Kevin Pietersen takes a dig at Alastair Cook while replying to Shane Watson

Kevin Pietersen is undoubtedly one of the finest players England have ever produced but his off the field issues has cost him his place in the national side. He has been one of the most active cricketers on social media and keeps his fans and followers updated with his hilarious and witty posts. READ MORE: Hilarious: Will Kevin Pietersen be the England Cricket Mascot?

English Test skipper Alastair Cook recently became the first batsman to have amassed 10,000 Test runs and is certainly having a prolific time as the captain of the side. Another productive English batsman Ian Bell has been axed from the side which raised a lot of questions in the fraternity. Australian all-rounder Shane Watson on this occasion tweeted a question to Pietersen related to Bell s ouster. He tweeted: READ MORE: PHOTOS: Kevin Pietersen shares his ‘wild-safari’ experience


Pietersen killed two birds with one stone by taking a dig at Cook while replying to Watson. Pietersen tweeted:

Pietersen and Bell are the only active cricketers who possess a threat to Cook s record as the duo feature in top 10 most run-scorers for England. On the contrary, Cook has smashed 28 tons in whites whereas Pietersen and Bellhave 23 and 22 to their names respectively.