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Jason Jonathan Roy is a South-African-born English cricketer who plays for England in all formats, and for Surrey County Cricket Club in domestic cricket. He was a part of the England squad that won the 2019 Cricket World Cup, and he holds the record for the highest individual One Day International (ODI) innings by an England batsman. Roy is currently ranked tenth in ODI batting, and seventeenth in T20I batting rankings according to the ICC Player Rankings.
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England v Australia: Mitchell Starc takes wickets of Jason Roy and Joe Root in first two ballsEngland's Jason Roy is out caught from Mitchell Starc's opening delivery before Joe Root falls lbw next ball as Australia make a strong start to the deciding ODI at Old Trafford.
England's Morgan & Roy fit for Australia ODI seriesEngland captain Eoin Morgan and opener Jason Roy are fit to play in the ODI series against Australia which starts on Friday.
England's Jason Roy to miss Pakistan T20 series with left side strainJason Roy will miss England's T20 series with Pakistan because of a side strain.
Jason Roy: I still have hunger to regain England Test placeEngland batsman Jason Roy says he has not given up hope of playing Test cricket again.
England in South Africa: Jason Roy hits century as England win warm-up by 77 runsJason Roy makes 104 but the rest of England's batsmen failed as the tourists won their one-day warm-up match against a South Africa Invitational XI.
Roy hits ton before bowlers guide England to win in warm-up gameJason Roy makes 104 but the rest of England's batsmen failed as the tourists won their one-day warm-up match against a South Africa Invitational XI.
Morgan lands $740,000 IPL contractEngland's Eoin Morgan, Jason Roy, Chris Woakes and Sam Curran all earn six-figure contracts in the Indian Premier League's player auction.
IPL auction: Eoin Morgan signs for Kolkata Knight RidersEngland's Eoin Morgan, Jason Roy, Chris Woakes and Sam Curran all earn six-figure contracts in the Indian Premier League's player auction.
Ashes 2019: England replace Roy & Overton with Woakes & Curran for fifth Test at OvalJason Roy and Craig Overton are dropped from the England team for the fifth Ashes Test at The Oval, with Sam Curran and Chris Woakes coming in.
Ashes: England's Jason Roy bowled by Australia's Pat Cummins at Old TraffordEngland's Jason Roy is bowled by Australia's Pat Cummins for 31 to leave the hosts 66-3 as they look to save the Ashes in the fourth Test at Old Trafford.
Ashes: Jason Roy clean bowled by Josh HazlewoodJason Roy sees his middle stump uprooted by Josh Hazlewood to depart for 22 on day three of the fourth Ashes Test at Old Trafford.
England's Denly confirms he will open in fourth Ashes Test with Roy at fourBatsman Joe Denly confirms he will swap places with England opener Jason Roy for the fourth Ashes Test against Australia.
Ashes 2019: Joe Denly confirms he will swap with opener Jason Roy for fourth TestBatsman Joe Denly confirms he will swap places with England opener Jason Roy for the fourth Ashes Test against Australia.
Ashes: Jason Roy departs for nine after flashing Hazlewood delivery to first slipJason Roy falls early again after flashing a Josh Hazlewood delivery to first slip during the second Ashes Test at Headingley.
England call up Pope as Roy concussion coverEngland have called up Surrey batsman Ollie Pope to be on standby for the third Ashes Test at Headingley if Jason Roy suffers a delayed concussion.
Ashes 2019: Jason Roy spills a catch of a Travis Head edge to leave England frustratedBen Stokes draws an edge from Travis Head but Jason Roy spills it at second slip as England are left frustrated in their chase for victory on the final day of the second Ashes Test at Lord's.
Ashes: England's Jason Roy edges James Pattinson to Steve Smith as Australia take early wicketEngland opener Jason Roy edges James Pattinson to Steve Smith as Australia take an early wicket on the second day of the first Ashes' Test at Edgbaston.
England collapse after second-wicket 145 stand v Ireland at Lord'sAn England batting collapse gives Ireland the upper hand despite nightwatchman Jack Leach's second-wicket stand of 145 with Jason Roy on day two at Lord's.
England v Ireland: 'Quite incredible' - Jason Roy loses shoeEngland batsman Jason Roy loses a shoe in the process of avoiding a short ball from Mark Adair in their Test with Ireland at Lord's.
England v Ireland: Jason Roy's Test debut comes to a premature end at the hands of Tim MurtaghJason Roy falls for just five runs on his Test debut as Ireland's Tim Murtagh has him caught in the slips at Lord's.
England v Ireland: James Anderson ruled out of Lord's Test but Jason Roy & Olly Stone to make debutsEngland fast bowler James Anderson is ruled out of his side's Ashes warm-up game against Ireland at Lord's on Wednesday but Jason Roy and Olly Stone will make their Test debuts.
England v Ireland: Jason Roy expectation a worry for Mark RamprakashFormer England batting coach Mark Ramprakash says he is worried about the expectation on Jason Roy as the opener prepares to make his Test debut.
Expectation on Test debutant Roy a worry - RamprakashFormer England batting coach Mark Ramprakash says he is worried about the expectation on Jason Roy as the opener prepares to make his Test debut.
England v Ireland: Jason Roy in Test squad for first timeJason Roy is named in England's Test squad for the first time for the match against Ireland at Lord's, which starts on 24 July.
Cricket World Cup final: England's Jason Roy edges New Zealand's Matt Henry behindEngland opener Jason Roy edges New Zealand's Matt Henry behind to fall for 17 as the hosts chase 242 to win the World Cup final at Lord's.
England v Australia World Cup semi-final: Roy smashes Smith for three sixes in a rowWatch Jason Roy smash Steve Smith for three sixes in a row during England's World Cup semi-final against Australia at Edgbaston.
Roy is definite Ashes option - England coach BaylissEngland batsman Jason Roy is a "definite option" to face Australia in the Ashes series later this summer, according to head coach Trevor Bayliss.
Cricket World Cup: England's Jason Roy falls for 60England opener Jason Roy falls for 60 after sharing 123 for the first wicket with Jonny Bairstow against New Zealand at Chester-le-Street.
Cricket World Cup England v New Zealand: Ball gets lost from Roy's fourNew Zealand's Tom Latham and Mitchell Santner search for the ball after it gets lost in the ground covers after a top-edged four by England's Jason Roy.
England v India: Roy & Bairstow’s brilliant 160-run opening standOpeners Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow get England off to a flying start with a combined 160 as the hosts beat India to keep their World Cup hopes alive.
England v India: Jason Roy caught by Ravindra Jadeja at World CupRavindra Jadeja's superb diving catch ends Jason Roy's innings for 66 during England's crucial World Cup match against India at Edgbaston.
Cricket World Cup: England's Jason Roy hits two fours in opening over against IndiaJason Roy, back in the England line-up after a hamstring injury, hits two fours in the opening over of the hosts' crucial World Cup qualifier against India at Edgbaston.
Jason Roy injury: England hopeful batsman will face IndiaJason Roy will return to the England team for Sunday's crucial game against India if he gets through training unscathed, says captain Eoin Morgan.
England opener Roy ruled out of Australia matchEngland opener Jason Roy is ruled out of Tuesday's World Cup match against Australia having failed to recover from a torn hamstring.
Jason Roy: England batsman eyes World Cup return against AustraliaEngland opener Jason Roy is aiming to be fit for Tuesday's World Cup match against Australia, but says his return will be managed "game by game".
Root leads England to dominant win over Windies despite Morgan & Roy injuriesEngland hammer West Indies to take a significant step towards the World Cup semi-finals, but sustain injuries to Eoin Morgan and Jason Roy along the way.
Eoin Morgan: England captain goes off injured against West IndiesCaptain Eoin Morgan and opener Jason Roy give England two huge injury concerns during their World Cup match against West Indies.
Cricket World Cup: Jason Roy roars England to victoryJason Roy inspires England to victory over Bangladesh with an impressive 153, including three sixes in a row.
Roy's 153 leads England to victory over Bangladesh - report & videoJason Roy's 153 helps England dominate Bangladesh and return to winning ways in the World Cup.