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Joe Root praises Alastair Cook and Moeen Ali in first win as Test skipper

Ali took 10-112 in his first 10-wicket haul and Cook made an important contribution of 69 to help England win 

published on : 10th July 2017

All eyes on new captain Joe Root as England takes on South Africa at home

England will take on an AB de Villiers-less South Africa in the European side's first ever test encounter after former skipper Alastair Cook stepping down.

published on : 5th July 2017

Gillespie says Root has right stuff to captain England

Root is currently England's vice-captain and is the overwhelming favourite to replace Alastair Cook, who resigned as Test skipper on Monday.

published on : 9th February 2017

Alastair Cook quits as England Test captain: England and Wales Cricket Board

Cook, England's leading scorer in Tests with 11,057 runs, became captain in August 2012 and led his country to Ashes glory on home soil in 2013 and 2015.

published on : 6th February 2017

Joe Root ready to captain England should Cook quit

England, led by limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan, are scheduled to play two further ODIs and three Twenty20s internationals in India.

published on : 17th January 2017

Dropped catches cost us, says Alastair Cook

England dropped several catches in India’s first inning, thus allowing the hosts to register their highest Test score.

published on : 20th December 2016

In hindsight, think we got some decisions wrong: Cook

Even as Cook struggled with both his batting and captaincy, a dominant India took an unassailable 3-0 lead heading into the fifth and final Test here.

published on : 15th December 2016

Cook rues missed chances for Test defeat

Vanquished England skipper Alastair Cook blamed missed chances and lack of spin bowling options for losing the fourth Test.

published on : 12th December 2016

Joe Root backs 'brilliant' Cook to remain captain  

Root, widely tipped to succeed Cook when the veteran skipper does make way.

published on : 2nd December 2016

England skipper Cook refuses to throw in the towel

England are a tough side and they proved their skill in the first Test in Rajkot.

published on : 22nd November 2016

Our inexperienced spinners took a massive step in Rajkot: Cook

The English spin troika of Moeen Ali, Adil Rashid and Zafar Ansari outbowled their Indian counterparts in the drawn first Test in Rajkot.

published on : 17th November 2016

Dropped catches let us down, says India's batting coach Bangar

There were unfortunately a couple of dropped catches which did not allow us to make those early dents into their bating line-up.

published on : 9th November 2016

Alastair Cook brushes aside talk of him quitting as England captain

Alastair Cook today rejected speculation that the upcoming Test series against India could be his last as skipper.

published on : 8th November 2016

Alastair Cook to step down as England captain after India series

Alastair Cook has hinted that the Test series against India could be his last one as captain.     

published on : 8th November 2016

Cook fears scars of collapse will hurt England in India

'We need to stay strong,' says the England cricket team captain

published on : 31st October 2016
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