Joe Root

Turn up stump mics to curb sledging: Moeen Ali

The 31-year-old's view contrasts that of team's coach Trevor Bayliss who advocates turning down the microphones to protect players.

Feb 15, 2019, 12:28 PM IST

Shannon Gabriel apologises and clears air over Joe Root sledge

Gabriel, had accepted a charge for breaching the ICC's code of conduct, and was banned for the first four one-day internationals against England that begin on February 20.

Feb 14, 2019, 13:12 PM IST

Windies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel banned for four ODIs over 'personal abuse'

As per ICC regulations, four suspension points equate to a ban from two tests or four one-day matches, whichever come first for the player.

Feb 14, 2019, 10:33 AM IST

England defeat West Indies by 232 runs in the final Test at St Lucia

Chasing an unlikely target of 485 runs for victory on day four, West Indies could only manage 252 in their second innings, handing England a consolation win after winning the series 2-1.

Feb 13, 2019, 10:48 AM IST

West Indies pacer Shannon Gabriel charged for language used in England Test

Gabriel's comment to Joe Root was not audible to television viewers but, Root was heard replying to the bowler ,"Don't use it as an insult. There's nothing wrong with being gay."

Feb 13, 2019, 10:26 AM IST

Nothing wrong with being gay: Joe Root to Shannon Gabriel during on-field spat

According to reports, Gabriel's comments were not picked up by stump microphones but Root was heard telling the bowler, "There's nothing wrong with being gay". 

Feb 12, 2019, 10:43 AM IST

3rd Test: Joe Root's ton helps England build huge lead over West Indies

The England captain compiled a patient, unbeaten 111 in St Lucia, after making just 55 runs in his five previous innings.

Feb 12, 2019, 09:51 AM IST

Poor Windies tour can open doors to England Test side: Wicket-keeper-batsman Jos Buttler

England are down 0-2 in the three-match series after last week's 10-wicket defeat in the second Test at Antigua, where their batsmen managed scores of 187 and 132 in two innings.

Feb 08, 2019, 12:25 PM IST

England hold crisis meeting after West Indies drubbing: Trevor Bayliss

Following a 381-run defeat by the hosts in the first Test in Barbados last month, England suffered a 10-wicket thrashing in Antigua to lose the three-match series 0-2 after only seven days of cricket.

Feb 04, 2019, 10:50 AM IST

Jason Holder suspended for final England Test for slow over-rate

As a result of the suspension, Holder will miss the third and final Test against the Joe Root-led side, which starts at Beausejour Stadium in Saint Lucia from February 9.

Feb 04, 2019, 08:39 AM IST

England dismissed for 187 in first innings of 2nd Test against West Indies

In reply to the visitors, West Indies openers Kraigg Brathwaite (11) and John Campbell (16) survived 21 overs to be 30 without loss at stumps on day one.

Feb 01, 2019, 09:41 AM IST

Alastair Cook backs Joe Denly to seize opportunity in second Test against Windies

Denly enjoyed a remarkable 2018 domestic season in which he scored 1729 runs in all formats, alongside claiming 57 wickets with his leg-spin bowling.

Jan 31, 2019, 12:48 PM IST

Alastair Cook blasts England's preparations after West Indies defeat

Cook, who retired in September as England`s most prolific batsman, said the tourists would be hurting ahead of the second Test against West Indies which begins in Antigua on Thursday.

Jan 27, 2019, 17:51 PM IST

5 wickets for 17 runs: Kemar Roach's heroics help Windies bowl out England for 77

The 30-year-old picked all five wickets within a span of just 27 balls after play resumed post lunch, while conceding just four runs. 

Jan 25, 2019, 11:54 AM IST

Windies in strong position after day two of first Test against England

18 wickets fell on a Kensington Oval pitch that despite the carnage seemed quite decent for batting, as England were bowled out for 77, the lowest ever Test score in Bridgetown.

Jan 25, 2019, 10:07 AM IST

Windies bowled 'fantastically well', says England's Moeen Ali

Ali was caught on the fine leg boundary for golden duck, one of Kemar Roach's five victims on a day when the four-pronged Windies bowling attack produced a brilliant display.

Jan 25, 2019, 09:31 AM IST

England delay naming team for first Windies test

England captain Joe Root, said he wanted a closer look at the condition of the pitch at the Kensington Oval before naming his team for the first Test against Windies.

Jan 23, 2019, 10:30 AM IST

Ben Foakes' selection has changed dynamic of England Test side: Alastair Cook

Foakes replaced injured wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow for the first two Tests in Sri Lanka last November. He scored a century on debut and was named man of the series.

Jan 22, 2019, 11:51 AM IST

England look to retain third Test spot in Windies series

England’s challenge starts in Bridgetown with the Joe Root-led side knowing that they have to win by at least a 1-0 margin to remain ahead of fourth-ranked New Zealand.

Jan 22, 2019, 10:14 AM IST

We are not a one-trick pony any more: England captain Joe Root after 3-0 whitewash against Sri Lanka

England defeated Sri Lanka by 42 runs in Colombo on Monday to register their first series victory in Sri Lanka since 2002.

Nov 27, 2018, 14:11 PM IST