1st Test, Day 1: Joe Root, Ben Stokes revive England against New Zealand
1st Test, Day 1: Joe Root, Ben Stokes revive England against New Zealand

Joe Root and Ben Stokes both fell agonisingly short of a hundred after rescuing England from a dire position on the opening day of the first Test against New Zealand at Lord`s on Thursday.

Joe Root salutes Peter Moores' role in his rapid rise
Joe Root salutes Peter Moores' role in his rapid rise

In-form England batsman Joe Root says he has sacked former coach Peter Moores to thank for his rapid rise to international prominence.

Joe Root named England's player of the year
Joe Root named England's player of the year

Joe Root was named on Monday as England`s cricketer of the year for 2014-15, the England and Wales Cricket Board said.

Ian Bell backs Joe Root as future England captain
Ian Bell backs Joe Root as future England captain

Ian Bell hailed Joe Root as a future Test captain despite being replaced as vice skipper by his fellow batsman in this week`s turbulent shake-up of English cricket.

Ian Botham wants Strauss to drop Alastair Cook as England captain
Ian Botham wants Strauss to drop Alastair Cook as England captain

Former England all-rounder Ian Botham believes that newly appointed director of cricket Andrew Strauss should drop Alastair Cook as the team captain and replace him with Joe Root.

England name Joe Root as Test vice-captain, Jason Gillespie in line for coach's job
England name Joe Root as Test vice-captain, Jason Gillespie in line for coach's job

England director of cricket Andrew Strauss on Tuesday named young batsman Joe Root as the Test vice-captain and confirmed that Jason Gillespie will be a candidate to take over as the national coach.

Joe Root should be England captain: Ian Botham
Joe Root should be England captain: Ian Botham

Former all-rounder Ian Botham says it is time to drop Alastair Cook as England captain and replace him with Joe Root adding that ex-Australia pacer Jason Gillespie would be the perfect candidate for the post of England coach.

England need to find ruthless edge, says Peter​ Moores
England need to find ruthless edge, says Peter​ Moores

England coach Peter Moores said his team needed be more ruthless after they were beaten by West Indies in the third test in Barbados and drew the three-match series 1-1.

2nd Test, Day 4:  Kraigg​ Brathwaite ton frustrates England
2nd Test, Day 4: Kraigg​ Brathwaite ton frustrates England

 Kraigg Brathwaite`s unbeaten 101 anchored a determined West Indies second innings as the home side reached 202 for two at stumps on the fourth day of the second Test against England on Friday.

2nd Test, Day 4: Magnificent Joe Root hits unbeaten 182 as England take control
2nd Test, Day 4: Magnificent Joe Root hits unbeaten 182 as England take control

Joe Root struck an unbeaten 182 as England were bowled out 464 against West Indies in the second test in Grenada before strengthening their position with a wicket before lunch on the fourth day.

England in control despite Windies resistance
England in control despite Windies resistance

England worked themselves into a winning position despite strong West Indies resistance in their second innings on the fourth day of the first Test at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Thursday.

1st Test, Day 4: Gary Ballance's ton puts England on top against West Indies
1st Test, Day 4: Gary Ballance's ton puts England on top against West Indies

Gary Ballance led England`s charge to an increasingly impregnable position as the tourists reached 224 for four in their second innings, a lead of 328, at lunch on the fourth day of the first Test against the West Indies at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Thursday.

England stumble again but take 1st innings lead of 220 against West Indies
England stumble again but take 1st innings lead of 220 against West Indies

England`s top order tumbled cheaply again but the tourists still worked themselves into a commanding position at 116 for three in their second innings, an overall lead of 220, by stumps on the third day of the first Test against the West Indies at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Wednesday.

1st Test: Ian Bell, Joe Root lead England out of trouble against Windies
1st Test: Ian Bell, Joe Root lead England out of trouble against Windies

England`s Ian Bell and Joe Root put on an unbeaten 133 run partnership as the tourists recovered from a shaky start to reach 167 for three at tea on the first day of the first test in Antigua.

Cricket World Cup: Australia's renaissance leads to World Cup final
Cricket World Cup: Australia's renaissance leads to World Cup final

Australia`s trip to a seventh World Cup final on Sunday may seem standard fare for a nation that has already won cricket`s ultimate prize four times, but the achievement marks a stunning turnaround from the depths of two years ago.

Joe Root punch led David Warner to question his career
Joe Root punch led David Warner to question his career

Out of form and out of control, David Warner was a `volcano` ready to blow when he punched England cricketer Joe Root at a Birmingham bar in 2013, the Australia opening batsman has said.

England need a world-class T20 tournament: Michael Atherton
England need a world-class T20 tournament: Michael Atherton

Former England captain Michael Atherton on Tuesday felt that his country's cricket needs a "world-class Twenty20 tournament", to make them a strong contender in the limited-overs format.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: England vs Bangladesh - Preview
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: England vs Bangladesh - Preview

Staring at an unexpected early exit, beleaguered England would be desperate to get their act together when they take on higher-placed Bangladesh in a do-or-die cricket World Cup Pool A league match here on Monday.

Joe Root is future of England cricket, says Michael Vaughan
Joe Root is future of England cricket, says Michael Vaughan

Former England captain on Sunday said fans could bank on young batsman Joe Root as the future of country's cricket team.