Stephen Brenkley is Cricket Correspondent for The Independent.
12 October 2014 12:00 AM
A coach is invariably defined by how often his teams win. It is a truth universally acknowledged. Win and he stays in the job, lose and he is packing his troubles in the old kitbag faster than a Mitchell Johnson bumper.
10 October 2014 07:57 PM
There are enough main players in Pietersen’s tome to assemble a cricket team; albeit a dysfunctional one. After a week of madness Stephen Brenkley assesses who’s been stumped and who’s ducked the bouncers
08 October 2014 10:39 PM
The man who was once the England team’s most illustrious player has again outflanked those who dispensed with him
08 October 2014 07:34 PM
The man behind the spoof Twitter account is a friend of both Stuart Broad and Alex Hales, but is adamant no England players tweeted from it
08 October 2014 07:25 PM
It can only hope (and pray) that after Pietersen has made all the running for another two days or so and done wonders for his book sales there will be room for a more considered reaction to his allegations
07 October 2014 11:01 PM
The former England batsman tours the studios defending his book before ending up in a former church
Kevin Pietersen autobiography: Leaked ECB ‘dossier’ accuses Pietersen of ranting, drinking and feigning injury
07 October 2014 06:33 PM
Governing body claims document has been ‘sliced and diced’ but does not deny main allegations against former batsman
Stephen Brenkley on Kevin Pietersen: Saddest thing is this book is about settling scores... not making them
07 October 2014 12:02 AM
One of cricket’s great entertainers spends 315 pages dealing in revenge, vitriol and persecution – and virtually ignores his many wonderful deeds in the middle
06 October 2014 07:28 PM
Prior, Cook and Flower under fire in a brutal assessment of recent England regimes
03 October 2014 07:13 PM
The Yorkshire captain has also been given a second ban for abuse
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
Rochester by-election: Labour MP Emily Thornberry resigns after posting white van and England flags tweet
France 'blocks' Russian sailors from boarding a warship
Revealed: How the world gets rich – from privatising British public services
Myleene Klass: Ed Miliband 'strikes back' by comparing UK's need for Labour's mansion tax to Hear'Say track
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- 2 Anti-gay hate preacher accidentally tweets 4,000 followers cartoon clip of him 'confessing' to be a 'homosexual sodomite'
- 3 Woman opens professional cuddling shop – gets 10,000 customers in first week
- 4 Grayson Perry: London needs affordable housing because 'rich people don't create culture'
- 5 Kenya bus attack: Al-Shabaab militants slaughter 28 non-Muslims who failed to recite Koran