Cricket - England dealt captain Cook blow

Alastair Cook will miss the second Royal London one-day international against Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street, where England will instead by captained by Eoin Morgan.

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Cricket - Eoin Morgan named England ODI captain, Alastair Cook dropped

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Eoin Morgan is the new captain of England (PA Sport)

Cook's tight right groin is too painful for him to take part, and England had already called up the uncapped Alex Hales as batting cover at the top of the order.

The home side lead the five-match series 1-0 after an opening win at The Oval on Thursday.

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