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Billy Root      

Full name William Thomas Root

Born August 5, 1992, Sheffield, Yorkshire

Current age 22 years 293 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
1 Notts 2nd XI v Yorks 2nd XI Harrogate 21 May 2015 Other T20
27 Notts 2nd XI v Yorks 2nd XI Harrogate 21 May 2015 Other T20
41 Suffolk v Herts Harpenden 17 May 2015 Other OD
106*, 0/8 Lds-Brd MCCU v M.C.C. Leeds 24 Apr 2015 Other OD
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
27 Lds-Brd MCCU v Leics Leicester 19 Mar 2015 Other OD
49 Notts 2nd XI v Durham 2nd Gosforth 5 Aug 2014 Other
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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

Tournament Results
Afghanistan v Ireland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Ireland v Namibia at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 9 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)
Canada v Scotland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Scotland won by 4 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Hong Kong v U.S.A. at Dubai (CA2) - Mar 23, 2012
Hong Kong won by 77 runs
Nepal v P.N.G. at Dubai (CA) - Mar 23, 2012
Nepal won by 6 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Bermuda v Uganda at Dubai (CA2) - Mar 23, 2012
Bermuda won by 41 runs
Ireland v Netherlands at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Ireland won by 7 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
Italy v Kenya at Dubai (CA) - Mar 23, 2012
Kenya won by 38 runs
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