England give Burns chance to fill Cook's shoes

2018-09-21 17:14

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.

Cook talks of 'surreal' Test exit after dramatic ton

2018-09-10 22:53

Alastair Cook said the final Test of his glittering career had contained some of the most "surreal" days of his cricketing life.

Ton-up Cook enjoys fairytale finish, Anderson rocks India

2018-09-10 19:56

Alastair Cook marked his final England innings with a hundred before James Anderson became the joint most successful fast bowler in Test history.

Cook scores century in his final Test

2018-09-10 13:57

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.

Cook holds firm in farewell Test

2018-09-09 21:03

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.

Cook exit in final Test sparks England collapse

2018-09-07 21:05

Alastair Cook marked his final Test appearance with a fifty before India's Jasprit Bumrah sparked an England collapse at the Oval on Friday.

England bat against India in 5th Test

2018-09-07 11:58

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.

Root hopes 'century is written in the stars' for Cook

2018-09-06 20:09

Joe Root hopes a ton is "written in the stars" for Alastair Cook as England try to send their him out on a high by beating India in the fifth Test.

Cook had retirement in mind for 6 months

2018-09-05 15:09

Alastair Cook had considered retiring from England duty for the last six months before finally announcing the end of his international career.

Biff pays tribute to old rival Cook

2018-09-04 08:50

Former Proteas captain Graeme Smith has pid tribute to Alastair Cook, who is retiring from Test cricket.


Anderson hailed by Cook as 'England's greatest cricketer'

2018-09-11 22:33

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.

Ton-up Cook enjoys 'dream' finish before Anderson rocks India

2018-09-10 21:03

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.

Cook joins select first, last Test hundred club

2018-09-10 15:32

Alastair Cook became just the fifth player and first Englishman to score a hundred in both their first and last Tests.

Cook will be badly missed by England - Farbrace

2018-09-10 07:35

Alastair Cook will be badly missed on and off the field when he retires, England assistant coach Paul Farbrace has said.

England keen to use Cook's expertise

2018-09-09 14:51

National selector Ed Smith says he is keen for England to make use of Alastair Cook's knowledge and experience after his retirement.

Strauss lauds Cook as England's 'greatest player'

2018-09-07 18:17

Alastair Cook was lauded as England's "greatest ever player" by former partner Andrew Strauss during his final Test before international retirement.

Cook hopes England exit leads to end of Pietersen rift

2018-09-06 22:09

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.

India eager to spoil Cook's England farewell

2018-09-06 07:06

Ravi Shastri has promised India "will not throw in the towel" when they face England in the fifth Test at The Oval starting this week.

David Lloyd: Cook shouldn't be granted 'final Test'

2018-09-05 11:26

Former player and coach David Lloyd has suggested the retiring Alastair Cook not be afforded a final Test against India this week.

England still face tough questions despite India uccess

2018-09-03 22:49

England may have just completed a series win over India but Alastair Cook's impending retirement has added to their list of problems.

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