Joe Root

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Nationality
eng England
Full Name
Joseph Edward Root
Born
December 30, 1990, Sheffield, Yorkshire
Age
31y 172d
Major Teams
England,England Lions,England Under-19s,Sydney Thunder,Trent Rockets (Men),Yorkshire,Yorkshire 2nd XI,Yorkshire 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
Test119220161019425449.971849455.1227531128261550
ODI152142236109133*51.33703486.84163549144770
T20I3230589390*35.72707126.30-59216180
FC187328271480725449.192646855.9439721677372000
List A191180297393133*48.96863585.61174460749890
T20867915204992*32.011618126.63-1322628370

Career Bowling Stats

FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
Test11911438722064455/85/3345.863.1986.0110
ODI1526815521491263/523/5257.345.7659.6--0
T20I3298413962/92/923.169.9214.0--0
FC18718360993212665/85/3348.663.1592.4210
List A1919321391990403/523/5249.755.5853.4--0
T208643473675222/72/730.688.5621.5--0

Recent Matches Bat and Ball Stats

Batting & BowlingAgainst
176 & 3, 0/16England vs New Zealand at Nottingham on 10-Jun-2022 (Test)
11 & 115*, 0/2England vs New Zealand at Lords on 02-Jun-2022 (Test)
17, --Yorkshire vs Leics at Leeds on 29-May-2022 (T20)
3, --Yorkshire vs Lancashire at Manchester on 27-May-2022 (T20)
35*, 1/20Yorkshire vs WORCS at Leeds on 25-May-2022 (T20)

Achievements and Awards

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