Latest Cricket News Updates https://cricwaves.appspot.com Latest news from cricwaves.appspot.com (c)cricwaves.appspot.com en-gb Sun 24 Oct 2021 India vs England: We have been able to keep Kohli quiet because of extremely good effort from bowlers, says Root https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/Cej59TcKJ4_drh-sevawcirc/india-vs-england-we-have-been-able-to-keep-kohli-quiet-because-of-extremely-good-effort-from-bowlers-says-root.html England captain Joe Root on Tuesday credited his bowlers for not allowing Indian captain Virat Kohli to score a lot of runs in the first three Tests of the five-match series. However, he exercised caution and added that England must keep Kohli quiet for the next two Tests as well to win the Test series. Joe Root reflected on the Lord's Test and some of the decisions he made: Chris Silverwood https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/ymcPlah4zM_drh-sevawcirc/joe-root-reflected-on-the-lords-test-and-some-of-the-decisions-he-made-chris-silverwood.html England head coach Chris Silverwood has stated that England captain Joe Root learnt from his mistakes in the Lord's Test and made the adjustments at Headingley. England dominated the Lord’s Test but some baffling tactics on the last day saw them lose focus and concede the Test by 151 runs. The hosts, however, hit back hard at Headingley and trampled India by an innings and 76 runs to level the five-match series 1-1. Joe Root his splendid 180 not out as England gain slender lead at Lord’s https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/7ydJnCsD1M_drh-sevawcirc/joe-root-his-splendid-180-not-out-as-england-gain-slender-lead-at-lords.html England captain Joe Root struck his 22nd Test hundred as England took a 27-run lead over India in the second Test at Lord’s on Saturday. Root remained not out on 180 as England responded with a spirited 391 to India’s first-innings total of 364. After India squandered the advantage with the bat, they couldn’t stop England from going past India’s total as well. India vs England: Moeen Ali has the ability to win games with bat and ball, says Joe Root https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/aP6vIac1ok_drh-sevawcirc/india-vs-england-moeen-ali-has-the-ability-to-win-games-with-bat-and-ball-says-joe-root.html England Test captain Joe Root has asserted that all-rounder Moeen Ali has the ability to win matches for the team with both the bat and ball in hand. Moeen has been brought into the England team for the second Test against India at Lord’s. The cricketer has an excellent record against India and will look to add the same. With Stuart Broad uncertain for the second Test, which starts on Thursday, there is a fair chance of Moeen getting into the playing XI. Root ton, Bumrah five-for as Nottingham Test heads for tantalizing finish https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/AgCF4l5VtI_drh-sevawcirc/root-ton-bumrah-five-for-as-nottingham-test-heads-for-tantalizing-finish.html England skipper Joe Root scored a brilliant hundred on Day 4 of the Nottingham Test against India. Team India pacer Jasprit Bumrah however claimed five wickets to keep India ahead in the game. Root’s ton led England to 303, giving them a lead of 208. Needing 209 for victory, India finished Day 4 on 52 for 1. Stuart Broad dismissed India’s first-innings hero KL Rahul for 26. Rohit Sharma and Cheteshwar Pujara were at the crease when stumps were drawn. You can't rule Joe Root out: Eoin Morgan on veteran batsman’s T20 World Cup chances https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/aNo8ND0iWt_drh-sevawcirc/you-cant-rule-joe-root-out-eoin-morgan-on-veteran-batsmans-t20-world-cup-chances.html England’s white-ball skipper Eoin Morgan has admitted that veteran batsman Joe Root is very much in contention for a place in England’s squad for the T20 World Cup to be held later in the year. Root scored an unbeaten 79 not out off 87 balls as England defeated Sri Lanka by five wickets to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. Root was, however, not part of the T20I outfit that thrashed Sri Lanka 3-0 recently. Morgan though admitted that Root cannot be ruled out of the T20 World Cup. He makes us all feel pretty rubbish: Ben Stokes hails Joe Root https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/TBLmHNNN8l_drh-sevawcirc/he-makes-us-all-feel-pretty-rubbish-ben-stokes-hails-joe-root.html Senior England all-rounder Ben Stokes lavished praise on skipper Joe Root for his record-breaking double hundred on Day 2 of the first Test against India in Chennai. Root scored 218 and became the first batsman to hit a double century in his 100th Test. Root and Stokes (82) featured in a 124-run stand for the fourth wicket as England ended the day on a healthy 555 for 8. Proud of how calm we were in the chase: Root after Galle triumph https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/lYW7N6NKhP_drh-sevawcirc/proud-of-how-calm-we-were-in-the-chase-root-after-galle-triumph.html After hammering Sri Lanka 2-0 in the two-match Test series in Sri Lanka, England skipper Joe Root said that the team’s performance is definitely on the up. England defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets in the second Test at Galle on Monday. Spinners Dom Bess and Jack Leach picked up four wickets each as the visitors rolled over the hosts for 126 in their second innings. Dominic Sibley (56 not out) and Jos Buttler (46 not out) then took England home in a chase of 164 after they had crumbled to 89 for 4. Root, himself, had scored a magnificent 186 in the first innings and was awarded both Man of the Match and Series