Alastair Cook has been named on a five-man shortlist for the Greatest Sporting Moment of 2018 award at BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2018.
The England opener has been recognised for the fairytale hundred that brought the curtain down on his 13-year international career at the Oval in September.
Cook added to his first innings score of 71 by playing his way to a 33rd Test century and was greeted with a two-minute standing ovation by the Oval crowd.
And the standout moment of England’s summer from the series against India features on the shortlist for the inaugural award at BBC Sports Personality of the Year.
The Essex batsman, who announced his intention to retire from international cricket in the lead up to the fifth Test, will face competition from:
For the first time, the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award nominees will be named on the night itself.
The winners in all categories will be announced at the ceremony on December 16, live on BBC One at 7pm.