England in India: Joe Root says his team would be ‘stupid’ not to learn from defeat

[ad_1] Joe Root (left) has lost his past three Test matches as England captain Captain Joe Root says England would be “stupid” not to learn lessons from their 3-1 Test series defeat in India. England’s batsmen floundered on turning pitches against India’s spinners, but are not due to play their next Test in Asia until … Read more

India v England: Joe Root says players ‘shouldn’t be scared’

[ad_1] Joe Root has scored 333 runs in the three Tests against India – no other England player has more than 146 Captain Joe Root says England’s batsmen “shouldn’t be scared” of the pitch or India’s bowlers in the final Test in Ahmedabad starting on Thursday. England, 2-1 down after losing the previous two Tests, … Read more

India v England: James Anderson and Stuart Broad could play together, says Joe Root

[ad_1] Joe Root says that both James Anderson and Stuart Broad have a chance to play in the third test against India Venue: Motera Stadium, Ahmedabad Date: 24-28 Feb Time: 09:00 GMT Coverage: Live text commentary plus analysis and debate on The Cricket Social on the BBC Sport website and app. Daily Test Match Special … Read more

India v England: Joe Root reassures Moeen Ali over planned departure

[ad_1] Moeen (second from left) took eight wickets in the second Test, the most of any England bowlers England captain Joe Root has spoken to Moeen Ali to reassure the all-rounder there are no issues with him missing the final two Tests in India. Root said on Tuesday that Moeen had “chosen” to leave the … Read more