England bounced back with tons from Alastair Cook and Nick Compton – 1st Test vs. New Zealand

Alastair Cook and Nick Compton - Centurions and saviours for England

The English skipper, Alastair Cook, along with Nick Compton smashed centuries and brought their team back in the game against New Zealand in the 1st Test.

Jonathan Trott and Ian Bell snatched the series from India – fourth Test

Alastair Cook - 'Player of the series' for his superb batting and excellent leadership

Jonathan Trott and Ian Bell lifted their side by dispatching tons in the fourth Test as England clinched the historic series against India by a margin of 2-1.