Kevin Pietersen

Stupid to blame IPL for England's Ashes debacle, says Kevin Pietersen

England great David Gower was "annoyed" after their Ashes defeat and said current skipper Joe Root had players who were "unavailable" because of the IPL

published on : 21st January 2022

Not surprised at Kohli's decision to quit captaincy, bio-bubbles are harsh: Pietersen

Kohli stunned the cricketing world by stepping down from the Test captaincy following India's 1-2 series loss to South Africa.

published on : 21st January 2022

Kevin Pietersen proposes Hundred-like red-ball tournament to "save" Test cricket in England

Pietersen, who won the Ashes in 2005, 2009, 2010-11 and 2013, opined that the existing County Championship has lost its sheen and is "not fit to serve the Test team" in its current form.

published on : 1st January 2022

T20 WC: Only Afghanistan or Pakistan can beat England, says Kevin Pietersen

England has now won all its four matches in the Super 12 stage of the ICC men's T20 World Cup and they are all but set to qualify for the semi-finals.

published on : 2nd November 2021

Pietersen backs Indian team, says players are not robots

Coming into the T20 World Cup as a strong title-contender, India lost their tournament-opener by 10 wickets to Pakistan and then followed that up with an eight-wicket defeat to New Zealand.

published on : 1st November 2021

Ashes will going ahead: Australia Test captain Tim Paine hits back at Joe Root, Kevin Pietersen

Earlier this week Root couldn't confirm whether he would travel to Australia or not. But on Friday morning, Paine insisted that the five-Test series would happen.

published on : 1st October 2021

'No way I would go to Ashes': Pietersen calls for lifting of COVID restrictions in Australia

The upcoming Ashes series in Australia has been in the news as several England players have expressed their reservations against the strict COVID-19 protocols that are currently in place in Australia.

published on : 27th September 2021

Players are done with bio-bubbles, says Pietersen while batting for zero restrictions during Ashes

Ashes continues to remain in doubt after a number of England players have raised concerns about strict quarantine protocols they are likely to be in for the duration of the tour.

published on : 27th September 2021

MI can't afford trademark slow start to IPL, CSK have fantastic shot at title: Kevin Pietersen

Chennai Super Kings, often referred to as 'Dad's Army,' endured a poor 2020 when they finished at the joint bottom place but Pietersen feels the Dhoni's team could go all the way this time.

published on : 17th September 2021

Sunil Gavaskar welcomes BCCI's offer, says India shouldn't forget England's gesture after 26/11

After the Manchester test got called off owing to a Covid scare, both the BCCI and England Cricket Board officials announced that the match will be rescheduled at a later date as a one-off game.

published on : 11th September 2021

England vs India: It's just Root, Anderson playing against visitors at the moment, says Pietersen

In the ongoing series, James Anderson has been the standout bowler for England, and he has only found support in Ollie Robinson. Root on the other hand hasn't found any support from the other batters.

published on : 14th August 2021

Kevin Pietersen slams racial abuse of England footballers after Euro final loss against Italy

Kevin Pietersen got caught in the chaos that broke out after England's loss to Italy in the penalty shootout of the summit showdown.

published on : 12th July 2021

'Totally unacceptable': Vaughan, Pietersen slam English cricketers going Down Under for Ashes sans families

According to a report in the UK media, there is still uncertainty whether families of the visiting England players will be permitted to stay with them during the Ashes, beginning on December 8.

published on : 23rd June 2021

Important one-off games like WTC final should not be played in England, says Kevin Pietersen

For Pietersen, the final of an event like this should always be held in Dubai, where there is minimal chance of weather related interruptions.

published on : 21st June 2021

If England players stand together, they'll play in rescheduled IPL, feels Kevin Pietersen

The IPL GC and BCCI in an emergency meeting had unanimously decided to postpone IPL 2021 season last week.

published on : 12th May 2021