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England's Joe Root to miss T20 series in Australia, New Zealand

England's Joe Root to miss T20 series in Australia, New Zealand

Joe Root will miss England's Twenty20 tri-series against Australia and New Zealand so he can rest, the ECB said on Monday.

Jan 23, 2018, 11:33 AM IST
Easy win gives England 2-0 series lead over Australia

Easy win gives England 2-0 series lead over Australia

Chasing 271 for victory in Brisbane, England reached their target comfortably with 34 balls to spare and need one more victory to wrap up the five-match series.

Jan 19, 2018, 17:31 PM IST
Australia vs England: Joe Root fit to play ODI series opener, David Warner in doubt

Australia vs England: Joe Root fit to play ODI series opener, David Warner in doubt

Root was hospitalised on the final morning of the fifth Ashes Test in Sydney with gastroenteritis but England ODI skipper Eoin Morgan said he would play in the series opener in Melbourne.

Jan 13, 2018, 14:18 PM IST
England's Joe Root likely to be fit for opening ODI against Australia

England's Joe Root likely to be fit for opening ODI against Australia

England Test captain Joe Root is expected to be fit for Sunday's one-day series opener against Australia in Melbourne as he continues to recover from the illness that saw him treated in hospital during the fifth Ashes Test.

Jan 10, 2018, 19:45 PM IST
England captain Joe Root's Ashes struggle ends in the hospital

England captain Joe Root's Ashes struggle ends in the hospital

The young England captain finished the demanding five-Test series debilitated by a stomach bug which flared overnight and sent him to hospital.

Jan 08, 2018, 15:08 PM IST
Australia rout England by an innings to win Ashes 4-0

Australia rout England by an innings to win Ashes 4-0

Pat Cummins led the Australian offensive in Sydney with four wickets for 39 to finish man-of-the-match and the leading wicket taker in the series with 23.

Jan 08, 2018, 10:34 AM IST
Ashes, 5th Test: England all out for 346 in Sydney

Ashes, 5th Test: England all out for 346 in Sydney

Steve Smith pulled off a stunning one-handed catch to dismiss Dawid Malan for 62, but the Australians were guilty of two embarrassing dropped catches to give England a helping hand.

Jan 05, 2018, 12:15 PM IST
Ashes: Joe Root will be 'scary' once he starts converting, says Dawid Malan

Ashes: Joe Root will be 'scary' once he starts converting, says Dawid Malan

Joe Root could score a "scary" amount of runs when he starts converting his half-centuries into centuries, teammate Dawid Malan said on Thursday after the England captain failed to do so for the fourth time in the Ashes series.

Jan 04, 2018, 16:55 PM IST
Ashes: Australia gain the upper hand late on Day 1 in Sydney

Ashes: Australia gain the upper hand late on Day 1 in Sydney

 Australia stunned England with two late wickets, including that of Joe Root for 83, to leave the tourists wobbling on 233 for five at the end of the rain-disrupted opening day of the fifth and final Test on Thursday. 

Jan 04, 2018, 15:36 PM IST
Ashes: Joe Root hails England fight in drawn MCG Test

Ashes: Joe Root hails England fight in drawn MCG Test

England were again denied a win in their troubled Ashes series in Melbourne on Saturday but skipper Joe Root says it is all eyes on a face-saving win in the final Test in Sydney.

Dec 30, 2017, 17:06 PM IST
Ashes: MCG pitch the villain in rare Test draw

Ashes: MCG pitch the villain in rare Test draw

Rival captains Steve Smith and Joe Root were critical of the lifeless Melbourne pitch after the fourth Ashes Test on Saturday, only the second draw in the showpiece Boxing Day Test in 20 years.

Dec 30, 2017, 14:19 PM IST
Ball tampering in Ashes? England under the scanner at MCG

Ball tampering in Ashes? England under the scanner at MCG

England's bowling effort on day four of the ongoing fourth Ashes Test may have some explaining to do after the cameras caught James Anderson allegedly using his fingernail on the quarter seam of the ball. 

Dec 29, 2017, 13:04 PM IST
Ricky Ponting knows nothing about England dressing room, says Joe Root

Ricky Ponting knows nothing about England dressing room, says Joe Root

Earlier, Ponting termed Root as a "little boy" leading England in the ongoing winter's Ashes tour against Australia.

Dec 25, 2017, 17:45 PM IST
Ashes: Australia plot another Boxing Day blow against England

Ashes: Australia plot another Boxing Day blow against England

Australia will look to extend their Christmas cheer into the dead rubber Boxing Day Test by subjecting a demoralised England to a fourth consecutive loss in the Ashes at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Dec 24, 2017, 15:21 PM IST
Ashes: Jonny Bairstow bats for Joe Root, Ricky Ponting says England captain 'too shy'

Ashes: Jonny Bairstow bats for Joe Root, Ricky Ponting says England captain 'too shy'

England's players owed under-fire skipper Joe Root their utmost to turn the tables on dominant Australia in the showpiece Boxing Day Test in Melbourne, wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow said Saturday.

Dec 23, 2017, 19:11 PM IST
England face postmortem after Ashes capitulation

England face postmortem after Ashes capitulation

England will have to make some tough decisions about the futures of some of their most decorated senior players after they were ruthlessly exposed by Australia in a 15-day Ashes capitulation.

Dec 19, 2017, 09:33 AM IST
England 'not good enough' as Australia eye Ashes whitewash

England 'not good enough' as Australia eye Ashes whitewash

Australia have outbatted and outbowled their visitors in all three Tests and on Monday regained the famous Ashes urn with two games of the five-match series left to play.

Dec 19, 2017, 00:05 AM IST
Ashes: Joe Root defends veterans Alaister Cook and Stuart Broad after England's loss

Ashes: Joe Root defends veterans Alaister Cook and Stuart Broad after England's loss

Victory by an innings and 41 runs gave Australia an unassailable 3-0 lead in the series, but Root said the English had to be careful not to make hasty decisions based on this series.

Dec 18, 2017, 16:18 PM IST
Australia reclaim the Ashes, hammer England in Perth to take 3-0 lead

Australia reclaim the Ashes, hammer England in Perth to take 3-0 lead

England, who were bowled out for 403 in their first innings, could muster only 218 in the second essay and succumbed to an embarrassing innings-and-41-run defeat at the WACA on Monday.

Dec 18, 2017, 13:28 PM IST
Joe Root wants focus on England's cricket, not culture

Joe Root wants focus on England's cricket, not culture

Two-nil down to Australia after defeats in Brisbane and Adelaide, England must at least cobble a draw at the WACA to keep the five-match series alive, at a venue where they have lost their last seven matches.

Dec 13, 2017, 16:17 PM IST