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KP's finest knock at Lord's Published: 05 February 2014

KP's finest knock at Lord's

Kevin Pietersen made 202 not out for England against India in 2011 - his highest Test score at Lord's.

The innings was Pietersen's only Test double-ton at the Home of Cricket driving England to a total of 474/8 before they went on to win a thrilling game by 196 runs in front of a packed house, late on Day Five.

Highlights: Pietersen lights up Lord's

Pietersen played 15 Test matches at Lord's, with his Test debut coming against Australia at the Home of Cricket in 2005. He made two half-centuries in that game to announce himself as one of the most exciting batsmen in world cricket.

In total, Pietersen made five centuries at Lord's, with his first coming in 2006 against Sri Lanka. He also appears on the famous Honours Board for tons against West Indies, South Africa, and twice against India, including that famous 202 not out.

As well as his 15 Tests, Pietersen played in 10 ODIs and one T20 international at Lord's.

On 4 February 2014 it was announced that the South Africa-born player was no longer in England's plans - seemingly bringing an end to his international career.

Pietersen at Lord's


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