Alaistair Cook

English opener Joe Denly keen to prove his worth in Ashes audition

Denly replaced the misfiring Keaton Jennings at the top of the order for the second Test at Antigua and made scores of six and 17 on debut in England's 10-wicket defeat.

Feb 06, 2019, 11:24 AM IST

Brit report offers solutions to rebuild `uncertain` England team after `testing` winter

A British report looks at some suitable solutions for rebuilding the uncertain England team set-up following their 5-0 Ashes humiliation, the sacking of Kevin Pietersen, the retirement of Graeme Swann, the step-down of Andy Flower, Jonathan Trott`s burn-out and a collective loss of form.

Apr 06, 2014, 13:33 PM IST

Smith says Cook faces huge task to resurrect `stale` England

Former South Africa Test captain Graeme Smith has said that England captain Alastair Cook has a huge task ahead of him of resurrecting a `stale` team following a dismal winter.

Apr 04, 2014, 12:40 PM IST

Cook rubbishes claims of present pace bowling not being equal to early 90s

England opener Alastair Cook has rubbished claims that current pace bowling attack isn`t what it used to be in the early 90s.

May 24, 2012, 22:18 PM IST

Cook strikes form in Sri Lanka tour opener

Alastair Cook hammered an unbeaten 163 on the second day of England`s three-day practice match against Sri Lanka Board XI in Colombo on Friday.

Mar 17, 2012, 00:11 AM IST