Joe Root

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    Nationality
    eng England
    Full Name
    Joseph Edward Root
    Born
    December 30, 1990, Sheffield, Yorkshire
    Age
    29 years 12 days
    Major Teams
    England,England Lions,England Under-19s,Sydney Thunder,Yorkshire,Yorkshire 2nd XI,Yorkshire Academy,Yorkshire Under-17s
    Playing Role
    Top-order batsman
    Batting Style
    Right-hand bat
    Bowling Style
    Right arm offbreak Legbreak
    Current Team
    ENG
    Joseph Edward Root (born 30 December 1990) is an English international cricketer who is the current captain of the England Test team. He also represents Yorkshire domestically. He was originally a right-handed opening batsman and occasional off-spinner, with a similar playing style to former England captain Michael Vaughan. However, he has played the majority of his cricket for England in the middle order. He is often regarded as one of the best batsman in the world.

    Joseph Edward Root (born 30 December 1990) is an English international cricketer who is the current captain of the England Test team. He also represents Yorkshire domestically. He was originally a right-handed opening batsman and occasional off-spinner, with a similar playing style to former England captain Michael Vaughan. However, he has played the majority of his cricket for England in the middle order. He is often regarded as one of the best batsman in the world. He fields predominantly at second slip or mid-on.

    He made his debut for England in the 2012 Test series in India and made his ODI and Twenty20 International debuts on the same tour, before scoring his maiden Test century at his home ground of Headingley the following spring against New Zealand. He is currently ranked fourth in Test batting and fourth in ODI batting rankings according to the ICC Player Rankings, having previously been ranked the best Test batsman.

    Career Batting and Fielding Stats

    FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100504s6sCtSt
    Tests9016612745525448.401368154.491746841201130
    ODIs143135215856133*51.36670287.37163347543740
    T20Is3230589390*35.72707126.30-59216180
    First-class150262231154325448.292076355.5927631344311520
    List A182173277140133*48.90830385.99174259148860
    T20s726613161992*30.541288125.69-918024320

    Career Bowling Stats

    FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
    Tests908023641253242/92/952.203.1898.5--0
    ODIs1436414141364223/523/5262.005.7864.2--0
    T20Is3298413962/92/923.169.9214.0--0
    First-class15013942972270444/54/551.593.1697.61-0
    List A1828920011863363/523/5251.755.5855.5--0
    T20s7231264415102/92/941.509.4326.4--0

    Recent Matches Bat and Ball Stats

    Batting & BowlingAgainst
    35, 0/4, 61, 0/11England v South Africa at Cape Town on 3 Jan 2020 (Test)
    0/26, 29, 48England v South Africa at Centurion on 26 Dec 2019 (Test)
    12, 0/7England v SA A at Benoni on 20 Dec 2019 (Other)
    72*, 2/21England v CSA Inv XI at Benoni on 17 Dec 2019 (Other)
    0/14, 226, 0/23England v New Zealand at Hamilton on 29 Nov 2019 (Test)

    Achievements and Awards

    #Achievement
    1Achievement: Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2014
    2Achievement: Awarded the MBE in December 2019