Eleven-year-old Manish Chopra wipes away sweat after an hour of batting in a New Delhi park as he considers why India is crazy for cricket over soccer.
Batsman Kevin Pietersen said his England cricket career is over after he was left out of the national squad for a tour of the Caribbean and the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh.
Ousted England batsman Kevin Pietersen is set for his first full season in the Indian Premier League, cricket’s richest competition, after re-joining Delhi Daredevils for $1.45 million.
Batsman Kevin Pietersen said his England career is over after he was left out of the national cricket squad for a tour of the Caribbean and the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh.
England batsman Kevin Pietersen apologized to the England and Wales Cricket Board for criticizing his teammates in “provocative” text messages to South Africa squad members.
Kevin Pietersen has been left out of England’s squad for the third cricket Test against South Africa at Lord’s, only a day after the batsman committed himself to the team following a wrangle over his international future.
Kevin Pietersen, who was dropped by England’s cricket team for sending “provocative” text messages to opposition players, has been added to the squad for the forthcoming tour of India.
England will take a 306-run lead over Australia into day four of the second Ashes cricket Test after Kevin Pietersen struck an unbeaten double century to power his team to 551-4.
England cricketer Kevin Pietersen denied a television report that he may be among players using silicone tape on their bats to cheat the review system being used in the Ashes series against Australia.
England batsman Kevin Pietersen will focus on Test match cricket after retiring from shorter forms of the international game.
"So happy to be back with the Delhi family! Lovely start to the day."
- Kevin Pietersen on Feb 12, 2014