Cook's double ton rips record books to shreds

2017-12-29 08:57

England opener Alastair Cook's unbeaten double ton in the fourth Ashes Test in Melbourne has rewritten cricket's record books.

Cook apologetic after eclipsing Brian Lara

2017-12-28 14:27

England opener Alastair Cook effectively apologised to West Indies legend Brian Lara for moving past him on the all-time Test runscorers list.

Twitter reacts to Cook's double ton masterclass

2017-12-28 10:50

Alastair Cook played one of the best innings of his career on Thursday and Twitter has responded accordingly.

Go big! Cook urged on

2017-12-27 12:20

Alastair Cook was urged to capitalise on his drought-breaking, unbeaten century after England's much-maligned old guard finally enjoyed a day to remember.

'Patience' urged for out-of-form England duo

2017-12-20 14:10

Former England coach Peter Moores feels that veteran's Stuart Broad and Alastair Cook should be extended patience after a lean run in Australia.

Cook not thinking about retirement

2017-12-12 11:23

Former England captain Alastair Cook has "no idea" when he will be retiring and is completely focused on beating Australia in his 150th Test.

Cook dismisses 'irrelevant' Johnson talk ahead of Ashes

2017-11-21 13:22

Alastair Cook dismissed talk of Mitchell Johnson as "irrelevant" on Tuesday as England prepare to face Australia's new-look pace attack in the first Ashes Test.

Stoneman hits ton, Cook back in the runs

2017-11-16 11:20

Mark Stoneman scored the first century of the Ashes tour as Alastair Cook regained form in the match against a Cricket Australia XI in Townsville on Thursday.

Root 'privileged' to lead England greats

2017-08-20 10:08

Joe Root said he felt "extremely privileged" in captaining three of England's most successful Test cricketers - Alastair Cook, James Anderson and Stuart Broad.

Cook hails 'phenomenal' Root

2017-08-18 07:33

Alastair Cook suggested Joe Root is the best England batsman he had played alongside after they both marked the country's entry into day/night Test cricket with hundreds.


Cook completes rare feat of endurance at Ashes

2017-12-29 07:35

One ball was all it took for England opener Alastair Cook to complete one of cricket's greatest feats of endurance.

Cook says he deserved the axe - before epic double ton

2017-12-28 11:51

Alastair Cook says selectors would have been entitled to drop him over his poor form - before his masterful double-century.

Records tumble as Cook hits double century

2017-12-28 09:35

Alastair Cook hit a double hundred to defy Australian attempts to wrap up England's first innings in the fourth Ashes in Melbourne.

Cook, Broad defy critics as England hit back

2017-12-27 09:51

Alastair Cook rebounded from his recent form slump in spectacular fashion to score an unbeaten century as England enjoyed one of its best days of the Ashes series.

Bayliss backs veterans to find form

2017-12-18 15:56

England coach Trevor Bayliss has backed veterans Alastair Cook and Stuart Broad to come good after a trying Test in Perth.

Good signs for Australia with Root, Cook in check - Starc

2017-11-26 18:34

Mitchell Starc says there are encouraging signs for Australia after winning the early battles with England's top batting duo Joe Root and Alastair Cook.

England draw final fixture before Ashes

2017-11-18 08:47

The Cricket Australia XI batted out the final day to draw their four-day tour match with England in Townsville.

Root, Cook out cheaply for England

2017-11-04 14:05

Mark Stoneman and James Vince were in the runs but skipper Joe Root was dismissed cheaply as England made a solid start to their Ashes tour in Perth.

Cook double century adds to Windies woes

2017-08-18 18:18

Alastair Cook's double century ensured West Indies continued to struggle in the inaugural day/night Test in England at Edgbaston.

Cook, Root shine for England in Windies day/nighter

2017-08-17 17:34

The first day/night Test in England saw Alastair Cook and Joe Root in the familiar position of rebuilding the innings after the West Indies made early inroads at Edgbaston.

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