The Essex left-hander is a class act, and has achieved a considerable amount in his career already, and all of that at the age of just 25.
Anyone who has 4238 Test runs to their name at such an early stage in their development must be a very special talent, and some people are far too impatient with their cricketers.
Cook may have scored a lot of his runs early on in his career, but this is just a bad patch of form and nothing more serious.
What is important is that Cook has shown he has the mentality and the discipline to cut it at international level, and the maturity to lead is country.
There is no doubt that he will read the papers and feel under immense pressure as a result, and that does not help one bit.
Make no mistake, England cricketers do read the press, and I can tell you first hand that it does affectRead More »from England must not drop Cook