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In Pictures: Kevin Pietersen’s career

A look at Pietersen’s cricket career in pictures.

Kevin Pietersen has called time on his cricket career.

The former England batsman scored 23 hundreds in 104 Test matches, was part of four Ashes wins and was named Man of the Tournament as England won the World T20 in 2010.

Here, Press Association Sport looks back at Pietersen’s career in pictures.

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Kevin Pietersen celebrates his first international century in his second appearance for England - an ODI against Zimbabwe in Harare in 2004
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Kevin Pietersen kisses the Ashes urn after his first Test series ended with him scoring a century as England beat Australia for the first time in 18 years
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An innovative batsman, Kevin Pietersen introduced the world to the 'switch hit'
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Kevin Pietersen's stint as England captain was a short one as he clashed with England coach Peter Moores. Moores was sacked while Pietersen resigned
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Under his replacement as captain Andrew Strauss, Kevin Pietersen shines as England win the Ashes in Australia for the first time in 24 years
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Kevin Pietersen helped England lift their first, and to date only, global trophy - the 2010 World T20
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Kevin Pietersen marked cricket's 2,000th Test with an unbeaten 202 in the opening match of a series against India that England won 4-0 to go top of the ICC Test rankings
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Kevin Pietersen was dropped during the series against South Africa in 2012 after it emerged he had sent text messages to friends in the South Africa team
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Kevin Pietersen was reintegrated into the England team - and helped them win a series in India for the first time in 27 years
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Kevin Pietersen leaves the field for the last time as an England batsman during the Ashes whitewash in Australia
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After the end of his England career, Kevin Pietersen largely stuck to T20 cricket

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