Joe Root

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Nationality
eng England
Full Name
Joseph Edward Root
Born
December 30, 1990, Sheffield, Yorkshire
Age
31y 268d
Major Teams
England LionsEngland Lions,Sydney ThunderSydney Thunder,YorkshireYorkshire,Yorkshire AcademyYorkshire Academy,
Playing Role
Top order Batter
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
Test124228181050425450.011893555.4728541168281630
ODI158147236207133*50.05714086.93163649646780
T20I3230589390*35.72707126.30-59216180
FC192336291511725449.242690956.1740731717392080
List A197185297491133*48.01874185.69174561251900
T20888016208392*32.541644126.70-1322729410

Career Bowling Stats

FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
Test12411940342179475/85/3346.363.2485.8110
ODI1586915531495263/523/5257.505.7759.7--0
T20I3298413962/92/923.169.9214.0--0
FC19218862613327685/85/3348.923.1892.0210
List A1979421401994403/523/5249.855.5953.5--0
T208843473675222/72/730.688.5621.5--0

Recent Matches Bat and Ball Stats

Batting & BowlingAgainst
23, --England vs South Africa at The Oval on 08-Sep-2022 (Test)
9, 0/16England vs South Africa at Manchester on 25-Aug-2022 (Test)
8 & 6, --England vs South Africa at Lords on 17-Aug-2022 (Test)
--, --Rockets vs N S-Chargers at Leeds on 09-Aug-2022 (T20)
34*, --Rockets vs Phoenix at Nottingham on 06-Aug-2022 (T20)

Achievements and Awards

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