Joe root says he feels "privileged, humbled and very excited" to be named as England's test captain after Alastair Cook stood down from the role earlier this month. Iain Axon reports. Source: Reuters - Sports -
At the age of 28, Alex Hales is ready to be the player he wants to be as he looks for a route back into the England Test team.The Nottinghamshire batsman averaged 27 in 11 Tests when he was the man.. Nottingham Post
England's new Test vice-captain Ben Stokes says he is delighted with the "huge honour" bestowed upon him and believes there are "exciting times ahead" with his friend Joe Root taking over the captaincy.. BBC Sport
Former captain Andrew Flintoff has backed England to conquer the world and initiate an era of dominance under the leadership of new Test skipper Joe Root.
The 26-year-old was installed as the.. City A.M.
When then England captain Andrew Strauss used to come up to me during Test matches around 2010, he would be decisive. In turn, I would be absolutely clear about my role in the team and what was.. City A.M.
Newly appointed England captain promises and exciting brand of cricket after the 26-year-old has replaced Alastair Cook despite only leading in four previous first-class matches. BBC Sport Also reported by •BBC News