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 -
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Peter Moores says he immediately saw leadership potential in Joe Root, as he backed England's new Test captain to be a resounding success in the role.The twice former England coach brought Root back.. Nottingham Post
PAUL NEWMAN: Joe Root sat in the players' room of his home ground under a sign that exclaimed, 'Headingley, where history is made' and vowed to become a natural leader of an entertaining England. MailOnline
Newly-appointed England Test skipper Joe Root has dismissed concerns over a lack of captaincy experience, insisting he has been serving an apprenticeship for the top job for years.
The 26-year-old.. 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.
New England Test captain Joe Root outlined his blueprint for England's future at Headingley on Wednesday, saying he will be an 'instinctive' captain - and has vowed to put his own 'stamp' on the role. MailOnline
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