Tag: English cricketer

List of international cricket five-wicket hauls by Fred Trueman

Fred Trueman was an English cricketer , an “aggressive” [1] fast bowler widely known as “Fiery Fred”. [1] He is generally acknowledged to have been one of the greatest bowlers in cricket history. [1] [2] He represented England in 67 Test matches , and was the first bowler to take 300 wickets in a Test Taking to reach the landmark. [3] Continue reading “List of international cricket five-wicket hauls by Fred Trueman”

List of international cricket centuries by Joe Root

Joe Root is an English cricketer and current captain of the England cricket team [1] in Tests. He has scored centuries (100 or more runs in a single innings ) in Test and One Day International (ODI) matches on 12 and 10 occasions respectively. [2] [3] As of July 6, 2017, he has played 54 Tests and 92 ODIs for England, scoring 4,594 and 3,802 runs respectively. He is considered as one of the promising cricketers in current international arena in all formats. [4] In 2014, Wisden named him as one of their cricketers of the year in 2014. Continue reading “List of international cricket centuries by Joe Root”