MARKS ( OUT OF 10): COOK 9 CLARKE 9

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you know who their cap­tain is but when you look at Eng­land there are times when it could be Jimmy An­der­son, Stuart Broad or Graeme Swann. Cook lets them do it be­cause they are se­nior fig­ures who know what they are do­ing. no fac­tions in the Eng­land camp as there were in Aus­tralia’s.

Cook is pop­u­lar, I don’t know any­one in the team or out of it who would have a bad word to say about him – and that’s un­usual for a cap­tain. He’s a sen­si­ble, like­able lad who you would want to play for. He doesn’t do any­thing for show, which I like about his

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DOU­BLE MILE­STONE: Aus­tralian cap­tain Michael Clarke, left, and Eng­land cap­tain Alas­tair Cook face a piv­otal bat­tle as both play their 100th Test.

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