SYDNEY, Jan 7 (Reuters) - Leading run-scorers in test cricket after England's Alastair Cook became the sixth player to score 12,000 runs during the fifth Ashes test at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Sunday: (Lists under player, runs, average,...Show More Summary
SYDNEY, Jan 7 (Reuters) - England's Alastair Cook became the sixth batsman to score 12,000 test runs with a single off his pads after lunch on the fourth day of the fifth Ashes test against Australia on Sunday.
SYDNEY, Jan 4 (Reuters) - Australia took two wickets in the hour before tea, including that of Alastair Cook, to leave England on 122 for three at the break on a rain-disrupted opening day of the fifth and final Ashes test on Thursd...
MELBOURNE, Dec 29 (Reuters) - England's seamers struck twice to leave Australia wobbling at 70 for two at lunch on day four of the fourth Ashes test on Friday after Alastair Cook carried his bat in a record innings for the tourists.
Alastair Cook became the highest scorer ever to carry his bat in Test cricket before England further strengthened their position by claiming two wickets before lunch on the fourth day at the MCG
Dec 29 (Reuters) - List of top 10 scores by batsmen who carried their bat after Alastair Cook's 244 not out against Australia in the fourth Ashes test at Melbourne Cricket Ground on Friday An opener carries his bat when he plays through...Show More Summary
MELBOURNE, Dec 29 (Reuters) - Alastair Cook strode off the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Friday with an unbeaten 244 early on day four of the fourth Ashes test, the highest ever score by an opener to have carried his bat through an innings.
MELBOURNE, Dec 28 (Reuters) - After a miserable period with the bat, a relieved Alastair Cook savoured the emotional release of a big double-century during the fourth test on Thursday but rued that his form returned too late to help England retain the Ashes.
MELBOURNE, Dec 28 (Reuters) - Alastair Cook struck a masterful, unbeaten double-century to drive England into a position of dominance on 491 for nine at the end of day three of the fourth Ashes test on Thursday.
MELBOURNE, Dec 28 (Reuters) - Australia spinner Nathan Lyon grabbed two middle order wickets but Alastair Cook extended his innings past the 150 mark to push England to 360 for six and a 33-run lead at tea on day three of the fourth Ashes test on Thursday.
Alastair Cook was eyeing up what could become the fifth double-century of his Test career as England took a first-innings lead
Alastair Cook said he was proud to have showcased once again his ability to "go to the well" in recording his 32nd Test century
MELBOURNE, Dec 27 (Reuters) - The Ashes series may be reduced to dead rubbers, but Alastair Cook and Stuart Broad proved their England careers remain very much alive on Wednesday as they helped Joe Root's team dominate Australia on day two at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
MELBOURNE, Dec 27 (Reuters) - Alastair Cook completed a stirring century in a stellar return to form as England savoured a rare day of domination in the fourth Ashes test against Australia on Wednesday.
MELBOURNE, Dec 27 (Reuters) - Australia spinner Nathan Lyon removed opener Mark Stoneman cheaply but Alastair Cook continued England's fightback as the tourists cruised to 72 for one at tea on day two of the fourth Ashes test on Wednesday.
PERTH, Dec 17 (Reuters) - The torrid form of England's senior players showed no sign of ending on Sunday, as paceman Stuart Broad went wicketless and opener Alastair Cook's 150th test was spoilt by another cheap dismissal on day four of the third Ashes test.