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Cook talks pride over money

England captain Alastair Cook has tried to dampen concerns that the players are heading for a contracts dispute with the ECB, over an increase in payments for the leading cricketers, in compensation

Compton delighted to support Cook

Nick Compton was happy to play the supporting role as opening partner Alastair Cook made a record 23rd Test hundred for England. The Somerset batsman’s maiden Test half-century was overshadowed by his

Imperious Cook salvages England

Alastair Cook’s historic tour de force century took England’s brave struggle to save the first Test into an unexpected final day. Cook (168 not out) became the only batsman to make a

Batting spot ‘totally open’: Cook

Alastair Cook has welcomed the competition for places in the England team ahead of selection for the first Test against India on November 15. England have question marks in several areas, the