Cricket: That Was My Best Test Innings, Says Pietersen
Llewellyn, David, The Independent (London, England)
There was no doubt about the verdict. Kevin Pietersen reckoned he had just played his best innings. In his opinion, it surpassed his identical score at the Oval against Australia last season, when he guaranteed England the draw which won them the Ashes.
"Maybe the bowling attack is not as good as Australia's, but the way I went about my innings was better than at the Oval. When I came out to bat I did not want to be the guy who gave them a double wicket after a big partnership, so I played as straight as I could for as long as I could in this innings.
"I thought it was a much more patient innings. I worked myself out over the winter, and instead of just going out …
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