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Stokes not guaranteed to captain in Root’s absence

(Photo: Getty Images) By Harvey Burgess Andrew Strauss, England’s director of cricket, has claimed that Ben Stokes, the new..

February 16, 2017 with 0 Comments

Is Joe Root the right man for the job?

(Photo: Getty Images) By Harvey Burgess No sooner had reports emerged that Alastair Cook’s desire to continue with the England captaincy..

February 15, 2017 with 0 Comments

ECB confirm Root as new Test captain

(Photo: Getty Images) Joe Root has been appointed the new Test captain of England after being offered the post by Andrew Strauss over the..

February 13, 2017 with 0 Comments

Alastair Cook ready to stand down as England captain, Joe Root next man in

A big shake-up expected in the England camp.

January 9, 2017 with 0 Comments

Club Spotlight – Sheffield Collegiate CC

Stardust is sprinkled by Vaughan and Root Jimmy Booker discovers that Sheffield Collegiate still holds a place in the hearts of two men who..

January 3, 2017 with 0 Comments

Peter Hayter column – Cook has earned right to decide destiny

For God’s sake, let us sit upon the ground And tell sad stories of the death of kings It’s that time again, when the air is heavy with..

December 20, 2016 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – We’ve got to start grinding down the opposition

This series in India is one of England’s biggest in recent times. If they pulled a victory out of the bag, it would undoubtedly be..

November 8, 2016 with 0 Comments

Root’s aiming to be best in world by time of Ashes

Chris Stocks talks to Joe Root about his mission to succeed in next year’s Ashes series Down Under   Joe Root knows true greatness will..

August 9, 2016 with 0 Comments

Martin Johnson column – There’s nowt like a Yorkie to get you chuckling

Last Monday – and this may come as news to many of you – was ‘Yorkshire Day’. How this anniversary is traditionally marked I’m..

August 9, 2016 with 0 Comments

England players set to make T20 Blast and One-Day Cup appearances

A host of England players will be in action for their counties over the coming weeks with national team mates set to face each other for..

June 14, 2016 with 0 Comments


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