Kolkata: Heaping praise on England's coaching staff, skipper Alastair Cook said the vast knowledge of spin bowling consultant Mushtaq Ahmed and head coach Andy Flower have helped his team take an unbeatable 2-1 lead in the four-Test series against India.
"We're very lucky that we have got people like Mushy (bowling coach Mushtaq Ahmed). He's experienced in these conditions having grown up in Pakistan, playing in these conditions all the time," said Cook.
"His nuggets of advice, which you can only get from experience. He works very hard. And we've got Andy, how he batted here. So, two very good people. These are very important wins. We had a tough 2012. The way we quickly managed to rectify few of our problems, it's a credit to our coaching staff and the leadership of Andy Flower.