that Kevin Pietersen will return home from the World Cup because of his hernia
injury did not unduly concern Cowers when it reached him on his little field.
last five years England fans have heard it said by the experts that Pietersen
is the key batsman in the England line-up.
moment he waltzed on to the scene in the winter of 2004/5 and bludgeoned three
hundreds against the South Africans in hostile conditions, KP has scaled peaks
higher than most of his team-mates have ever reached.
1000 ODI runs in 21 innings - a record which only Viv Richards had