Billy Root      

Full name William Thomas Root

Born August 5, 1992, Sheffield, Yorkshire

Current age 23 years 358 days

Major teams Leicestershire 2nd XI, Marylebone Cricket Club Young Cricketers, Nottinghamshire, 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 5 7 0 275 133 39.28 490 56.12 1 1 29 1 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 5 3 42 18 0 - - - 2.57 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Sussex v Leeds/Bradford MCCU at Hove, Apr 2-4, 2015 scorecard
Last First-class Sussex v Leeds/Bradford MCCU at Hove, Apr 5-7, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3, 9 Notts 2nd XI v Yorks 2nd XI Long Eaton 19 Jul 2016 Other
1, 87 Notts 2nd XI v Durham 2nd Nottingham 5 Jul 2016 Other
6 Notts 2nd XI v Durham 2nd Nottingham 4 Jul 2016 Other OD
27, 0/5 Notts 2nd XI v Derby 2nd XI Worksop 30 Jun 2016 Other OD
- Notts 2nd XI v Nthants 2nd Nottingham 13 Jun 2016 Other T20
26, 0/11 Notts 2nd XI v Leics 2nd XI Loughborough 9 Jun 2016 Other OD
8, 0/5 Notts 2nd XI v Leics 2nd XI Hinckley 6 Jun 2016 Other
4 Notts 2nd XI v Unicorns Nottingham 3 Jun 2016 Other T20
18, 3/49 Notts 2nd XI v Warwcks 2nd Nottingham 1 Jun 2016 Other OD
1/18, 16 Notts 2nd XI v Yorks 2nd XI Long Eaton 27 May 2016 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
1st Youth Test: England U19 v S Lanka U19 at Cambridge - Jul 26-29
England U19 500/9d S Lanka U19 211/4 (70 ov)
South Group: Middlesex v Essex at Lord's
Jul 28, 2016 (18:15 local | 17:15 GMT | 13:15 EDT | 12:15 CDT | 10:15 PDT)
South Group: Sussex v Glamorgan at Hove
Jul 28, 2016 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
Worcs v Pakistanis at Worcester
Jul 29-30, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
North Group: Durham v Derbyshire at Chester-le-Street
Jul 29, 2016 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
South Group: Essex v Glamorgan at Chelmsford
Jul 29, 2016 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
South Group: Gloucs v Middlesex at Bristol
Jul 29, 2016 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
South Group: Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton
Jul 29, 2016 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
North Group: Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester
Jul 29, 2016 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
North Group: Northants v Yorkshire at Northampton
Jul 29, 2016 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
North Group: Notts v Leics at Nottingham
Jul 29, 2016 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
South Group: Surrey v Kent at The Oval
Jul 29, 2016 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
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