Joe Edward Root is an English cricket player, playing in England cricket team for a half decade now. Joe was born on 30 December 1990 currently age 27 in Dore, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. This right handed batsman and right handed bowler and off-spinner have the great story about his past as well as his present. In his journey of cricket, he made an impressive amount of fortune along with any awards and titles for his award winning performance. Let’s take a look at his early life and career like when he made his official debut in ODIs, T20’s and test matches.
A Batsman and a Captain of England cricket team started his career with Yorkshire (squad no. 5) a domestic cricket team in England. He made his official debut in test series in India in 2012 and the match was against India where he was batting as a 6th player and he scored 93 runs. His debut in Test match innings of 73 runs in 289- the minute is the 6th longest innings by an English batsman on debut. And the last test match he played was also against the India in December 2016. He is currently the No. 3 ranked batsman in Test cricket on the ICC Player Rankings. He was the 3rd third highest run-scorer in history of cricket after 25 Tests, ahead of him were Rahul Dravid and Brian Lara.
When it comes to one day innings and T20’s, he made his debut on the same tour of India on 11 January 2013 and his last ODI that he played was on 19 January 2016 which was also against the India. He is holding No. 8 in the ODI rankings and No. 7 in the T20’s rankings. He made 83 runs off just 44 balls in ICC World T20, 2016 match which was against South Africa and it was the 2nd best chase in T20’s and the best chase in World T20’s. Let’s see how this 27-year-old cricketer made his name and earned high profile reputation in the country and International cricket.
Joe Root Net Worth
Joe root has an estimated net worth of $1.6 million US dollars as of 2017. Joe Root is currently holding the position of captain of team England, surely earning hefty amount of salary annually. His annual salary is about £700,000 British pounds with Egland cricket team. When it comes to Test matches he charges £12,000, for ODIs and T20s he changes £5000 & £2,500 per match. With signing contract with White balls in 2016-17, he has confirmed the same salary as he is get paid playing for England cricket team. Thus after his debut, you can say his net worth is more than £1 million Pounds. So let’s see how this young cricketer spend his money when it comes to luxurious toys?
This young cricketer earns the hefty amount of annual salary from his contract with ECB and White balls. You can predict his luxurious toys and home. Unfortunately, there are no details available about his cars and motorcycle collection. Neither about his home not about any private jet and boats.
Physical Stats & More
Height in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in Feet-Inches- 6’ 0”
Weight in Kilograms- 70 kg
in Pounds- 154 lbs
Chest: 38 Inches
Waist: 32 inches
Biceps: 13 Inches
Eye Colour: Light Blue and
Hair Colour: Blonde
Son of (father)Matt Root and (Mother)Helen Root have a younger brother Billy Root who played cricket for Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club and two sisters named Wanda Root and Amanda Root. When it comes to the relationship, he is currently engaged to his girlfriend Carrie Cotterill and they will get married soon.
Currently, he is playing England cricket team and certain another cricket club in England. Though he has also been a part of IPLs and other international cricket leagues. When it comes to business, he is not involved in any but he is surely making handsome amount of money by endorsing the brands in England as well as in other countries.
Joe Edward Roots is high profile cricket player, playing for England and Yorkshire cricket club from where he started his career. His performance was always an award winning and won several awards making him top-notch cricketer.