Kevin Pietersen and his controversial social media activities were famous in the last decade when he was playing for the England team. On top of that once he has been fined for a Tweet which he made in 2012 about knick knight his colleague.
ECB took it to their Interest as it was a breach of ” English conditions of Employment”
In the Tweet, Pietersen mocked him by saying”Can somebody please tell me how Knight has worked his way into the commentary box for Tests? Ridiculous.”
That was not the first time when Pietersen has triggered a controversy on Twitter. earlier he announced he’s dropping from the ODI squad as well.
As a result of that Tweet, Kevin Pietersen has been fined and suspended by ECB. Later he announced via Twitter that he is not going to leave this platform and he made a tweet regarding his relationship with Nick knight at present which seems fine and good.
Now Kevin Pietersen doing commentary for the Hundred game with Nick Knight, towards whom he commented back in 2012. Now in the latest tweet that “I tweeted some silly things about Nick Knight years back when I was still playing. I’m now working with Nick & he’s absolutely BRILLIANT! I’m really enjoying working alongside him!”.
Seems to be the right-handed batsmen changed his opinion about Nick Knight, the former English left-hand opening batsman, who played 17 test matches and 100 ODI for the England team from 1996 to 2003, he announced his retirement after the 2003 world cup, post-retirement he is doing commentary in the cricket game.
Kevin Pietersen, a South African-born English cricketer played 104 test matches and 136 ODI matches for the England team, though his match count didn’t justify his cricketing skills, he was regarded as one of the finest cricketers from England, had he not faced political issues he could have reached different heights in the international stage.