BBC Sport - James Anderson to miss final Test - Alastair Cook

Anderson to miss final Test - Cook

England captain Alastair Cook confirms bowler James Anderson will miss the fifth Ashes Test at The Oval after failing to recover from a side strain.

England lead the series 3-1 and have already regained the Ashes.

Australia captain Michael Clarke says he wants to finish on a high after confirming that the fifth Test will be his final appearance in Test cricket.