Kevin Pietersen ruled out of Champions Trophy by knee injury

Thursday, 25 April 2013 - 12:21


England batsman Kevin Pietersen has been ruled out of the ICC Champions Trophy this summer as he continues to recover from a knee injury.

Pietersen, missed the third Test against New Zealand in March because of bruising on the bone and was already set to sit out the return Test series.

However, a scan confirmed he will miss the one-day internationals and Champions Trophy that follow.