Prime Minister congratulates Cook on record ton

The Prime Minister has congratulated Alastair Cook on becoming the first England batsman to score 23 Test centuries:


Great news for #englandcricket as Alastair Cook takes record for the most match centuries for an England cricketer – many congratulations.

England team mates Kevin Pietersen and Graeme Swann also joined the applause:


Huge congratulations to Cooky on his passing 7000 test runs and totting up 23 hundreds. Good job he gave up singing in the choir.


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