Former England skipper Sir Alastair Cook is set to join the MCC's World Cricket Committee alongside Cricket West Indies president Ricky Skerritt.
Sir Alastair Cook has received his knighthood from The Queen in an investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
Former England cricket and rugby captains Alastair Cook and Bill Beaumont headlined sporting personalities in the New Year's Honours List with both men receiving knighthoods.
Uncapped Surrey batsman Rory Burns is set to replace Alastair Cook at the top of England's order after being named in a 16-man squad.
Alastair Cook said the final Test of his glittering career had contained some of the most "surreal" days of his cricketing life.
Alastair Cook marked his final England innings with a hundred before James Anderson became the joint most successful fast bowler in Test history.
Alastair Cook has scored his 33rd Test century in his farewell international match at the Oval, bringing the curtain down on a record-breaking England career in style.
Alastair Cook's typically grinding effort of 46 not out in his final Test innings left England in a strong position in the fifth Test against India at the Oval.
Alastair Cook marked his final Test appearance with a fifty before India's Jasprit Bumrah sparked an England collapse at the Oval on Friday.
Alastair Cook was straight into the action in his farewell Test after England captain Joe Root won the toss and elected to bat against India at The Oval.
England legend Sir Alastair Cook admits he became jealous of more flamboyant batsman like David Warner towards the end of his Test career.
Alastair Cook believes England can end decades of Cricket World Cup disappointment with a triumph on home soil this year.
Former England skipper Alastair Cook is set to receive a knighthood in the New Year's Honours.
James Anderson was hailed as "England's greatest cricketer" by the retiring Alastair Cook shortly after he became the most prolific fast bowler in Test history.
Alastair Cook marked his final England innings with a "dream come true" hundred before James Anderson became the joint most successful fast bowler in Test history.
Alastair Cook became just the fifth player and first Englishman to score a hundred in both their first and last Tests.
Alastair Cook will be badly missed on and off the field when he retires, England assistant coach Paul Farbrace has said.
National selector Ed Smith says he is keen for England to make use of Alastair Cook's knowledge and experience after his retirement.
Alastair Cook was lauded as England's "greatest ever player" by former partner Andrew Strauss during his final Test before international retirement.
Alastair Cook hopes the passing of time will eventually allow him to heal his rift with Kevin Pietersen even though they have not spoken in four years.
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