With the victory at Headingley, Root surpassed the likes of Michael Vaughan (26), Andrew Strauss (24) and Alastair Cook (24) in terms of most number of wins by an England Test captain.
India vs England: Virat Kohli hints at rejig in pace unit after visitors' innings loss at Headingley
India will play the fourth Test at the Oval from 2 September and at least one, if not two, among Ishant Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami could be rested.
India vs England: Will give Rishabh Pant 'all the space' he needs in remaining games, says Virat Kohli
Pant hasn't been able to get going with the bat in the ongoing England series, managing 25 at Nottingham, 37 and 22 at Lord's, and 2 and 1 at Leeds for a total of only 87 runs.
India vs England: 'Fantastic, ruthless performance', Cricket Twitter hails Joe Root and Co's emphatic innings victory at Headingley
India, 215-2 overnight in their second innings, collapsed against the new ball, losing eight wickets for 63 runs in 19.3 overs on Saturday with Ollie Robinson taking 5-65.
India vs England: Ollie Robinson blows away Indian batting order as hosts bounce back with innings win at Headingley
All the good work on Friday when India reached 215 for two at stumps was completely undone as Robinson and the other English seamers hit the right lengths and got movement off-the pitch to wrap up the Indian innings in a jiffy
India vs England: Cheteshwar Pujara leads the way as Indian top order fights back on Day 3 at Headingley
Pujara, who has been pilloried of late for his ultra-defensive approach and castigated for not showing enough "intent", smashed 16 boundaries in his 91 not out off 180 balls on the third day.
Anderson's masterclass was on full display in an awe-inspiring spell of 8-5-6-3 with the new ball as England bowled India out for 78 after Virat Kohli opted to bat in the first Test here on Wednesday.
TV cameras showed a visibly agitated India captain Virat Kohli asking Siraj, who was stationed at the boundary at that time, to throw the object out on Wednesday.
India vs England: Blown away in 3 hours and 52 minutes — Kohli and Co lack application on a day when patience was paramount
On a day when patience was the need of the hour, in challenging conditions, the Indian batsmen lacked application and crumbled to their third lowest total in England.
India vs England: James Anderson, English openers shine as Indians endure horror Day 1 at Headingley
India were shot out for a lowly 78 after opting to bat in the third Test at Headingley, before Haseeb Hameed and Rory Burns struck fifties to guide England to 120/0 at close of play.
India would look to carry forward the aggression and intensity from the Lord's Test and maintain the stranglehold while England's primary challenge would be to recover mentally from loss and hit the refresh button as both teams head into the Headingley Test.
India vs England: 'One of the great Test match days for India', Twitter erupts in joy as Virat Kohli's men register emphatic win in Lord's Test
India beat England in the second Test by 151 runs to take 1-0 lead in the five-match series. Here's how twitter reacted to the stunning victory
Rana alleges he was subjected to racist slurs and hooting from the home crowd when he played for Yorkshire in 2008 and 2009.
England vs West Indies: Former Windies pacer Curtly Ambrose says visitors should rest Shai Hope in third Test
Ambrose said "something has gone terribly wrong" with the Barbadian batsman since his famous centuries at Headingley.
All-rounder Mitchell Marsh has been recalled to the 12-man squad in place of Travis Head to ease the workload on Australia's impressive pace attack.
Ashes 2019: Steve Waugh rejoins Australia squad as mentor ahead of fourth Test to help team regain urn
Waugh had left the squad after the first two tests as scheduled but has rejoined the group ahead of the fourth test at Old Trafford starting on Wednesday.
The Australia number three, Khawaja, is hardly alone in his struggles, with only Steve Smith (126.00), Marnus Labuschagne (71.00) and Travis Head (32.00) averaging above 30.
Ashes 2019: Ben Stokes's performance in third Test better than Ian Botham's 1981 display, says former England player Mike Brearley
Ben Stokes's astonishing match-winning performance in the third Ashes Test at Headingley upstages that of Ian Botham in 1981 at the same ground, according to former England captain Mike Brearley.
Jasprit Bumrah jumps to seventh in ICC Test bowlers' rankings, Ben Stokes moves to career-best second in all-rounders' list
Bumrah, the fastest Indian pacer to 50 wickets, is now seventh in the bowlers' list after a leap of nine places owing to his five-wicket haul against the West Indies.
The Final Word Ashes Podcast: Listen to Geoff Lemon and Adam Collins as they try to make sense of Ben Stokes' brilliance at Headingley
In today's episode of The Final Word Ashes Podcast, Geoff Lemon and Adam Collins discuss one of the greatest Test knocks of all time played by Ben Stokes at Headingley