Stuart Broad Denies Kevin Pietersen's 'Bullying' Accusation

Kevin Pietersen, in his controversial autobiography, had written about the existence of a 'bullying culture' in the England dressing room.

updated: October 30, 2014 16:43 IST
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England bowler Stuart Broad has dismissed claims by former team-mate Kevin Pietersen that there was a bullying culture in the changing room during their time as international colleagues. (Pietersen salutes Rahul Dravid)

In Pietersen's recently-published autobiography, he alleges that Broad was a member of a group of senior players who abused less-experienced squad members if they made fielding errors. (Pietersen's book has tarnished England: Alastair Cook)

But Broad told BBC Sport in an interview published late on Wednesday: "The 'bullying' word has not crossed my mind in eight or nine years of playing international cricket." (IPL spoilt Pietersen's career: Nasser Hussain)

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