Oct 23, 2015

Root defiant after Pakistan makes early inroads

Joe Root’s unbeaten half-century helped stuttering England reach 182 for three at the close on the second day of the second test on Friday after Pakistan’s seam and spin attack ran through the tourists’ top order. Pakistan, playing in its adopted United Arab Emirates ...

Root century too much for Australia

Jul 21, 2013

Root century too much for Australia

Joe Root’s unbeaten 178 left Australia needing to make cricket history if it was to prevent England going 2-0 up with three to play in the Ashes. England was 333 for five in its second innings, a colossal lead of 566 runs, at stumps ...