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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Until the last few weeks, Billy Root was in danger of being solely known as Joe Root's brother, who would forever be in his shadow.That might always be the case to some degree given Billy says his.. Nottingham Post
He may be in stunning form with the bat but I agree with skipper Eoin Morgan when he says there is unlikely to be room for Jonny Bairstow in England’s strongest XI for next month’s Champions.. City A.M.
England head coach Trevor Bayliss believes his side are primed for the tough examinations which lay in wait this summer after completing a one-day series whitewash with an 85-run victory over Ireland.. City A.M.
Nottinghamshire's Alex Hales hit 32 for England as they wrapped up a 2-0 Royal London Series success with an 85-run win over Ireland at Lord's.Trent Bridge team-mate Jake Ball also took one wicket for.. Nottingham Post
Alex Hales hit a half century as England secured a rapid seven-wicket victory over Ireland in the first match of their longest ever summer.The Nottinghamshire opener made 55, but it was Adil Rashid's.. Nottingham Post
Derbyshire suffered a four-wicket defeat against Nottinghamshire in the Royal London One Day Cup as Billy Root held his nerve to steer the Outlaws to victory at the 3aaa County Ground.Nottinghamshire.. Derby Telegraph
Joe Root says younger brother Billy has the talent to cement his place in Nottinghamshire's first team after emphatically securing family bragging rights at Trent Bridge.The England Test captain struck.. Nottingham Post
Joe Root joked it was hard to take Stuart Broad seriously after the Nottinghamshire bowler went eyeball to eyeball with his England team-mate at Trent Bridge.Root hit an unbeaten 75 as Yorkshire.. Nottingham Post