Alastair Cook

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ENG vs WI: Stuart Broad unhappy after missing series opener

10 Jul 2020

ENG vs WI: Stuart Broad unhappy after missing series opener

Pace spearhead Stuart Broad is disappointed after being left out of England's XI for the first Test against West Indies.

England vs West Indies, Day 1: Key moments and takeaways

09 Jul 2020

England vs West Indies, Day 1: Key moments and takeaways

International cricket resumed after a hiatus of 116 days as hosts England faced West Indies on Day 1 of the first Test, at the Ageas Oval.

#ENGvsWI: Ben Stokes to lead England in Root's absence

01 Jul 2020

#ENGvsWI: Ben Stokes to lead England in Root's absence

England captain Joe Root will miss the series opener against West Indies as his wife Carrie is due to give birth to their second child, later this week.

#ThisDayThatYear: Alastair Cook reaches 10,000 Test runs

30 May 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Alastair Cook reaches 10,000 Test runs

On this day in 2016, Alastair Cook became the first England player to score 10,000 runs in Test cricket.

Five players who had an impactful Test debut against India

24 Feb 2020

Five players who had an impactful Test debut against India

Fast bowler Kyle Jamieson had a dream debut in Test cricket as New Zealand beat India by 10 wickets in the Wellington Test.

MCC World Cricket Committee ropes in Alastair Cook, Ricky Skerritt

29 Jan 2020

MCC World Cricket Committee ropes in Alastair Cook, Ricky Skerritt

Former English skipper Sir Alastair Cook, along with former Windies manager Ricky Skerritt, have been roped in as the newest members of the MCC World Cricket Committee.

Cheteshwar Pujara hits 50th FC ton: List of records scripted

12 Jan 2020

Cheteshwar Pujara hits 50th FC ton: List of records scripted

India's senior cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara joined an elite list of cricketers after scoring a century in First-Class cricket against Karnataka.

Peter Siddle retires from international cricket: List of his achievements

29 Dec 2019

Peter Siddle retires from international cricket: List of his achievements

Australian pacer Peter Siddle has announced his retirement from international cricket after being released by Australia for the third Test against New Zealand.

A look at Virat Kohli's performance in this decade

25 Dec 2019

A look at Virat Kohli's performance in this decade

From 2010 to 2019, Indian cricketer Virat Kohli went on to dominate the scenes.

James Anderson to join an elite list of Test cricketers

25 Dec 2019

James Anderson to join an elite list of Test cricketers

South Africa and England are all set to battle it out in a four-match Test series, starting December 26 in Centurion.

Joe Root smashes double century against New Zealand: Records broken

02 Dec 2019

Joe Root smashes double century against New Zealand: Records broken

England captain Joe Root smashed a double century against New Zealand on Day 4 of the second Test against New Zealand in Hamilton on Monday.

David Warner scores triple century: Here are the records broken

30 Nov 2019

David Warner scores triple century: Here are the records broken

Australian swashbuckling opener David Warner scored an impressive triple century on Day 2 of the second Test (Day-Night) in Adelaide on Sunday.

Australia vs Pakistan, 1st Test: Records scripted so far

23 Nov 2019

Australia vs Pakistan, 1st Test: Records scripted so far

Hosts Australia put in a commendable shift at home as they piled on the runs in the opening innings of the first Test against Pakistan in Brisbane.

A look at some records scripted in Day-Night Tests

20 Nov 2019

A look at some records scripted in Day-Night Tests

India are preparing for a history-making moment as they would be playing their first-ever Day-Night Test when they face Bangladesh at the iconic Eden Gardens in Kolkata, starting Friday.

India beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

13 Oct 2019

India beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

The Indian cricket team overcame South Africa in the second Test to clinch the three-match Test series.

Virat Kohli smashes double hundred: List of records broken

11 Oct 2019

Virat Kohli smashes double hundred: List of records broken

A lot was being said about Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli, who hadn't scored a ton in the last five Tests.

Warner tampered the ball even in First-class cricket: Cook

10 Sep 2019

Warner tampered the ball even in First-class cricket: Cook

Sir Alastair Cook continues to enjoy First-class cricket post his international retirement.

Australia beat England in first Test: Records broken

05 Aug 2019

Australia beat England in first Test: Records broken

Australia capped off a memorable performance to thrash England in the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston.

Ashes 2019: List of records scripted by centurion Rory Burns

03 Aug 2019

Ashes 2019: List of records scripted by centurion Rory Burns

England opening batsman Rory Burns smashed his maiden Test and Ashes century on Day 2 of the first Test at Edgbaston.

#IndiaInAustralia: Pujara produces a masterclass innings, goes past Rahul Dravid

04 Jan 2019

#IndiaInAustralia: Pujara produces a masterclass innings, goes past Rahul Dravid

Team India's senior batsman Cheteshwar Pujara has, time and again, shown that traditional batting still has a place in modern day cricket.

Rory Burns to replace Alastair Cook in England's Test team

22 Sep 2018

Rory Burns to replace Alastair Cook in England's Test team

Alastair Cook retired from international cricket, after playing the fifth Test against India, earlier this month, at the Oval.

England defeat India in fifth Test: Here're the records broken

11 Sep 2018

England defeat India in fifth Test: Here're the records broken

England finished off on a high to inflict a 4-1 Test series loss on India.

#CookRetires: Players who had a dream farewell Test

11 Sep 2018

#CookRetires: Players who had a dream farewell Test

Alastair Cook signed off in style with the bat after innings of 71 and 147 in his final career Test match.

#NewRecord: Alastair Cook surpasses Sangakkara in career Test runs

10 Sep 2018

#NewRecord: Alastair Cook surpasses Sangakkara in career Test runs

After a long struggle since the double century against Australia in the 2017-18 Ashes, Alastair Cook delivered his best in his farewell Test.

England is happy Jadeja played just last Test: Paul Farbrace

10 Sep 2018

England is happy Jadeja played just last Test: Paul Farbrace

India's Ravindra Jadeja is an exceptional cricketer and England is happy that he featured only in the fifth and final Test, said England's assistant coach Paul Farbrace.

Kohli is the worst reviewer in the world: Michael Vaughan

10 Sep 2018

Kohli is the worst reviewer in the world: Michael Vaughan

Virat Kohli's tryst with the Decision Review System (DRS) hasn't bore much success in Tests.

Moeen Ali speaks on current Indian bowling attack he faced

08 Sep 2018

Moeen Ali speaks on current Indian bowling attack he faced

England all-rounder Moeen Ali has said that the current Indian bowling attack is one of the best he has ever faced.

Cricketers who played their final Test against India

07 Sep 2018

Cricketers who played their final Test against India

Alastair Cook is all set to wave goodbye to international cricket post the Oval Test against India.

England vs India 5th Test: Dream XI tricks and tips

07 Sep 2018

England vs India 5th Test: Dream XI tricks and tips

India will aim to finish off their England tour in style, when they lock horns with the Three Lions in the final Test at the Oval, starting today.

England vs India 5th Test: Records that could be broken

06 Sep 2018

England vs India 5th Test: Records that could be broken

The fifth Test between England and India is set to start tomorrow at the Oval in London.

#IndiaInEngland: Interesting Test records scripted at the Oval

06 Sep 2018

#IndiaInEngland: Interesting Test records scripted at the Oval

England will host India at the Oval in London, when these two sides face each other in the fifth Test, starting Friday.

#IndiaInEngland 5th Test: All that you need to know

06 Sep 2018

#IndiaInEngland 5th Test: All that you need to know

England and India are gearing up for the fifth Test, at the Oval, starting this Friday.

Players who can come close to breaking Sachin Tendulkar's records

04 Sep 2018

Players who can come close to breaking Sachin Tendulkar's records

Many pundits believed that England's Alastair Cook would have gone on to break Sachin Tendulkar's Test records.

The legend's replacement: 5 batsmen who can replace Cook

03 Sep 2018

The legend's replacement: 5 batsmen who can replace Cook

Former England captain, Alastair Cook, announced that he will bring down the curtain on his England career after the ongoing Test series against India.

Alastair Cook to retire from international cricket after 5th Test

03 Sep 2018

Alastair Cook to retire from international cricket after 5th Test

Today, England batsman and former captain, Alastair Cook announced that he would be retiring from international cricket after the ongoing 5-match series against India comes to a conclusion.

Geoffrey Boycott lashes out at Joe Root's England

31 Aug 2018

Geoffrey Boycott lashes out at Joe Root's England

Former England cricketer, Geoffrey Boycott, has lashed out at Joe Root's men, who are currently involved in a 5-match Test series against India.

England's biggest dilemma: Who should open in Tests?

30 Aug 2018

England's biggest dilemma: Who should open in Tests?

England's biggest issue, at the moment, is their openers.

England vs India 4th Test: Records that could be broken

30 Aug 2018

England vs India 4th Test: Records that could be broken

The fourth Test between England and India is set to start today at the Rose Bowl in Southampton.

#IndiaInEngland: Key battles to watch out for in fourth Test

29 Aug 2018

#IndiaInEngland: Key battles to watch out for in fourth Test

India and England are all set to battle against each other in the fourth Test match at Southampton, starting August 30.

England recall James Vince for fourth Test against India

24 Aug 2018

England recall James Vince for fourth Test against India

England batsman, James Vince has been recalled by the management for the upcoming fourth Test match against India, starting at Southampton from August 30.