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Kevin Pietersen wants England in ICC World Cup 2019 semis as birthday gift

England face a herculean task of winning both their remaining matches against tournament's hot favourites India and New Zealand.

Jun 27, 2019, 15:18 PM IST

Kevin Pietersen backs West Indies to shock teams at 2019 ICC World Cup

West Indies are slated to open their campaign at the mega event against Pakistan on May 31 at the Trent Bridge. 

May 30, 2019, 19:20 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Steve Smith, David Warner need to have thick skin to shine in World Cup, says Brett Lee

Smith and Warner, who are returning after serving suspensions for their involvement in the infamous ball-tampering episode in South Africa in 2018, have already witnessed hostile crowd during Australia's two World Cup warm-up games. 

May 30, 2019, 14:54 PM IST

Kevin Pietersen praises Eoin Morgan, credits him for England’s transformation

Four years ago, England had performed very badly at the World Cup, winning just two of their six games - against Scotland and Afghanistan.

May 30, 2019, 08:47 AM IST

Hot conditions in England would be an advantage for sub-continent teams: Kevin Pietersen

Pietersen fears that if the ball swung like it did in the West Indies, England could be in trouble. 

Apr 04, 2019, 17:49 PM IST

Kevin Pietersen backs for day-night format to save Test cricket.

Former England captain Kevin Pietersen support day-night test match to save a game's traditional format.

Jun 13, 2018, 08:37 AM IST

Kevin Pietersen questions England's sense of direction

Kevin Pietersen has questioned whether England knows where they are going, saying their focus on one-day cricket risks alienating fans who care more about Test success.

Jun 09, 2018, 10:16 AM IST

BCCI secretary fires salvo after Kevin Pietersen picked for Pataudi Lecture

BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary on Friday fired a fresh salvo after Kevin Pietersen was picked to deliver the Annual MAK Pataudi Memorial Lecture during its Awards function in Bengaluru on June 12.

May 18, 2018, 19:58 PM IST

Pataudi Lecture: BCCI secretary opposes names proposed by GM Karim

The BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary on Saturday expressed strong reservations to the four names proposed by the GM (Cricket Operations) Saba Karim for delivering the annual keynote address at the MAK Pataudi Memorial Lecture on June 12 in Bengaluru, prior to the one-off Test against Afghanistan.

May 12, 2018, 16:19 PM IST

England legend Kevin Pietersen posts a heart-warming post in Hindi after increase in rhino population

A census in India's Kaziranga National Park has provided good news that the number of one-horned rhinos has increased by 12 in the last three years.

Apr 02, 2018, 16:26 PM IST

Kevin Pietersen retires from all forms of cricket

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen has at last walked off into the sunset. The match between Quetta Gladiators and Islamabad United in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) on Thursday turned out to be his last game.

Mar 17, 2018, 19:26 PM IST

Kevin Pietersen buries the hatchet, wishes Andrew Strauss well

Strauss had a chequered relationship with star batsman Pietersen after taking over the England captaincy from him and as an administrator effectively ended Pietersen’s international career in 2015.

Mar 01, 2018, 11:35 AM IST

Kevin Pietersen to end cricket career after PSL

England's Kevin Pietersen will end his professional cricket career after the Pakistan Super League’s third edition, which begins in Dubai on Thursday.

Feb 20, 2018, 19:38 PM IST

Ashes, 3rd Test: Kevin Pietersen trolls England bowlers after recalled Mitchell Marsh hits maiden ton

In his previous 35 innings in 21 matches, Marsh had scored 674 runs with a high score of 87 at a not so impressive average of 21.74.

Dec 16, 2017, 14:49 PM IST

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: England legends hail Virat Kohli as world's best

His name is Virat Kohli, and he is here to break batting records. And it's not an overstatement. The India captain is scoring runs at an unmatched rate.

Dec 02, 2017, 23:59 PM IST

Kevin Pietersen posts emotional tweet to draw the curtain on England career

Pietersen last played for England in the Ashes of 2013/14 where despite being England's top scorer in the five Test matches, he was left out of the squad for the Caribbean tour.

Aug 26, 2017, 16:35 PM IST

Ninety foreign players, including retired greats included in draft for South Africa's Global T20 League

T20 Global League Player Draft International marquee players: Dwayne Bravo, Chris Gayle, Lasith Malinga, Brendon McCullum, Eoin Morgan, Kevin Pietersen, Kieron Pollard, Jason Roy. 

Aug 24, 2017, 12:09 PM IST

Kevin Pietersen's question to Team India's new head coach Ravi Shastri leaves Twitterati in splits

Shastri's tweet read as," Back to business with a great bunch #TeamIndia #SlvIND." And moments later, former England batsman Kevin Pietersen replied to him with a rather interesting question, "Head coach again buddy?"

Jul 25, 2017, 13:01 PM IST

Kevin Pietersen slams England top order after South Africa rout

England cruised to a comprehensive 211-run win in the series opener at Lord`s but new captain Joe Root was given a rude awakening in the second test when South Africa won by a massive 340 runs at Nottingham to square the series. 

Jul 20, 2017, 13:58 PM IST

Virender Sehwag sends birthday wishes to Dale 'Steyn Gun' in his trademark style

June 27 is also the birthday of legendary Kevin Pietersen as well. Sehwag wished his former Delhi Daredevils teammate as well. 

Jun 27, 2017, 16:39 PM IST