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Graham Gooch rubbishes Kevin Pietersen's allegations about Andy Flower, Matt Prior

Graham Gooch rubbishes Kevin Pietersen’s allegations about Andy Flower, Matt Prior

Sad News

For some time now we have been noticing that LeggieLefty has been “very disinterested”. His last post was written in April, 6 months ago. On a few occasions he has thrown away his post, despite such opportunities as “Red Monday”, the day when Bangladesh scored over 600 and Australia fell apart. 362 more words

Slo-Man

Graeme Swann: What he said, really meant and definitely didn't

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Graeme Swann hopes to bury Kevin Pietersen and his autobiography 20,000 leagues under the sea.

What he said:

“I expected it to be the biggest work of fiction since Jules Verne and that seems to have happened.”

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Sports

When superheroes retire

In recent days, we’ve been shown a variety of ways to negotiate the twilight of a stellar sports career.

I’m going to focus on three: the Fred Astaire for enduring grace and dignity, the Brian Meeker for reasons that shall become obvious and the Honey Boo Boo, for sheer search-and-destroy precociousness. 704 more words

Olympics

SportingSpeak Review of the Week

07.10.14

Top Four: 

  • Novak Djokovic in China – in imperious form to win the Beijing Open for the 5thtime, Novak swept aside Tomas Berdych in what he himself described as his best ever performance in a three-setter: 
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Kevin Pietersen: What he said, really meant and definitely didn't

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Kevin Pietersen promises to shoot from the hip in his autobiography, ‘KP: The Autobiography‘.

What he said:

Kevin Pietersen was the scapegoat for the Ashes debacle Down Under.

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Sports

That Pietersen book...

This blog is busy digesting the two very different Pietersen books that are dominating cricket chat. We will respond very quickly, but in the meantime, here’s a very, very funny bit from KP’s own magnum opus. 87 more words