Joe Root

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    Nationality
    eng England
    Full Name
    Joseph Edward Root
    Born
    December 30, 1990, Sheffield, Yorkshire
    Age
    29 years 88 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
    Tests9216912759925448.401393154.541748856211140
    ODIs146137215922133*51.05677587.40163347843740
    T20Is3230589390*35.72707126.30-59216180
    First-class153266231178925448.512115255.7328651368321530
    List A185175277206133*48.68837686.03174259448860
    T20s726613161992*30.541288125.69-918024320

    Career Bowling Stats

    FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
    Tests928326461402284/874/11250.073.1794.51-0
    ODIs1466715041445243/523/5260.205.7662.6--0
    T20Is3298413962/92/923.169.9214.0--0
    First-class15314245792419484/54/550.393.1695.32-0
    List A1859220911944383/523/5251.155.5755.0--0
    T20s7231264415102/92/941.509.4326.4--0

    Recent Matches Bat and Ball Stats

    Batting & BowlingAgainst
    102England v SLC-BP-XI at Colombo (PSS) on 12 Mar 2020 (FC)
    78, 0/26England v SLC XI at Katunayake on 7 Mar 2020 (Other)
    0/42, 49England v South Africa at Johannesburg on 9 Feb 2020 (ODI)
    1/4England v South Africa at Durban on 7 Feb 2020 (ODI)
    17, 1/35England v South Africa at Cape Town on 4 Feb 2020 (ODI)

    Achievements and Awards

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