In a sign that Amazon's months-long fight with Hachette may be winding down, some of the book publisher's titles were available for preorder on the ecommerce retailer this week. Among the titles were Kevin Pietersen's The Autobiography, which debuts Dec. Show More Summary
Have you noticed that some batters set up differently? Bent knees and a slightly wider base are notable in Kevin Pietersen, Graeme Smith and Gary Ballance. They move completely differently. Their movements don't relate to those coaching...Show More Summary
Kevin Pietersen’s autobiography is the saddest book of its type I’ve ever read. By its end you begin to think that KP and the ECB deserved each other and realise… Continue reading The post The sad but inevitable downfall of Kevin Pietersen. A tragedy in two innings. appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Kevin Pietersen has written a startling autobiography. So startling that it has taken the English cricketing and journalistic establishment by surprise. It is a catalogue of leaks, intrigues, triumphs and disappointments which accompanied...Show More Summary
Ahh KP - two faces and multiple personalities, most of them somewhat unfortunate.
Credits: Getty Images Alt Text: Kevin Pietersen of England The gentleman's game is eating itself… imagine if they had been footballers Talking Point Jonathan Harwood Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 1:42pm The unedifying bout of hysteriaShow More Summary
Seven years ago Kevin Pietersen produced his first attempt at autobiography, Crossing the Boundary: The Early Years in My Cricketing Life. Atrociously written, it demonstrated no awareness of the world… Continue reading The post The unbearable ingratitude of Kevin Pietersen appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Credits: Gettty Alt Text: Roy Keane, Kevin Pietersen Both men's autobiographies have revealed unfavourable aspects of their characters First Reaction Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 2:12pm See related: Still making enemies: 7 revelationsShow More Summary
Credits: GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Alt Text: Roy Keane 'Dark' new book deals with Ferguson, Clough and Ronaldo - and a punch-up with Peter Schmeichel Briefing Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 12:23pm Kevin Pietersen is not the only sportsman toShow More Summary
Credits: Scott Barbour/Getty Alt Text: Kevin Pietersen and Matt Prior celebrating winning a match in 2010 Batsman accuses team-mates of bullying in 'biggest work of fiction since Jules Verne' First Reaction Bill Mann Tuesday, October...Show More Summary
Title: Kevin Pietersen Credits: Getty Images Controversial batsman is now beyond the reach of the ECB as he prepares to publish memoir Briefing Jonathan Harwood Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 12:29pm See related: Flower vs Pietersen and...Show More Summary
We all want to be a bit like our heroes. So, it's natural to want to emulate their methods and tactics. The problem is that you are not Kevin Pietersen, or Brett Lee, or Shane Warne. Even if you become the greatest player ever, you will never be your hero. Show More Summary
Kevin Pietersen has said it is wrong to blame the Twenty20 Indian Premier League for the tourists poor Test form in England. In the absence of exiled former captain Pietersen, England came from behind to beat India 3-1 in a five-Test series, with skipper Alastair Cook overseeing the recovery. Show More Summary
It all began with a denial. Andrew Flower denied the suggestion that he had threatened to resign unless Kevin Pietersen was thrown out of the England squad. This week, Paul Downton said in a BBC interview (download interview) that there was a unanimous feeling in the England camp that the time had come to move on from Pietersen. Show More Summary
Myth and history both provide parallels that the English cricket authorities would do well to heed in their dealings with Kevin Pietersen. There are many instances where leaders were unable to deal with genius, to their own detriment. The classic example is the row during the Trojan War between Agamemnon and Achilles. Although the proximate [...]
Discarded batsman will make more in two months with Delhi Daredevils than a year with England One-Minute Read LAST UPDATED AT 12:57 ON Wed 12 Feb 2014 DISCARDED England cricketer Kevin Pietersen has proved there is life after internationals...Show More Summary
Batting tips taken from advice from Kevin Pietersen, Michael Bevan, Aakash Chopra, Gary Palmer and Mark Garaway . Click to enlarge.
The love-in between Kevin Pietersen and David Cameron continues. As I reported last week, the PM waded into the row over the sacking of the England batsman, and now KP… Continue reading The post PM courted by KP and Strauss appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
The prime minister was waxing lyrical about ousted England slogger Kevin Pietersen when speaking to BBC Lancashire earlier today. The PM confessed that he is ‘an enormous fan of KP.’… Continue reading The post Dave gives up on sticky wicket appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
David Cameron, Piers Morgan and Kevin Pietersen. It’s like the start of some dreadful joke, but it’s not. The Prime Minister has been talking about England dropping KP, a decision that has outraged Mr Morgan. Mr Cameron is also irked about the loss of “an amazing man” from the England XI. This morning, May 2010 [...]