Alastair Cook's milestone comes in successful hunting ground as England captain prepares to scale 'mountain' of Tests against Bangladesh and India
Alastair Cook will head into his milestone 134th Test stimulated – and perhaps a little daunted – by a schedule the likes of which England have never seen.
The temptation might be to dismiss the challenge posed by a Bangladesh team who have only ever won home Tests against Zimbabwe.
But the two-match series starting in Chittagong on Thursday is followed by five Tests in India, the world’s No 1 team. And all this before Christmas.
By the time the final game ends in Chennai on December 20, some careers will have taken shape, while others may have moved into sharper focus. It is eight weeks... read more
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