MX23RW : Tuesday, September 18 23:59:51

Alastair Cook hits unbeaten century as England fight back

Cook hits century as England fight back
© PA Photos
Alastair Cook hits an unbeaten century as England close day two of their tour match with India 'A' on 286-4.

Alastair Cook hit an unbeaten 112 as England fought back against India 'A' on the second day of their tour match in Mumbai.

The England captain shared an unbeaten fifth-wicket stand of 156 with Samit Patel as England closed day two on 286-4 to trail their hosts by 83.

India had earlier been dismissed for 369, before Nick Compton was caught out for a duck at the top of England's innings.

Jonathan Trott hit 56, before Kevin Pietersen was caught and bowled by Yuvraj Singh for a 24-ball 23.

Ian Bell fell for six to bring Patel to the crease, and the all-rounder hit 12 fours on the way to an unbeaten 82.

Share this article now:
Kevin Pietersen
Read Next:
Pietersen not given central contract
>

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account