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Alastair Cook: A record-breaking career

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  • Going to a century on debut v India in Nagpur
    Going to a century on debut v India in Nagpur
  • A much-needed century against Pakistan at The Oval in 2010 set up an historic Ashes tour
    A much-needed century against Pakistan at The Oval in 2010 set up an historic Ashes tour
  • Cook is the Test game's highest scoring opener, making 11,627 runs from the top of the order
    Cook is the Test game's highest scoring opener, making 11,627 runs from the top of the order
  • He took a solitary Test wicket, that of Ishant Sharma, in 2014
    He took a solitary Test wicket, that of Ishant Sharma, in 2014
  • Cook hit 766 runs during the five-match 2010/11 Ashes series
    Cook hit 766 runs during the five-match 2010/11 Ashes series
  • Cook won the Ashes twice as captain – and four times overall
    Cook won the Ashes twice as captain – and four times overall
  • He departs with a number of records that could well never be beaten
    He departs with a number of records that could well never be beaten