Players Whose Stock Rose During England-NZ

By Rob Lancaster (Photo: Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

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    Cook Passes 9000 Test Runs

    by Stuart Newman

    Alastair Cook surpassed Graham Gooch as England's highest Test run-scorer on Saturday, quickly following this landmark by becoming the youngest cricketer to knock 9,000 runs on the internationa... Read More »

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    England's Tale of Tortoise and Hare

    by Rob Lancaster

    Contrasting centuries from Alastair Cook and Ben Stokes bailed England out of a spot of bother on the fourth day of the first Test against New Zealand... Read More »

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    This Summer Is Make or Break for Cook

    by Rob Lancaster

    When Alastair Cook was applauded off the field after the opening day of the third Test against West Indies in Barbados, he must have felt things were finally on the up... Read More »

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    Why Boycott Is Right About Cook

    by Rob Lancaster

    Geoffrey Boycott has never been one to mince his words. In his column for the Daily Telegraph on May 4, the Yorkshireman wrote plenty of them about the current England Test captain, Alastair ... Read More »

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    Strauss Shows He Is the ECB's New Broom

    by Chris Teale

    Rumours were swirling around English cricket about the appointment of Andrew Strauss as director of cricket and the removal of Peter Moores as England head coach on Friday... Read More »