MUMBAI, Dec 2 (Reuters) - Joe Root expects Alastair Cook to continue to lead England for "a few years to come" amid rising speculation on the future of the 31-year-old as test captain.
Joe Root says that he hopes that Alastair Cook will continue as England's captain for "years to come"
It was hard to avoid a sense of deja-vu as Alastair Cook accepted that England's batting had let them down in Mohali
MOHALI, India, Nov 29 (Reuters) - England captain Alastair Cook misread the pitch in Mohali and was left to rue going into the third test against India with three spinners, he said on Tuesday.
Haseeb Hameed's tour of India has been ended with Alastair Cook confirming he needs to return home to have surgery on his injured hand
MOHALI, India, Nov 26 (Reuters) - Alastair Cook won an important toss but England could not make the most of it as the tourists slumped to 92 for four at lunch on the opening day of the third test against India on Saturday.
MOHALI, India, Nov 26 (Reuters) - England captain Alastair Cook won the toss and unsurprisingly decided to bat against India in the third match of the five-test series at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium in Mohali on Saturday.
Alastair Cook won the toss and batted first in the third Test with England aiming to claw back from 1-0 down in the series
MOHALI, India, Nov 25 (Reuters) - The age-old practice of shining the cricket ball has become a "grey area" and the game's governing body must provide clarity to end the prevailing confusion, England captain Alastair Cook said on Friday.
MOHALI, India, Nov 25 (Reuters) - Limited overs specialist Jos Buttler will replace the struggling Ben Duckett in a rejigged England batting lineup, skipper Alastair Cook confirmed ahead of his team's third test against India beginning on Saturday.
Alastair Cook said England could "hold their heads up high" despite a 246-run defeat to India in the Visakhapatnam Test
VISAKHAPATNAM, India, Nov 21 (Reuters) - England's defensive batting approach against India was a conscious decision to save the second test on a wearing track, the touring side's captain Alastair Cook said after the hosts took a 1-0 lead in the series on Monday.
VISAKHAPATNAM, India, Nov 21 (Reuters) - England openers Alastair Cook and Haseeb Hameed made India's bowlers toil without success for 50 overs on Sunday but their lack of intent to score runs made the team's survival even more difficult, the hosts' captain Virat Kohli said.
Nov 17 (Reuters) - Director of England cricket Andrew Strauss expects Alastair Cook to carry on as the test captain well into the summer of 2017, saying the 31-year-old is comfortable with the responsibility.