Former England coach and now commentator David Lloyd is worried about the form of veteran opener Alastair Cook ahead of the first Test against Pakistan, starting at Lord’s on Thursday.
- May 22, 2018 May 24, 2018
Alastair Cook admits no player has a “God-given right” to play for England but he still has the hunger and desire to perform at the highest level.
- April 24, 2018 April 27, 2018
Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting says struggling England opener Alastair Cook is a “champion player” and deserves to retire on his own terms.
- December 17, 2017 December 17, 2017
Alastair Cook insists he has not made any decision on his England future as he prepares to play his 150th Test in Perth from Thursday.
- December 12, 2017 December 13, 2017
Alastair Cook has played down the significance of England’s last Ashes tour to Australia, saying the visitors will not look back but rather concentrate on the task at hand.
- November 21, 2017 November 24, 2017
England opener Alistair Cook has made a strong charge on the ICC rankings for Test batsmen following a stellar performance in the day/night Test against the West Indies, which the hosts won by an innings and 209 runs at Edgbaston on Saturday.
- August 20, 2017 August 20, 2017
England captain Joe Root considers himself “extremely privileged” to lead the country’s best ever cricketers after his team walloped the West Indies in the first Test at Edgbaston on Sunday.
- August 20, 2017 August 21, 2017
England opening batsman Alastair Cook has hailed his captain Joe Root as one of the best players he has played with after putting the home side in a dominant position after day one of the first Test against West Indies at Edgbaston.
- August 18, 2017 August 21, 2017
Tom Westley is hoping he and Essex teammate Alastair Cook will be able replicate their county form when he joins up with the England squad for the third Test against South Africa next week.
- July 21, 2017 July 24, 2017
England Test captain Alastair Cook says his players have shown why they are not ready to be ranked number one, and that they have plenty to work on before that becomes a realistic option.
- August 17, 2016 September 15, 2016