Cook heading back to Bangladesh after birth of second child

England captain Alastair Cook is set to return to Bangladesh on Monday following the birth of his second child.

Cook arrived early in Bangladesh, but flew home to be with his wife as she prepared to go into labour.

Alice Cook has now given birth to a second daughter, so the England skipper will resume the tour and be available for the first Test - which starts in Chittagong on Thursday.

The opening batsman has missed both warm-up matches ahead of the first of two Tests against the Tigers.

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