Joe Root and James Taylor added 98 together, England v Sri Lanka, World Cup 2015, Group A, Wellington, March 1, 2015 © ICC

  • Mar 1, 2015

    Joe Root prepares to flay the ball © AFP

  • Mar 1, 2015

    Joe Root soaks in the cheers after getting to a century © Getty Images

  • Mar 1, 2015

    Joe Root kisses his helmet on reaching his fourth century © Getty Images

  • Mar 1, 2015

    Joe Root is congratulated on his fifty by Eoin Morgan © Associated Press

  • Mar 1, 2015

    Joe Root swivels in the crease to play a pull © Associated Press

  • Feb 20, 2015

    Joe Root plays a cut © Getty Images

  • Feb 12, 2015

    Ian Bell, Eoin Morgan and Joe Root share a joke while training © AFP

  • Feb 11, 2015

    Joe Root pulls on his way to 85 © Getty Images

  • Feb 11, 2015

    Joe Root made 85 off 89 balls to revive England after a middle-order wobble © AFP

  • Feb 11, 2015

    Joe Root plays a slog sweep © Getty Images

  • Jan 23, 2015

    Joe Root plays an orthodox drive © Getty Images

  • Jan 23, 2015

    Joe Root plays the scoop shot during his innings of 69 © Getty Images

  • Jan 19, 2015

    Joe Root waits for his turn to bat in the nets © Getty Images

  • Jan 16, 2015

    Joe Root was caught at slip off Pat Cummins © Getty Images

  • Dec 16, 2014

    Amid the wreckage Joe Root played another lovely innings © Getty Images

  • Dec 13, 2014

    Only Joe Root with a measured half-century got to grips with the chase © Getty Images

  • Dec 11, 2014

    Joe Root raises a third ODI hundred © Getty Images

  • Dec 11, 2014

    Joe Root plays a reverse sweep © Getty Images