Fox Sports Australia – Pietersen said the proliferation of lucrative T20 tournaments across the globe is luring England’s best talent abroad and stunting the development of youth in the County Championship.

Summary

  • Pietersen said the proliferation of lucrative T20 tournaments across the globe is luring England’s best talent abroad and stunting the development of youth in the County Championship.
  • “The world of T20 franchise cricket has hurt County Cricket.
  • He averages 51.25 for the series batting at No.8, while England’s top four are averaging 17.70.
  • Curran earned his Test debut against Pakistan in June after catching the eye of selectors while playing for English county Surrey.
  • Curran is not the only 20-year-old to rise through the county ranks to earn a Test debut this English summer.


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