Assam Tribune – �From our point of view, we�ll be targeting every single one of them (the Australians),� the 26-year-old told reporters ahead of a second four-day warm-up match against the Cricket Australia XI in Townsville.

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  • From our point of view, we�ll be targeting every single one of them (the Australians),� the 26-year-old told reporters ahead of a second four-day warm-up match against the Cricket Australia XI in Townsville.
  • Root said he expected a �hostile…
  • One key concern is a lack of big runs for England�s top order in the warm-up games so far, with no batsman going on to score a century despite most getting good starts, and a lack of runs for former captain Alastair Cook.
  • I still think that this game, that�s one of the things we really want to get out of it, is guys going on and making big hundreds,� Root said.
  • Some would say you don�t want to peak too early and get too many big runs early in these warm-up games but ultimately getting good habits is always a good thing so that�s the way we have to approach it.

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