Alastair Cook is in trouble. The UK media has blasted the England captain for the team's poor showing against Sri Lanka. But team-mate Ian Bell is backing Cook and even saying that criticism won't force a resignation.
The British media has slammed Cook for his tactics against the Lankans. Ever since Cook and the establishment mooted a 'new' England and made sure charismatic cricketers like Kevin Pietersen had no place in the dressing room, the media has been critical.