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Billy Root      

Full name William Thomas Root

Born August 5, 1992, Sheffield, Yorkshire

Current age 22 years 364 days

Major teams Leicestershire 2nd XI, Marylebone Cricket Club Young Cricketers, Nottinghamshire 2nd XI, Worcestershire 2nd XI, Yorkshire 2nd XI

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Relation Brother - JE Root

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 2 3 0 28 18 9.33 66 42.42 0 0 3 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Sussex v Leeds/Bradford MCCU at Hove, Apr 2-4, 2015 scorecard
Last First-class Yorkshire v Leeds/Bradford MCCU at Leeds, Apr 7-9, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
132*, 28*, 0/4 Notts 2nd XI v MCC Uni Cambridge 27 Jul 2015 Other
13* Notts 2nd XI v Nthants 2nd Nottingham 23 Jul 2015 Other OD
0/64, 1 Notts 2nd XI v Worcs 2nd XI Long Eaton 9 Jul 2015 Other OD
0, 2/48, 3 Notts 2nd XI v Worcs 2nd XI Nottingham 6 Jul 2015 Other
4, 2/37 Notts 2nd XI v Derby 2nd XI Derby 2 Jul 2015 Other OD
0/2, 49, 166* Notts 2nd XI v Derby 2nd XI Derby 29 Jun 2015 Other
1/23 Notts 2nd XI v Unicorns Challow & Childrey 25 Jun 2015 Other T20
20 Notts 2nd XI v Unicorns Challow & Childrey 25 Jun 2015 Other T20
1/51, 85* Notts 2nd XI v Warwcks 2nd Coventry 19 Jun 2015 Other OD
28 Notts 2nd XI v Lancs 2nd XI Worksop 11 Jun 2015 Other T20
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Latest Photos

May 18, 2013

Joe Root and twelfth man Billy Root in the field, England v New Zealand, 1st Investec Test, Lord's, 3rd day, May 18, 2013

Joe Root and twelfth man Billy Root in the field

© Getty Images

May 17, 2013

Joe Root, on the left, had his younger brother Billy for company as 12th man, England v New Zealand, 1st Test, Lord's, 2nd day, May, 17, 2013

Joe Root, on the left, had his younger brother Billy for company as 12th man

© PA Photos

Country Fixtures Country Results
Group A: Gloucs v Durham at Bristol - Aug 4
Gloucs won by 71 runs (D/L method)
Group B: Lancashire v Notts at Liverpool - Aug 4
Notts won by 4 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
Kent v Northants at Canterbury - Aug 4-7
Kent 167 Northants 172/2 (44 ov)
Group A: Derbyshire v Leics at Derby - Aug 4
Derbyshire won by 6 wickets (with 115 balls remaining)
Group B: Hampshire v Essex at Southampton - Aug 4
Hampshire 209 Essex 189/2 (36.3/50 ov)
Group A: Surrey v Worcs at The Oval - Aug 4
Surrey 328/7 Worcs 191/4 (35/50 ov)
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