Root surpassed Michael Vaughn’s record of 26 test wins as England defeated India in Headingley.
Joe Root improved Michael Vaughn’s record of 26 test wins and became England’s most successful captain as his team defeated India as follows: Inning and 76 runs In the third test at Headingley.
The big win at Leeds was Route’s 27th skipper. He outperformed several former England stars, including Vaughan (26), Andrew Strauss (24) and Alastair Cook (24), in most of the England test captain’s wins.
“As I said before the match, I live in my boyhood dream of captaining England. That’s what I dreamed of doing because I was really small,” Root said in England on August 28th. Said after the victory.
“I couldn’t be proud anymore Passed by Vaughn But instead of doing it yourself as a captain, it also depends on the group of players and the staff of the coach. “
I used the conditions of the first day: Joe Root
root England praised the entire team after a clinical show that leveled the five-game series 1-1. “I’m really proud of their way of doing this week. I was sitting here 1-1 right now with a big smile dressing room and two big games in front of me.”
Skipper was also praised for the opening round of England, Haseeb Hameed and Rory Burns. They got off to a solid start on the team thanks to the 135 run stand. “I think having such a substantial first partnership was almost a turning point in the game for me.
“Under the pump last week, going out and playing that way was great credit for those two young people. It really set up the game. We held the game really well. bottom.”
The route was further opened on England’s often criticized rest and rotation policies. “It was a very difficult time during my tenure as captain. There was a lot to fight and a lot around the game. Not everything is always focused on the field,” he said. rice field.
“But it’s part of the job. There’s no time limit. As long as I enjoy it, I feel we’re heading in the right direction and I’m the right person for it in my mind As long as I feel it, I’m happy to continue it. “