Kevin Pietersen Salutes Rahul Dravid in Autobiography

Kevin Pietersen reveals that Rahul Dravid sent him a number of emails which helped the England batsman play spin better. Kevin Pietersen hails Rahul Dravid as 'genuine guru.'

updated: October 12, 2014 14:31 IST
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In his autobiography, Kevin Pietersen thanks Rahul Dravid for guiding him and for helping him improve his cricket.

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London: Maverick England batsman Kevin Pietersen struggled to get along with coaches of his own team most of his playing career and his quest for a "genuine guru" ended in faraway India where, he says, former captain Rahul Dravid made a lasting impact on his technique.

In his autobiography 'KP' released here this week, Pietersen refers repeatedly to an e-mail the Indian batting legend wrote to him about playing spinners which made a massive difference to him.

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