Grenada Day 4: England defeat casts doubts over Root’s future March 27, 2022

from Test Match Special· ·

Will Joe Root stay on as Test captain? That’s the question everyone is asking after England’s ten wicket defeat to the West Indies in Grenada that continues a poor run of form for England. Root tells Jonathan Agnew that he wants to stay on – Aggers and Dean Wilson discuss whether that’s likely or not, as well as what the series defeat means for English cricket, especially after the decision to leave out Broad and Anderson. We hear from West Indies captain Kraigg Brathwaite, we review which players have done well and which have done badly, plus we get the …



Will Joe Root stay on as Test captain? That’s the question everyone is asking after England’s ten wicket defeat to the West Indies in Grenada that continues a poor run of form for England. Root tells Jonathan Agnew that he wants to stay on – Aggers and Dean Wilson discuss whether that’s likely or not, as well as what the series defeat means for English cricket, especially after the decision to leave out Broad and Anderson. We hear from West Indies captain Kraigg Brathwaite, we review which players have done well and which have done badly, plus we get the latest from New Zealand, where England have qualified for the semi finals of the Women’s World Cup.