Hopps on Pietersen
David Hopps, in the Guardian, celebrates England's latest savior.
It is intriguing to wonder how all this is impacting upon Duncan Fletcher. England's coach believes in nothing more than plans and strategies, carefully devised over cautious, well-spaced-out halves of lager. And then along comes Pietersen, afantasy for a coach who does not fantasise, a must-do gamble for a man who would not buy a lottery ticket without an attached print-out of the pay-out percentage.