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Darren Gough: Root’s ‘mic-drop’ moment underlines why his instinct is a must England on all fronts

Joe Root showed his brilliance in scoring 100 as England won the ODI series 2-1 against India at Headingley.

SOUND ADVICE: Katherine Brunt chats to children during a cricket workshop at Headingley in 2015. Picture: Simon Hulme

Weekend Interview: Katherine Brunt out to help inspire the next generation

NOW into her 15th year of top-level cricket, Katherine Brunt sees her position as a leading role model as more important than ever before.


Ashes 2019 Test date for Headingley is revealed

NEXT YEAR’S eagerly-anticipated Ashes Test match at Emerald Headingley between England and Australia will be staged from Thursday August 22, it has been revealed.

Surrey's Sam Curran.

Curran in the wickets to help Lions edge towards victory

England seamer Sam Curran claimed six wickets to help England Lions close in on victory against India A at Worcester with Chris Woakes continuing his comeback from injury.

SURPRISE!  India's Virat Kohli is left bemused at Headingley after being bowled by England's Adil Rashid as wicketkeeper Jos Buttler celebrates. Picture: Allan McKenzie/

Got him! How Yorkshire’s Adil Rashid got the better of Virat Kohli at Headingley ...

JOE ROOT took most of the headlines when England sealed a one-day series win over India at Headingley, with his century leading the hosts to an eight-wicket victory.

England's Adil Rashid is congratulated by team-mates after dismissing a dazed Virat Kohli, India;s captain (Picture: Allan McKenzie/

Kohli is left confused as Rashid’s delivery carries echoes of Warne

THE LOOK on Virat Kohli’s face said it all.

Joe Root of England celebrates reaching his century during the 2nd Royal London One-Day International between England and India at Lord's. (Picture: Philip Brown/Getty Images)

England v India: Root eyes Headingley demolition job after putting India in a spin

Joe Root has called on England to produce a “ruthless” one-day international series win over India at Headingley tomorrow.

England's Joe Root (left) and Moeen Ali during the nets session at Trent Bridge, Nottingham. (Picture: PA)

England v India: Recalled Root stands defiant over his England T20 future

England’s Joe Root dismissed fears his international Twenty20 career is over after being dropped for the first time in nearly five years.

Joe Root

Dropped Joe Root ‘still has a big T20 role to play’ for England

Test captain Joe Root still has a big part to play in England’s Twenty20 team and can learn from limited-overs skipper Eoin Morgan, according to acting head coach Paul Farbrace.

England's David Willey, pictured in action for Yorkshire against Lancashire last moth (Picture: Martin Rickett/PA Wire).

England v India: Willey left disappointed by Kumar’s stalled approach

YORKSHIRE’S David Willey has queried whether India’s Bhuvneshwar Kumar was playing within the “spirit of cricket” when he twice pulled out of his action in India’s opening Vitality IT20 victory.

Andrew Gale Yorkshire coach has seen his side slip into the Championship relegation zone. (Picture: Bruce Rollinson)

Andrew Gale deserves time to revive Yorkshire’s long-term fortunes – Michael Vaughan

FORMER England captain Michael Vaughan is backing Andrew Gale to bring the good times back to Yorkshire cricket.

India's Kuldeep Yadav shows his frustration at a dropped catch and England's Jos Buttler survives (Picture: Martin Rickett/PA Wire).

Bairstow and Root both endure golden ducks as England are overwhelmed

England’s winning white-ball run came to a juddering halt at Old Trafford as India stormed into a 1-0 lead at the start of the Vitality IT20 series.

Captains: England's Eoin Morgan and India's Virat Kohli.

England ready for different challenge that India will pose

Eoin Morgan is confident England can deal with the unfamiliar and heightened white-ball challenge India are sure to pose this month.

Jonathan Tattersall pictured on his way to top-scoring for Yorkshire yesterday with 70 against Surrey at Scarborough (Picture: Alex Whitehead/SWPIX.Com).

Yorkshire v Surrey – Day 1: Tattersall shines in broiling conditions at seaside

“SCARBADOS” – sometimes known as “Scarborough” – actually felt like Barbados yesterday.

Celebration: England's Jonny Bairstow celebrates his century. Picture: LINDSEY PARNABY/AFP/Getty Images

Bairstow and Hales help rush England to series win


Bairstow and Hales rush England to series win over Australia as hosts set new ODI world record

ENGLAND’S new world-record total of 481-6 delivered series victory over Australia after scintillating centuries fromYorkshire’s Jonny Bairstow and Nottinghamshire’s Alex Hales in an astonishing Trent Bridge run-fest.

England's Adil Rashid (centre) celebrates with Joe Root (left) Jos Buttler (second left) and Jason Roy (right) after taking the wicket of Australia's Aaron Finch in Cardiff. Picture: Nigel French/PA

Why leading England is no ‘impossible’ job for Jos Buttler

Jos Buttler will relish the challenge if he is asked to lead England again as they bid for a series-clinching victory over Australia at Trent Bridge.

Yorkshire's Liam Plunkett.

‘Disappointed’ Liam Plunkett ready to talk to rivals with Headingley future in doubt

LIAM PLUNKETT has criticised Yorkshire for dropping him from their one-day team and revealed that he is looking to leave.

England's Jonny Bairstow celebrates his ODI century against Scotland in Edinburgh. it was to prove in vain as Scotland won by six runs. Picture: Jane Barlow/PA

In-form Jonny Bairstow ready for different challenge posed by Australia

It has been some year for Yorkshire’s Jonny Bairstow in one-day cricket.

England's Sam Billings reacts after being caught.

England stunned as Scotland capture prized win

THE historic victory over England in the one-off one-day international in Edinburgh is a massive statement from Scottish cricket, says Calum MacLeod.

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