After much speculation, Essex batsman Alastair Cook has today announced that his time as captain of his country is over.
The left-hander has held the position since 2012 and led the team for 59 tests.
England won't be losing him as a player though, which Cook reiterating that he intends to carry on batting at the top of the order.
Here's a look at some of best images from his glittering career so far.
- Watch this report from ITV News Anglia's Donovan Blake ahead of England's tour of New Zealand in 2008