Joe Root International Career, Awards & Other Information

Joe Root (English Cricketer)


Joe Root is an English Cricketer. He is right-handed batsman and right-arm off-break bowler. He is the current  Captain of England Test Cricket Team. He is the middle order batsman and mostly fields at 2nd slip or gully. According to ICC Player Rankings, currently he is at number 3 in Test Rankings, number 6 in ODI Rankings and number 7 in T20 Rankings.

Physical Stats & Personal Information

Full name of Joe Root is Joseph Edward Root. He was born on 30 December 1990 at Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. His height is six feet. His religion is Christian.

Joe Root father name is Matt Root and mother name Helen Root. Billy Root is his younger brother and Wanda Root & Amanda Root are his sisters.

Debut in International Cricket

He played his debut matches in all three formats of cricket in same series India Vs England 2012/13.

Test Debut: He played his first Test International match against India at Nagpur on 13th December 2012. In the first innings he stay at the crease 289 minutes and he made 73 runs on 229 balls.

ODI Debut: He played his debut ODI against India at Rajkot on 11 January 2013.

T20 Debut: He played his T20 debut match against India at Mumbai on 22 December 2017.

International Awards

Man of the Series Awards in His Test Careers: 2

Man of the Match Awards in His Test Career: 6

Man of the Series Awards in His ODI Career: 2

Man of the Match Awards in His ODI Career: 7

Man of the Match in Awards in His T20 Career: 2

International Career

Total Centuries in ODI: 10

Total Centuries in Test: 13

Total Centuries in T20: 0

Total International Career Centuries : 23

Highest Score in Test: 254

Highest Score in ODI: 133

Highest Score in T20: 90

Total Wickets: 40

Updated Date: 13 December 2017

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