Nick Compton

  • Cook backs Root's role as an opener 10-07-2013 09:05 AM

    Nottingham, United Kingdom: England captain Alastair Cook said Tuesday he had no qualms about having Joe Root open alongside him in the cauldron of an Ashes Test. All of Root's six previous Tests have been as a middle-order batsman, with the 22-year-old's average 42.40 - not bad for a fledgling...
  • Nick Compton's Ashes hopes dented by England snub 24-06-2013 09:55 PM

    London: England gave a major hint regarding their thinking ahead of the first Ashes Test against Australia by dropping Nick Compton and promoting Joe Root to opener for a four-day warm-up match against county side Essex. Compton has paid the price for scoring just 39 runs in four innings in...
  • Haryana vs Eng XI: as it happened 08-11-2012 09:17 AM

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