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Joe Root to be officially unveiled as England test captain

Root replaces Alistair Cook in the top job Credit: PA

Yorkshire's Joe Root will hold his first press conference since he was appointed England's new test cricket captain today.

The batsman replaced Alistair Cook in charge of the national side on Monday.

He becomes the first Yorkshireman since Michael Vaughan to captain England.

The press conference will be held at Yorkshire's home ground of Headingley this afternoon.