Billy Root      

Full name William Thomas Root

Born August 5, 1992, Sheffield, Yorkshire

Current age 22 years 263 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
4/49, 46 Lds-Brd MCCU v Lancashire Manchester 12 Apr 2015 Other
18, 6 Lds-Brd MCCU v Yorkshire Leeds 7 Apr 2015 FC
4 Lds-Brd MCCU v Sussex Hove 2 Apr 2015 FC
3 Lds-Brd MCCU v Durham MCCU Durham 27 Mar 2015 Other OD
49 Notts 2nd XI v Durham 2nd Gosforth 5 Aug 2014 Other
8 Notts 2nd XI v Durham 2nd Gosforth 4 Aug 2014 Other OD
26, 61* Notts 2nd XI v Glam 2nd XI Nottingham 29 Jul 2014 Other
61 Notts 2nd XI v Glam 2nd XI Nettleworth 28 Jul 2014 Other OD
86* Notts 2nd XI v Warwcks 2nd Birmingham 15 Jul 2014 Other
16 Notts 2nd XI v Warwcks 2nd Birmingham 14 Jul 2014 Other OD
Latest Articles
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
2nd Test: West Indies v England at St George's - Apr 21-25
West Indies 299 & 202/2 England 464
Durham v Sussex at Chester-le-Street
Apr 26-29, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Gloucs v Derbyshire at Bristol
Apr 26-29, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton
Apr 26-29, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Kent at Manchester
Apr 26-29, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Leics v Northants at Leicester
Apr 26-29, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton
Apr 26-29, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Surrey v Essex at The Oval
Apr 26-29, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Leeds
Apr 26-29, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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