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Joe Root

Joe Root is one of the best and most talented English cricketers. His height is approx. 183 cm.

He started playing cricket at a young age. He started his International career for the England cricket team in 2013.

He represented England national cricket team in all formats. He plays as a batting all-rounder in England’s national cricket team.

Personal Intro

Joe Root is an English cricketer. He was born on 30 December 1990 in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. He is also known as Joe, Shorty, and The Golden Child.

Name Joseph Edward Root
Nickname Joe, Shorty, The Golden Child
DOB 30 December 1990
Age 33 Years
Birth Place Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England
Home Town Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England
Country England
Language English
Religion Christian
Hobbies Playing Cricket


Joe Root studied at King Ecgbert School, Sheffield. After school, he studied at Worksop College in Worksop.

King Ecgbert School, Sheffield
Worksop College in Worksop

Family Info

Joe Root was married in 2018 and his wife’s name is Carrie Cotterell. The couple has a son whose name is Alfred William Root and a daughter whose name is Isabella Root.

Joe Root father’s name is Matt Root and his mother’s name is Helen Root. His brother’s name is Billy Root he is also a cricketer. He has two sisters whose names are Wanda Root and Amanda Root.

Girl Friend or Wife Carrie Cotterell
Father Matt Root
Mother Helen Root
Brothers Billy Root
Sisters Wanda Root and Amanda Root
Sons Alfred William Root
Daughters Isabella Root
Others N/A

Physical Info

Joe Root height is approx. 6 feet and his weight is approx. 75 kg. Her hair color is brown.

Height Feet: 6 feet
Meters: 1.83 m
Centimeters: 183 cm
Weight 75 Kg
Hair Color Brown

Net Worth

His Net Worth, Salary and Match Fee information is available here.

Net Worth 10 million
Salary N/A
Match Fee N/A


Joe Root Scores His Fastest Test Hundred! | England v New Zealand 2022

Cricket Info

Joe Root has been part of the England national cricket team since 2012. He is a right-handed batsman and right-arm off-break bowler. 

He plays as an all-rounder in England’s cricket team. His main strength is batting. His T20 and ODI shirt number is 66 (previously 5, 61).

Batting Right-handed
Bowling Right-arm off break
Role in Team All Rounder
Coach or Mentor N/A
Jersey / Shirt Number 66 (previously 5, 61)

Cricket Debut

He made his T20 debut on 22 December 2012 v India. His T20 cap number is 63 and his shirt number is 66.

He made his ODI debut on 11 January 2013 v India. His ODI cap number is 227 and his shirt number is 66.

He made his Test debut on 13 December 2012 v India and his Test cap number is 655.

T20 Debut (Cap 63)
22 December 2012 v India
ODI Debut (Cap 227)
11 January 2013 v India
Test Debut (Cap 655)
13 December 2012 v India

Major Teams

He plays for the England International Cricket team, in T20 Leagues and domestic tournaments.


Dubai Capitals

England Lions

England Under-19s

Rajasthan Royals

Sydney Thunder

Trent Rockets


Yorkshire 2nd XI

Yorkshire Academy

Yorkshire Under-17s