Former England skipper, Alastair Cook had called it quits from international cricket on Monday. After a horrendous run of form in the recent past, Cook had decided to retire from Test cricket after the 5th and the final Test against India scheduled at the Oval on 7th September.
There is no doubt about the fact Cook is one of the all-time greats. However, in the last year or so, Cook had produced only two substantial knocks which include double centuries against Australia and the Windies. There was nothing on either side of this two knocks.
Cook had always played quite well against India. Right from his debut Test to the one in 2016 in India, the southpaw has been a prolific run scorer against India. He played an instrumental role in helping England win a Test series in India in 2012. It was a special effort from the left-hander.
Following his retirement, now let us have a look at top five Test knocks by Alastair Cook against India in Tests