Joe Root is an English Cricketer who is the current captain of the England Test team. He has also represented Yorkshire domestically. He is currently ranked sixth in the Test batting and eighth in the ODI batting ranking according to the International Cricket Council. Root was a part of England’s squad that won the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup. He was originally a right-handed batsman and a right-arm off-spinner, with a similar playing style to former English player Michael Vaughan. Moreover, he has played the majority of his cricket for England in the middle order.
Joe Root and Carrie Cotterell got engaged in early 2016 and married in a cricketer’s hometown of Sheffield two years later. Carrie Cotterell used to work at the bar, The Arc in the Headingly, Leeds. The home Yorkshire county cricket club, who Root plays for. She traveled to England matches to cheer her husband. But admits it can difficult when he travels abroad for international cricket.
When he left for a test match in Australia in 2018, she wrote on social media. “It never gets easier but I’m so proud of all that you do and the sacrifices that you make”
“Our beautiful little family makes me so happy you are one in million”
She has traveled with England Barmy army to cheer Root on before taking him to the club when he returns home. She plays pool and drinks gin with her husband when she gets a chance, calling him her “Pal” and best friend. Carrie Cotterell also likes visiting historic Chatsworth house in the peak district and names of the Greek island of Mykonos as one of her favorite places in the world. The couples’son, Alfred William Root, was born in January 2017. On Father’s day of that year, Carrie told root: “If he grows up to be half the man you are, he’s an absolute Diamond.
Joe Root’s age:
Joseph Edward Root (born on December 30, 1990) is an English cricketer who is currently the captain of England cricket test team. He also represents Yorkshire domestically. He is 28 years old.
Joe Root IPL:
Joe Root will not able to hs name into the upcoming IPL season 2019, as England Cricket Board denied him permission to play the T20 league in 2019. In total root has played 61 T20 matches in which he has scored 1420 runs. The report in Dailytime adds is that Jos Buttler will not be stopped from playing in IPL.
Joe Root Career Stats:
Joe Root’s Career:
In April 2019, he was named in England’s squad for the 2019 world cup. He had a good start to the tournament scoring two centuries against Pakistan and west indies. And three fifties in England’s first six matches. On June 21, 2019, a match against Sri Lanka Root played his 250th International match for England. He was named in the team of the tournament ‘for World cup 2019 by ICC. They stated that the England rum-machine over years, the root was the glue that held their batting line throughout the tournament. The Yorkshire batsman finished as the fifth-highest run-scorer in the tournament, with 556 runs from 11 innings. Root’s flowless technique to keep the scoreboard moving by rotating the strike and finding the boundaries when required makes him perfect a no.3 in this line-up.
Joe Root’s Brother:
Willaim Root (born 5 August 1992) is an English cricketer who plays for Glamorgan. He is a left-handed batsman and bowls right-arm off break. And He is the younger brother of Yorkshire and England’s Test captain Joe Root. Moreover, He once appeared as the substitute fielder for the England cricket team. He made his List-A debut for Nottinghamshire in the 2017 Royal London One-Day cup on 27 April 2017. After the end of the 2018 session root left Nottinghamshire to join Glamorgan on two years contract. Root made his county championship debut for Glamorgan against Nottinghamshire in April 2019, scoring 126 in his first innings.