Joe Root

Joe Root

Born December 30, 1990Sheffield, Yorkshire
Age 23 Years, 11 Months, 21 Days
National Side England
Batting Style Right Handed
Bowling Off break
Batting Rank Test - 8, ODI - 29, T20I - 85
Bowling Rank Test - NA, ODI - NA, T20I - NA
Test Debut December 13, 2012 v India
Last Test August 15, 2014 v India
ODI Debut January 11, 2013 v India
Last ODI December 16, 2014 v Sri Lanka
T20I Debut December 22, 2012 v India
Last T20I September 7, 2014 v India
CL Debut October 16, 2012 v Sydney Sixers
Last CL October 22, 2012 v Chennai
Teams Played England, England A, England XI, Yorkshire, England, England Lions
Man of the Match Test - 3, ODI - 3, T20I - 0, CL - 0,
Career Span 2012 - 2014, 2013 - 2014, 2012 - 2014, 2012,

Joe Root has often been compared to Geoffrey Boycott and Michael Vaughan, two of Yorkshire's premium batsmen. The right-hand batsman was named in the U-19 squad for the World Cup in New Zealand after performing well against Bangladesh U-19 in 2009.

Player Tracker

  • Overall

  • Against

  • Where

  • Year

Batting & Fielding

Matches
22
Innings
40
Not Out
6
Runs
1732
Highest Score
200*
v SL
Hundreds
5
Fifties
7
Fours
179
Sixes
4
Average
50.94
Strike Rate
46.24
Catches
15
Stumpings
0

Bowling

Innings
21
Overs
85.0
Maidens
22
Runs
225
Wicktes
4
Best Bowling
2/9
v AUS
3 Wickets Haul
0
5 Wickets Haul
0
Average
56.25
Economy Rate
2.64
Strike Rate
127.50

Last 5 Performances

Batting Bowling Opposition Match Date
149*(165) - v India Aug 15, 2014
77(161) - v India Aug 07, 2014
3(25) & 56(41) 1/5 v India Jul 27, 2014
13(50) & 66(146) - v India Jul 17, 2014
154*(295) 0/6 & 0/22 v India Jul 09, 2014