Sky Sports – Alastair Cook insists his decision to retire from England is ‘final’

Cook plays his last England Test match against India, live on Sky Sports, starting on Friday

By PA Sport

Last Updated: 05/09/18 11:09pm

Alastair Cook’s final Test will come at The Oval

Alastair Cook has left no room for any U-turn after insisting his Test retirement is final.

Summary

  • Alastair Cook insists his decision to retire from England is ‘final’ Cook plays his last England Test match against India, live on Sky Sports, starting on Friday By PA Sport Last Updated: 05/09/18 11:09pm Alastair Cook’s final Test will come at The Oval Alastair Cook has left no room for any U-turn after insisting his Test retirement is final.
  • Cook, who announced on Monday that this week’s fifth Test against India at The Oval – live on Sky Sports – will be the last of his record-breaking 161-match career, admits it is a tough call to say ‘never again’.
  • 1:10 Cook admits he regrets the way Kevin Pietersen’s England dismissal in 2014 was handles Cook admits he regrets the way Kevin Pietersen’s England dismissal in 2014 was handles Cook admits he was emotional when he broke it to his team-mates last weekend that he was about to retire.
  • England vs India September 7, 2018, 10:00am Live on There will be one other consideration on Cook’s mind this week too – because his wife Alice is due to give birth to their third child, a due date coinciding with the likely end of the match.
  • Watch Cook’s final Test as England take on India from 10am, Friday on Sky Sports Cricket and Main Event.


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