Cookie crumble? Alastair Cook had bad puns and intense scrutiny over his place
at the top of the order to contend with at The Oval, but he responded with a
a docile deck the out-of-nick opener attempted to reach his half-century
exclusively in thick edges through third slip, and would have succeeded but for
an inadvertent flick through square leg for two. As the old saying goes, 'when
you are in a bad trot, flash hard and edge even harder'.
after bringing a new meaning to the term "streaky" as he edged,
nicked and sliced his way to 50 with every technical frailty being