India vs England: Joe Root to play his 100th Test at Chennai

India vs England: Joe Root’s journey began his Test match journey against India at Nagpur. his calm and composed innings of 73 that lasted for 289 minutes made sure England were in the game. The hosts were 139/5 when Root came into bat and saved the day for them. It was back in the year 2012, Now things have changed as England tour India for two long months. Root will be playing his 100th Test at Chennai and he will be the 14th England cricketer to do so.

In an interview with The Hindu, he shared his thoughts on his milestone “It’s great to come full circle and be back here [in India]. The way it started on that first tour in2012, it was a real eye-opener for me, learning to play spin, playing with some great players and strong opposition. To come back to Chennai and play my 100th Test is very special. I can’t wait.”

England will play five Test matches, the series will kick-off from February 5. After Test, it will the shorter formats which includes five T20Is and three ODIs.

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