Joe Root’s Mic Drop Celebration
England won the Royal London ODI Series against India on Tuesday at Headingley. After winning the match Joe Root celebrated the victory in a very odd manner. In the end of the match Root drop his bat just like singer drops the microphone at the end of the performance(mic drop celebration).
Root scored 2 consecutive centuries in this series. Due to Joe’s fantastic form England won the series by 2-1. He hit four in last by which England won the match and Joe completed his 13th century.
While in the post match presentation, he said “It was a car crash. I’ve not heard the end of it. It was something I immediately regretted.”
It was Joe’s 13th century, most by any English Batsman and this century helped England to clinch the series by 2-1.
He also added ” You’d think if you were going to do a celebration like that you’d have smacked it 30 yards out of the ground but it really didn’t get there did it?”
“It was the most embarrassing thing I’ve done on a cricket field.” he said
Therefore, it’s time for Test. Both the teams will face each other on 1st August 2018 at Edgbaston, Birmingham.
Before that India will face Essex on a Four day Practice Match from July 25 to July 28 at County Ground, Chelmsford.