Kevin Pietersen was discarded for England team after the Ashes defeat earlier this year © Getty Images
Kevin Pietersen was discarded for England team after the Ashes defeat earlier this year © Getty Images

Sydney: Jul 30, 2014

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen said that he felt sorry for Andrew Strauss following his highly offensive remark against Pietersen during a commentary at Lord’s.

The retired English cricketer caught worldwide attention when he made the nasty comment about Pietersen at the exhibition match at Lord’s.

Strauss made the remark when he thought his microphone was off during a commercial break but the comment was heard loud and clear.

The former England captain had apologised for his remarks, reports news.com.au.

Pietersen said that he heard about the statement after the game and that there was nothing that had to be done about the issue.