The saga over Kevin Pietersen and his run-ins with England players and the board just don’t seem to end. The latest in the episode is that the South African-born controversial cricketer wants teammates James Anderson and Graeme Swann to be investigated.
England have decided to rest their premium spinner Graeme Swann for the remaining three ODIs against South Africa. Swann of late has been having a troubled elbow in his right arm which might need surgery sometime perhaps after the World Twenty20.
Although England were thoroughly outplayed at The Oval, it was their bowling performance that was a shocker. Prior to the start of the series, a lot was expected of this English bowling attack, which was even rated by some critics as the best ever in the country’s bowling history.
England need 229 more runs to win while Sri Lanka need 8 more wickets to take to win the Galle Test which could be over on Day 4. Story of Sri Lanka Vs England, Day 3, 1st Test at Galle, Just Retirement 2012