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Kevin Pietersen

Cricketer
Male
Born Jun 27, 1980
Age 35
Hometown Pietermaritzburg
Net Worth $5 Million
Other Names KP, Kapes, Kapers

Kevin Peter Pietersen, MBE is a South African-born English cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and occasional off spin bowler who plays for England, Surrey and the Delhi Daredevils. Pietersen was born in Pietermaritzburg, Natal Province, South Africa. He made his first-class debut for Natal in 1997 before moving to England, after voicing his displeasure at the racial quota system in place in South Africa.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1980 Birth Born on June 27, 1980.

TEENAGE

1997 17 Years Old 1 More Event
Pietersen was born in Pietermaritzburg, Natal Province, South Africa. He made his first-class debut for Natal in 1997 before moving to England, after voicing his displeasure at the racial quota system in place in South Africa. … Read More
1999 19 Years Old He impressed members of Nasser Hussain's England side when playing for KwaZulu Natal in 1999; he took four top-order wickets and, despite batting at number nine, scored 61 not out from 57 balls, hitting four sixes. … Read More

TWENTIES

2000 - 2005 9 More Events
He only played twice for the county in 2006, and appeared just once in 2007, with an unbeaten 66 against Ireland.
He was captain of the England Test and ODI teams from 4 August 2008 to 7 January 2009 but resigned after just three Tests and nine ODIs, following a dispute with England coach Peter Moores, who was sacked the same day. … Read More
In January 2009, following England's losses in India, the media reported that Pietersen had asked the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) to hold emergency meetings to discuss Moores' coaching role with the team. … Read More

THIRTIES

Pietersen was selected in England's 15-man squad for the 2010 ICC World Twenty20 in the West Indies. … Read More
Pietersen was part of England's 15-man squad for the 2011 World Cup hosted by Bangladesh, India and Sri Lanka between February and March. … Read More
On 10 April, Pietersen started his first match in the 2012 Indian Premier League for his new team, the Delhi Daredevils. … Read More
Pietersen last played for England in the 2013-14 Ashes and subsequent ODIs, after which he was informed that he was no longer being considered for international selection. … Read More
In February 2014, Delhi Daredevils of Indian Premier League bought Pietersen for USD 1.5 Million for the 2014 Indian Premier League season, and he captained the team for that season. … Read More
In the 2015 Indian Premier League auction, Kevin Pietersen was bought by Sunrisers Hyderabad for 2 Crore Rupees.
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