Kevin Pietersen will miss the England cricket team’s Test series against New Zealand next month as he continues to recover from a knee injury.
England batsman Kevin Pietersen will miss the final cricket Test in the series with New Zealand because of an injury to his right knee.
Peter Fulton’s first Test century and Kane Williamson’s 83 lifted New Zealand to 250-1 against England on day one of their cricket series decider in Auckland.
Jonathan Trott and Nick Compton hit centuries to lift England to 267-2 on day one of the second cricket Test after being sent in to bat by New Zealand.
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 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.
Batsman Kevin Pietersen signed a full central contract with the England and Wales Cricket Board, signaling a return to normal relations with the ruling body, Sky reported.
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 batsman Kevin Pietersen will focus on Test match cricket after retiring from shorter forms of the international game.
"I did send what you might call provocative texts to my close friends."
- Kevin Pietersen on Aug 15, 2012