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ICC Cricket World Cup: Joe Root says match against India much like a quarter-final for England

England face a potential threat of being upstaged at the No. 4 spot in the points table of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 which makes the team's clash against India extremely crucial.

Jun 27, 2019, 07:40 AM IST

World Cup 2019: Highest run scorers and wicket-takers' list after England vs Sri Lanka clash

Angelo Mathews smashed an unbeaten knock of 85 before Lasith Malinga scalped a four-wicket haul to help Sri Lanka snatch an unexpected 20-run win over hosts England in their sixth match of the 2019 International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cup at the Headingley Carnegie in Leeds on Friday. 

Jun 21, 2019, 23:44 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: England vs Sri Lanka- Statistical Highlights

Sri Lanka recorded their second win in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 after defeating England by 20 runs in match 27 of the tournament. 

Jun 21, 2019, 23:12 PM IST

Joe Root the ‘glue’ that holds England’s ICC World Cup 2019 challenge together

Joe Root was hailed as the ‘glue’ that holds together England’s dazzling batting operation after his superb match-winning century guided the injury-depleted hosts to the most convincing of eight-wicket triumphs over West Indies in Southampton.

Jun 15, 2019, 10:42 AM IST

World Cup 2019: Joe Root is England's glue, says Eoin Morgan

Root was pushed up the order to open after Jason Roy sustained a hamstring injury, and he responded with his second century of the tournament as the hosts secured their third win in four matches.

Jun 15, 2019, 00:36 AM IST

World Cup 2019: Highest run scorers and wicket-takers' list after England vs West Indies clash

Chasing the target, Joe Root (100 of 94) smashed his 15th ODI ton besides also stitching 95-run and 104-run stands with Jonny Bairstow (45) and Chris Woakes (40) as England crossed the mark with 101 balls remaining.

Jun 15, 2019, 00:23 AM IST

World Cup 2019: England vs West Indies--Statistical Highlights

England will now lock horns with Afghanistan on June 18 while West Indies will face New Zealand in their next ICC World Cup 2019 clash on June 22. 


Jun 14, 2019, 23:36 PM IST

Joe Root: Man of the Match in England vs West Indies World Cup 2019 clash

Overall, Root has notched up 5,479 runs in 134 ODIs he played for England at an average of 50.73.

Jun 14, 2019, 22:30 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Pacers, Joe Root set up England's overwhelming eight-wicket win over West Indies

England overhauled the target with remarkable ease, completing the win in 33.1 overs as Root remained unbeaten on 100, which came off 94 balls. 

Jun 14, 2019, 22:06 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: England aim to bounce back against Bangladesh

After conceding a narrow defeat to Pakistan in their last World Cup fixture, England will look to bounce back against Bangladesh when the two teams meet at the Cardiff Wales Stadium on Saturday.

Jun 07, 2019, 18:57 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Joe Root urges England not to panic after defeat by Pakistan

England must avoid pressing the panic button after crashing to a 14-run defeat by Pakistan in their second match of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019, according to Joe Root.

Jun 04, 2019, 09:41 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: England vs South Africa- Statistical Highlights

Hosts England kicked off their campaign at the 2019 International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cup with a crushing 104-run victory over South Africa in their opening match at The Oval in London on Thursday. 

May 30, 2019, 23:48 PM IST

Imad Wasim climbs to second position in ICC T20I rankings

Imad, who had topped the rankings two years ago, has leapfrogged leg-spinners Shadab Khan of Pakistan and Adil Rashid of England, after taking one for 24. 

May 06, 2019, 15:42 PM IST

Barbados ODI: Jason Roy, Joe Root's tons help England seal record-breaking win over Windies

The second match between the two sides will also be played at the Kensington Oval on Friday. 

Feb 21, 2019, 10:23 AM IST

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