Alastair Cook

Still A Lot To Play For - Moeen Ali

England batsman Moeen Ali says that under-pressure captain Alastair Cook is the most mentally strong person he's ever met and that there is plenty to play for despite trailing the ODI series 3-0 to India.
4 September 2014

Cook Admits World Cup Dream 'Far-Fetched'

In the wake of another comprehensive defeat at the hands of India at Edgbaston, England captain Alastair Cook admits that the goal of winning the 2015 World Cup seems 'far-fetched'.
2 September 2014

Poor Batting Hurting England - Cook

England captain Alastair Cook admits that his side's batting has been poor during the One-Day International series with India, which they now trail 2-0 with two matches remaining.
30 August 2014

We Are 100 Per Cent Behind Cook - Alex Hales

England opening batsman Alex Hales says that he and his team-mates are fully supportive of Alastair Cook as he battles criticism of his role as captain of the One-Day International side.
29 August 2014

Cook Responds To Swann Criticism

England captain Alastair Cook has responded to criticism from former team-mate Graeme Swann by saying the comments are not helpful and that he is a 'little bit disappointed'.
28 August 2014

England Fined For Slow Over-Rate

England captain Alastair Cook and his players have been fined after maintaining a slow over-rate during their 133-run One-Day International defeat to India in Cardiff.
28 August 2014

Suresh Raina Century Was Crucial - MS Dhoni

Indian captain MS Dhoni has paid tribute to the century Suresh Raina scored against England in the second One-Day International in Cardiff, saying it was crucial to the outcome of the match.
27 August 2014

Alastair Cook Canvas To Be Auctioned For Charity

Alastair Cook is among a host of British sporting heroes who have been captured on canvas ahead of an auction to raise money for Willow, a charity which works with seriously ill young people and adults.
27 August 2014

Joe Root Defends Under-Fire Alastair Cook

Responding to comments made by Graeme Swann and Michael Vaughan suggesting that Alastair Cook should not be part of England's One-Day International squad, Joe Root has launched a staunch defence.
26 August 2014

England Storm Clear On Day Two

England ended day two of the fifth and final Test against India at the Kia Oval 237 runs ahead after closing on 385 for seven in their first innings.
16 August 2014

England-India Fifth Test Preview

England head to The Kia Oval on the back of two handsome wins over India at The Ageas Bowl and Emirates Old Trafford respectively and need only to draw the game to win the five-match series.
14 August 2014

Cook's Fortitude Impresses Moores

England coach Peter Moores has been highly impressed by Alastair Cook’s fortitude to lead his team out from a slump towards victory.
12 August 2014

Video - Cook, Dhoni React To Fourth Test Result

Following England's innings-and-54-run win over India on day three of the fourth Test at Emirates Old Trafford, captain Alastair Cook confirms that Stuart Broad has a broken nose after he was hit while batting.
9 August 2014

Video - Anderson/Jadeja Incident Behind Us - Cook

Watch as England captain Alastair Cook says his team are now putting the the James Anderson/Ravindra Jadeja incident behind them ahead of the fourth Test against India at Old Trafford.
6 August 2014

Cricket Betting: Cook Backed To Score A Ton

Bookmakers William Hill are reporting a surge of support for England captain Alastair Cook, who they have cut to 6/1 to score a century in the fourth Test against India at Old Trafford.
5 August 2014

Video - Anderson, Cook, Dhoni On Third Test

Watch reaction from England captain Alastair Cook, man of the match James Anderson and Indian captain MS Dhoni following the third Test between their two sides in Southampton.
31 July 2014

Video - Root Praises Captain Cook As England Close On Win

Watch as batsman Joe Root lauds the role captain Alastair Cook played in setting up England's victory push on day four of the third Test against India at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton.
30 July 2014

Farokh Engineer: England Can't Lose From Here

Farokh Engineer says England are already in a position from which they can't lose the third Test against India at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton after dominating the opening day.
27 July 2014

Ballance, Cook Blunt India

Gary Ballance hit an unbeaten century and Alastair Cook scored 95 as England made their way to 247 for two on the opening day of the third Test against India at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton.
27 July 2014

Video - Cook 'Desperate' To Retain Captaincy

Watch a series of videos as embattled England captain Alastair Cook looks ahead to the third Test against India, saying he is 'desperate' to continue leading the side.
26 July 2014

 
 
 
 
 
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