Only his 3rd series defeat in 15, the knee jerk reactionary criticism of England Coach is highly unwarranted.
KP should be fit to join his England teammates in the final Ashes test at the Oval after a period of rest say the ECB
Suddenly the future looks bright again.
In the final minutes of the Test, as England idled towards the draw that would secure their first series win in India in a generation, the TV cameras closed in.
England now have two coaches as well as two captains after the surprise appointment of Ashley Giles to a new role in charge of the one-day international and Twenty20 squads.
Andy Flower has indicated his determination to rebuild his relationship with Kevin Pietersen with the expectation that the saga will finally be brought to an end in Colombo on Wednesday.