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3 & 1
An utterly miserable Test match for England’s captain, this was his joint third worst Test in terms of total runs scored, and to compound his statistical misery, the shot he got out to in the second innings was so reckless it was almost beyond belief.
Hooking Mitchell Johnson, with a deep fine leg positioned for exactly that shot, is not the tone to set as captain nor the tone to set in the beginning of an attempt to bat for two days to save a Test match.
Admittedly, in the first innings, he received a seriously quick and menacing delivery from Johnson, but all the same he did miss it by a considerable distance.
Throughout the Test, Cook seemed lost in the field and although his post-match calls for England’s players to "look into their souls" sound suitably serious, he appeared shell-shocked and haunted in the interviews.
Some have claimed they felt Matt Prior was almost captaining the team in Australia’s second innings.