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ECB chalking out a plan to host international matches behind closed doors

The ECB had earlier postponed all professional cricket in the country till May 28.

Joe Root and Heather Knight
Joe Root and Heather Knight still train despite the season being suspended due to Coronavirus threat

Joe Root recently returned from Sri Lanka after Test series got abandoned due to COVID-19 outbreak.

‘Odds on Joe Root getting out in the 70s’, – England Test captain gets engaged in a virtual Test on Twitter

He is often criticised for not converting his fifties into three-figure scores.

Stuart Broad and Joe Root
Stuart Broad hilariously trolls Joe Root, offers him a hand after the handshake ban

Broad hilariously trolled his captain over his no handshake policy on the tour while being on the flight to Sri Lanka.

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Joe Root aims at finishing in top-2 of the Test championship following India’s defeat to New Zealand

Reacting on India's 0-2 defeat to New Zealand, English skipper Joe Root reckoned that it has open up a massive opportunity for other sides to finish in the top-2.

England v India - 3rd ODI: Royal London One-Day Series
England players ban handshakes in the wake of Coronavirus threat

England will be playing two Tests in Sri Lanka and Joe Root's men will be hoping to do an encore of 2018 when they whitewashed the Lankans in their own den.

Joe Root and Jofra Archer
‘It’s not his fault’ – Jofra Archer refuses to blame skipper Joe Root for elbow injury

Archer could not perform as per expectations on the tour of New Zealand and his fortunes did not change in the first Test against South Africa either.

Aakash Chopra
Aakash Chopra names his current Fab 4; removes Joe Root and Steve Smith

Chopra even led to naming Azam in his new fab four saying that based on his form and record, he can no longer be ignored from the fab four lists.