Woakes ruled out of Champions Trophy with side strain
Jun 13 2017
He was not required to bat as England lost only two wickets on their way to chasing down that winning total with 16 balls to spare.
"I don't really offer too much or anything like that (to the captain)".
"There were no signs of my side being tight or sore before the game yesterday, so it s just one of those things and you have to take it on the chin". He combined for 166 with Mushfiqur Rahim, who was out for 79 straight after Tamim departed.
That was Bangladesh's highest ODI stand outside of Asia, surpassing the 141 put on by Mushfiqur and Mahmudullah when the Tigers knocked England out of the 2015 World Cup with a dramatic 15-run win in Adelaide. "On this wicket we were a little bit short". So whatever team we see fit for the next match against Bangladesh at The Oval, we'll look at the conditions there and see what sort of wicket we get.
Ben Stokes was among the many left to thread their way across London as the capital's transport links were brought to a standstill by Saturday night's terror attack.
Root, whose right calf began cramping midway through his innings, finished the match with a pair of boundaries - Nos.
Root deftly worked the ball off his pads and behind square on the off side and, despite being in obvious discomfort after suffering the injury on 61, completed a 10th ODI hundred.
Victory came at a price, though, for the bookies' title favorites.