Third time lucky for us as far as making the semi-finals in the ICC World Twenty20 goes. I don't know whether it’s the spirit of the Caribbean, but our entry into the semi-finals has not come with the usual pressure of expectations. We are all just excited at making the last four and want to make the most of this opportunity.
Kevin Pietersen is supposed to land in St. Lucia after going home to be with his wife for the birth of their baby boy. He has been in very good touch so far, and it's wonderful to have him back for the games that count.
As captain, I am particularly proud of the way the boys have adapted to various conditions when other teams have been struggling. We started off on the slow wickets of Guyana and then went to the pacy pitches of Barbados before heading to the slower wickets in St. Lucia.
What has worked for us is the way we have used the first six overs both in batting as well as bowling. Craig Kieswetter has been an absolute asset at the top of the orderRead More »from We need to keep the momentum going