LONDON, July 27 (Reuters) - Alastair Cook and debutant Tom Westley ensured a new-look England made an encouraging start against South Africa in The Oval's 100th test on Thursday, moving the home side to 62 for one at lunch on the first day.
July 27 (Gracenote) - Line-ups for the third Test between England and South Africa on Thursday in London, England England won toss and decided to bat England: James Anderson, Moeen Ali, Alastair Cook, Stuart Broad, Tom Westley, Jonny...Show More Summary
July 14 (Gracenote) - Line-ups for the second Test between England and South Africa on Friday in Nottingham, England South Africa won toss and decided to bat England: Alastair Cook, Keaton Jennings, Gary Ballance, Joe Root (capt), Jonny...Show More Summary
Alastair Cook insists he has no regrets after giving up the England captaincy, but admitted there were just a couple of poignant moments during the Lord's Test
July 11 (Reuters) - England batsman Alastair Cook is enjoying himself after stepping down as test captain, head coach Trevor Bayliss said after his team beat South Africa by 211 runs in the first match of the series.
July 6 (Gracenote) - Line-ups for the first Test between England and South Africa on Thursday in London, England England won toss and decided to bat England: Alastair Cook, Keaton Jennings, Gary Ballance, Joe Root (capt), Jonny Bairstow,...Show More Summary
LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) - Joe Root does not admit to being a natural leader but England's new test captain says the time spent as Alastair Cook's understudy has groomed him for the responsibility.
Alastair Cook and Nick Browne put on 373 against Middlesex to claim a host of Essex batting records and leave the champions in disarray at Chelmsford
As Alastair Cook reached 64 not out to complete a day of Essex supremacy, for Essex supporters finding their county top of the Championship, the twilight came close to heaven
Mark Stoneman and Keaton Jennings made their respective cases to partner Alastair Cook in the upcoming Test series against South Africa, but Haseeb Hameed went run-less
Essex were in the box seat after hundreds from Alastair Cook and Ryan ten Doeschate set Nottinghamshire 371 in the Royal London Cup semi-final, but hundreds in return from Samit Patel and Steven Mullaney won one of the great games with three balls left
Alastair Cook and Tom Westley both posted centuries for Essex as Hampshire endured a day of toil at Chelmsford
Alastair Cook's impressive form in the Royal London Cup has earned him an automatic spot in next year's North v South one-day series
Centuries by Alastair Cook and Ryan ten Doeschate saw off Sussex after a hat-trick by Jerome Taylor had ripped the heart out of their top order
Alastair Cook served up his tenth career List A century to guide Essex to their third win in three Royal London Cup matches this season