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Kevin Pietersen brands England cult figure Jack Leach a ‘laughing stock’ after Australia retain the Ashes

Kevin Pietersen brands England cult figure Jack Leach a ‘laughing stock’ after Australia retain the Ashes

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Kevin Pietersen has laid into England spinner Jack Leach for his poor performances during the 2019 Ashes series.Leach became a cult hero to fans for his one not out at Headingley to help tie the series with Australia. AFP or licensors Jack Leach frustrated the Australian side with his constant glasses cleaning Videos emerged of the Somerset player re-enacting the run for his team-mates after the game and was even offered glasses for life by Specsavers. But Pietersen did not see the funny side of things and the former England batsman did not hold back in his criticism as Australia retained the Ashes by winning at Old Trafford. size matters Michael Bisping reveals why he th...
Sri Lanka v England: Moeen Ali and Jack Leach wrap up series win for tourists

Sri Lanka v England: Moeen Ali and Jack Leach wrap up series win for tourists

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Second Test, Pallekele (day five)England 290 (Curran 64, Perera 4-61) & 346 (Root 124, Foakes 65*, Akila 6-115)Sri Lanka 336 (Silva 85) & 243 (Mathews 88, Leach 5-83, Moeen 4-72)England won by 57 runsScorecardEngland claimed their first series win in Sri Lanka since 2001 with a 57-run victory in the second Test.The hosts started day five in Pallekele on 226-7, needing 75 more, and calmly added 14 in 28 balls.But Moeen Ali drew Niroshan Dickwella into edging to first slip for 35, before bowling captain Suranga Lakmal two balls later for a duck. Jack Leach removed Malinda Pushpakumara to bowl Sri Lanka out for 243 and claim his maiden Test five-wicket haul.England lead the three-match s...