Azhar Mahmood keeps his cool to see Surrey home
Azhar Mahmood keeps his cool to see Surrey home

Former Pakistan all-rounder Azhar Mahmood kept his cool on the hottest day of the year in England so far by hitting a last-ball six to seal a dramatic four-wicket win for Surrey against Gloucestershire in their domestic Twenty20 tournament clash at The Oval on Wednesday.

English grab at rising Australian talent Steve Smith rebuffed
English grab at rising Australian talent Steve Smith rebuffed

Australia batsman Steven Smith revealed English county side Surrey once tried to push him into the country`s national set-up by virtue of his mother`s British heritage.

Surrey players in tears over Henriques clash, says Kevin Pietersen
Surrey players in tears over Henriques clash, says Kevin Pietersen

 Kevin Pietersen has revealed that Surrey players were in tears in their dressing room as Australia`s Moises Henriques and Rory Burns received treatment following their sickening collision on Sunday. 

Australia`s Moises Henriques breaks jaw in on-field collision
Australia`s Moises Henriques breaks jaw in on-field collision

Australia`s Moises Henriques was knocked unconscious and broke his jaw in a sickening collision after running into a Surrey team-mate while attempting a catch during an English county Twenty20 match Sunday.

Kevin Pietersen laments lack of `clean slate`
Kevin Pietersen laments lack of `clean slate`

Kevin Pietersen again indicated he`d been misled about the possibility of an international comeback when he said Saturday he had been offered a "clean slate" by incoming England and Wales Cricket Board chairman Colin Graves.

Angry Pietersen rails at 'deceitful' England
Angry Pietersen rails at 'deceitful' England

An extraordinary week in Kevin Pietersen`s turbulent career will end with him flying back to India to play in the IPL feeling betrayed by what he described as "deceitful" behaviour by the England management.

Kevin Pietersen named in Shane Warne's English Test team
Kevin Pietersen named in Shane Warne's English Test team

Australian spin legend Shane Warne has picked sacked batsman Kevin Pietersen in his fictitious list of England Test team.

Kevin Pietersen not part of England' s plans for summer
Kevin Pietersen not part of England' s plans for summer

England director of cricket Andrew Strauss said Tuesday that Kevin Pietersen was "not part of our plans for the summer", saying there was a "massive trust issue" between the England and Wales Cricket Board and the controversial batsman.

Former England cricketers slam Andrew Strauss for snubbing Kevin Pietersen
Former England cricketers slam Andrew Strauss for snubbing Kevin Pietersen

Former England cricketers slammed ECB director Andrew Strauss for closing the door for Kevin Pietersen's return to the national side.

Kevin Pietersen set for England peace talks after career-best triple ton
Kevin Pietersen set for England peace talks after career-best triple ton

Kevin Pietersen is set for peace talks with new England chief Andrew Strauss after the exiled batsman blasted a career-best score of 326 not out on Monday to boost his hopes of an international recall.

No recall for Kevin Pietersen despite triple century: Reports
No recall for Kevin Pietersen despite triple century: Reports

Kevin Pietersen will not be recalled by England despite scoring an unbeaten 326 for Surrey, British media reported on Monday.

Kevin Pietersen triple century gives Andrew Strauss timely nudge
Kevin Pietersen triple century gives Andrew Strauss timely nudge

 Kevin Pietersen showed just how desperate he is to play for England again by hitting the first triple century of his career on Monday to offer a timely reminder of his talents to new England cricket director Andrew Strauss. 

Kevin Pietersen boosts England recall bid with career-best triple century
Kevin Pietersen boosts England recall bid with career-best triple century

Kevin Pietersen sent a message to new England chief Andrew Strauss as the exiled batsman blasted a career-best score of 326 not out on Monday to boost his hopes of an international recall.

Kevin Pietersen becomes fastest to reach 1000-run mark for Surrey
Kevin Pietersen becomes fastest to reach 1000-run mark for Surrey

Kevin Pietersen became the fastest batsman to reach 1,000 first-class runs for Surrey before falling relatively cheaply to Essex`s New Zealand all-rounder Jesse Ryder in the Second Division of the County Championship on Sunday. 

Surrey captain lauds `true professional` Pietersen
Surrey captain lauds `true professional` Pietersen

Surrey captain Gareth Batty hailed Kevin Pietersen as a "true professional" after the former England skipper struck a brisk unbeaten fifty against Glamorgan in the County Championship on Wednesday.

Despite Steve Waugh's harsh words, Kevin Pietersen has no hard feelings for him
Despite Steve Waugh's harsh words, Kevin Pietersen has no hard feelings for him

Kevin Pietersen stated on Monday that he doesn't have any hard feelings for former Australian skipper Steve Waugh despite the latter's comments on the England outcast.

Kumar Sangakkara stars as Kevin Pietersen misses out
Kumar Sangakkara stars as Kevin Pietersen misses out

Kumar Sangakkara ensured the crowd at Cardiff`s Sophia Gardens on Sunday witnessed a hundred from a world-class batsman as Surrey team-mate Kevin Pietersen missed out on the first day against Glamorgan.

Michael Clarke says KP has 'scored enough runs' to earn England recall for Ashes series
Michael Clarke says KP has 'scored enough runs' to earn England recall for Ashes series

Australian Test cricket team captain Michael Clarke has said that axed batsman Kevin Pietersen is scoring enough runs to earn a return to the England team.

Michael Clarke sees Kevin Pietersen returning for Ashes
Michael Clarke sees Kevin Pietersen returning for Ashes

Captain Michael Clarke may have hoped to have seen the back of Kevin Pietersen in test cricket, but concedes the controversial batsman could yet return to threaten Australia`s hopes of retaining the Ashes.

Kevin Pietersen celebrates England `lifeline` with Surrey ton
Kevin Pietersen celebrates England `lifeline` with Surrey ton

Kevin Pietersen said he`d been offered a "lifeline" after he capped what could turn out to be a memorable week in his turbulent career with a century on his Surrey return.