Jos Buttler became the second England player within sight of a captaincy role to back the man he appears destined to replace after Joe Root said Alastair Cook was still the man to lead the Test side. MailOnline India
"England captain Alastair Cook, post his team’s 4-0 drubbing against India was all praise for the Indian team and the Indian spinners in particular.
Cook also said that the ECB needs to.. Source: nnis Sports English -
Virat Kohli has been in prolific form in 2016 and his recent form has won him quite a few admirers. From England captain Alastair Cook, who admired his batting, Kohli has a fan in former Indian opener.. Source: nnis Sports English -
India and England did not have nets ahead of the final Test starting on Friday due to wet practice pitches following cyclone Vardah which lashed the city.But, England skipper Alastair Cook said it was.. Source: nnis Sports English -
England Test cricket captain Alastair Cook says seeing his side go 3-0 down in the current series against India has been frustrating. Speaking at a news conference following England’s defeat in.. Source: Guardian -
England skipper Alastair Cook on Tuesday blamed the team’s top-order failure in both the innings for their crushing eight-wicket loss to India in the third Test in Mohali. Source: nnis Sports English -
PAUL NEWMAN IN MUMBAI: Alastair Cook will be given more time by Andrew Strauss to decide whether he wants to carry on as England captain. They will meet on Friday to discuss defeat by India. MailOnline India
*London [UK], Dec. 22 (ANI): England assistant coach Paul Farbrace feels that there's no guarantee that Joe Root--- who is expected to replace under-fire Test skipper Alastair Cook---will be an instant.. ANI News Also reported by •Sify
*Kolkata:* A 10-man Mohun Bagan rode a Balwant Singh goal to edge past Churchill Brothers 1-0 in an I-League football match at the Barasat Stadium here on Sunday.
Balwant scored in the 28th minute.. Mid-Day
Having manfully shouldered the responsibility of captaining India for close to a decade, it will be one last time that a team list will find the word 'skipper' alongside Mahendra Singh Dhoni when he.. DNA
*Having watched Englands abject surrender against India, Australian captain Steve Smith is "under no illusions" that the four-Test series against Virat Kohlis men starting February 23, will be an easy.. Deccan Herald
*Sandwiched between South Africa's resurgence and Sri Lanka's revival in the latter half of the year was a familiar tale of West Indies who promised much but delivered much less. *
The men from the.. Deccan Herald
The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday released its list for 2016, where they chose Test, ODI and T20 teams. Simultaneously, they chose the batsman, bowler, all-rounder and cricketer of.. DNA
Chapman and Sowerby kept me enthralled with stories about Cook the cricketer and the person, and also their experience of getting him out in school cricket.
The post We were scared to give Cooky a.. Firstpost
Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Anurag Thakur on Thursday informed that star Test skipper Virat Kohli failed to make it to the International Cricket Council's (ICC) Test Team.. DNA
*The red-hot batsman of 2016 has no place in the Test Team of the Year named by the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday.*
Virat Kohli may have made tons of runs this year in all formats.. Deccan Herald