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Who has become the first England player to complete 17,000 runs in International cricket?
Ben Stokes
Joe Root
Joss Butler
Jonny Bairstow

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Joe Root

Joe Root has become the first English player to complete 17000 runs in International cricket. He scored an unbeaten 115 runs in 170 balls while chasing a target of 277 runs to lead his team to a 5-wicket win over New Zealand in the first Test at Lord's to take a 1-0 lead in the three match Test series.

The former England Test skipper also became the second English player and 14th overall to complete 10000 runs in Test cricket.

Source : The Print

Published On : June 6, 2022
Category : Sports