Cook hasn't scored a century in nearly 30 innings, and this video shows that he is far from comfortable on the front foot. Bowlers have worked out that if you pitch it full, either on the stumps of slightly wide of odd, he's going to struggle.
India captain Mahendra Dhoni said that his team is "very hurt" by the decision to fine Ravindra Jadeja following his altercation with England's Jimmy Anderson.
Proteas coach Russell Domingo said that his charges needed to remain positive if they wished to save the second Test against Sri Lanka at the Sinhalese Sports Club in Colombo.
One would think that Jos Buttler will be the most nervous man in England on Sunday morning, ahead of the third Test against India, but that is more likely to be captain Alastair Cook, who must end his Annus Horribilis and soon.
South Africa captain Hashim Amla's two-day vigil saw him record 139 not out, but it was not enough to save his side from a hefty deficit, as Sri Lanka led by 150 runs at stumps on day three in Colombo, on 11 for none.