts skittled for 184• Pakistan spoken to by ICC over ‘smart watch’ suspicionEngland’s bold new era proved something of a damp squib after a limp batting performance on day one at Lord’s left them facing an uph…

0

England horror show leaves patient Pakistan brimming with hope

• England 184; Pakistan 50-1• Last five wickets fall for 19 runs in first-day collapseA post-tea collapse, triggered by Mohammad Abbas and Hasan Ali, two pacemen of Pakistan who look tailor-made for English conditions, punctured any early-summer optimi…

0

Joe Root ready for ‘more responsibility’ with return to England No 3 spot

• Captain moves up as part of revamped lineup against Pakistan• Tom Westley stars for Essex against Middlesex in one-day cupJoe Root feels ready to make a success of England’s troublesome No 3 position after a year spent adjusting to the demands o…

0

Ben Stokes: ‘I lived every moment of the Ashes … I was just as gutted’ | Ali Martin

The England all-rounder recalls his emotional England return after missing the series defeat in Australia, and explains why playing in the IPL is not about the moneyIt’s 6pm at the Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore. A drowsy sun has already slunk below …

0

Joe Root says England ‘could not have done more’ against New Zealand

England draw second Test in New Zealand and lose series 1-0Root praises Jack Leach for his ‘encouraging debut’Joe Root expressed a mixture of frustration and pride after his side drew the second Test and failed to level the series against New Zealand a…

0

Joe Root desperate to avoid full-blown winter of discontent for England | Vic Marks

Tourists need to make partial amends for Auckland debacle, and 4-0 Ashes rout, by defeating New Zealand in the second and final Test at the Hagley OvalEngland embark on their first Test at the picturesque Hagley Oval on Thursday and the last on their i…

0

Joe Root says soul searching needed before second New Zealand Test

England captain reflects on defeat at Eden ParkConcern over Ben Stokes’ continuing back problemsBefore the first Test against New Zealand, Joe Root hinted at changes in the way England were going to go about their business. None were evident at Eden Pa…

0

Joe Root out to forget Ashes with different stamp on New Zealand trip | Vic Marks

Captain is desperate to salvage something from a tour tainted by the Australia defeat by making England more flexibleEngland’s longest tour for more than half a century enters its final phase in Auckland on Thursday afternoon. Admittedly all the player…

0

Joe Root laments IPL rejection and calls for playing schedule overhaul

• Yorkshireman urges ‘making it easier to play all three formats’• England likely to be unchanged for fourth ODI against New ZealandJoe Root has spoken for the first time about his disappointment after going unsold in the Indian Premier League auction …

0

Eoin Morgan and Alex Hales join England’s unwanted list at IPL auction

• One-day captain and opener remain unsold at second day• Mark Wood and Sam Billings both signed by Chennai Super KingsJoe Root and Eoin Morgan will miss the 2018 Indian Premier League after both were unsold during the tournament’s auction.A total of 2…

0

Joe Root to miss Twenty20 series against Australia and New Zealand

• Root had hoped to use T20s to develop his white-ball cricket• ‘Trevor is mindful of it being a very long summer,’ says captainJoe Root will miss the Twenty20 series against Australia and New Zealand next month after discussions with Trevor Bayliss.Th…

0

England players must commit to new ideas or face axe, says Joe Root

• Captain wants a plan put in place ahead of the series in New Zealand • Root confirms that he will one of 26 England players up for IPL auctionJoe Root has issued a stark warning that he will take a hard line on those England players who do not shape …

0

Trevor Bayliss to stand down as England head coach at end of 2019 Ashes

Head coach will not renew contract when it expires in 18 months after overseeing heavy defeats to India and AustraliaTrevor Bayliss intends to stand down as England head coach at the end of the World Cup and Ashes home summer in 2019, but has said he w…

0

Where do England go now? Maybe it is the turn of the selectors to feel the heat | Vic Marks

Joe Root and Trevor Bayliss safe despite Ashes humbling but selectors’ emphasis on character over record and a reluctance to shuffle the pack needs looking atIt has been gruelling for England’s players but they should not forget this Ashes tour in a hu…

0

Australia make England sweat in Sydney heat as Ashes finish line draws near

• England 346 & 93-4; Australia 649-7 declared• England trail by 210 runs with six wickets in hand• Australia’s Marsh brothers both score centuriesJoe Root stood on the burning deck, whence all but he had fled. England’s beleaguered captain was def…