Stephen Cook


Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Medium


Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Medium




South Africa

South Africa


Stephen Cook has been a fantastic performer throughout his first-class career. The gutsy opening-batter has made 40 first-class centuries with a highest-score of 390.

Cook was finally rewarded with a Test debut for the Proteas in January 2016 against England at Centurion, where he made a stellar 115 in his first-innings.

Known for his good technique and patience, Cook has a decent record in domestic T20 cricket. His highest score is 66 with an average of 24 and strike-rate of over 120.


Philander, Cook put Proteas on top

Five wickets to paceman Vernon Philander and a century from opener Stephen Cook has South Africa in a commanding position against Sri Lanka in PE

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Cook frustates Aussies with patient ton

South Africa opener Stpehen Cook made a gritty century for his country in the second innings of the Adelaide Test before succumbing to Starc swing

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No ball costs Starc an early wicket

Mitchell Starc traps opener Stephen Cook plumb in front early on day one of the third Test in Adelaide, only for the third umpire to rule a no ball

In a nutshell: Aussies grab consolation win

Australia notch seven-wicket victory over SA to restore some pride in the third Test


Proteas' hopes rest with tortoise and hare

A duo with different styles will hold the hopes of the tourists during the fourth day in Adelaide


Second Test wash-up: Every player rated

Aussie legend Mike Hussey and South African commentator Neil Manthorp review the performances of the respective XIs