Kevin Pietersen injury is a massive blow to England,
Kevin Pietersen injury is a massive blow to England, says Mike Atherton Chief Cricket Correspondent says the loss of ‘England’s best batsman by a street’ will lift the Australians.
Kevin Pietersen will be out for six weeks after having surgery to repair an Achilles tendon What impact will this have on the series? Could it be a tipping point in Australia’s favour? It is certainly a big advantage for the Australians. Kevin Pietersen is England’s best batsman by a street and even when he has not been playing particularly well and hampered by injury he has still been top-scoring for England. There is no question this is a massive blow. Who comes in for England? Ian Bell is the obvious replacement