Former English cricketer compared Keaton Jennings and Jason Roy and felt the former was better than the latter. KP, as he is popularly known was trying to be humorous it seemed as Roy stroked a match-winning 123 to help England gun down a mammoth 361. His innings was laced with 15 fours and three sixes. It was Roy along with captain Root, who also slammed a brilliant 102 took England over the line in the third highest successful chase in the history of international cricket. Pietersen took to Twitter and his post read, “😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂 Jennings is better than Jason Roy…!
😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂.” Also Read - IPL 2021 Points Table Latest Update After RR vs PBKS, Match 4: Punjab Kings Move to 3rd Spot After Beating Rajasthan Royals, Sanju Samson Pips KL Rahul to Take Orange Cap
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Earlier, Chris Gayle made a roaring comeback as he smashed his 24th ODI century at Barbados against the touring English side. Gayle hit a breathtaking 135 off 129 balls and set the stage on fire. Gayle also became the third oldest cricketer at the age of 39 to hit a century. Windies hit 23 sixes in the innings which is a world record as well.
Chris Gayle, John Campbell, Shai Hope (wk), Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran, Jason Holder (c), Carlos Brathwaite, Ashley Nurse, Devendra Bishoo, Oshane Thomas
Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (c), Jos Buttler (wk), Ben Stokes, Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Adil Rashid, Liam Plunkett, Mark Wood