Simon Hughes on the state of English cricket

Cricket analyst Simon Hughes answers questions sent in by users of the BBC sport website about the state of the English game.

Kevin Pietersen's treatment, the role of the new coach and England's chances in this summer's Ashes are all tackled in the wake of the announcement by new ECB director of cricket Andrew Strauss that Pietersen won't be part of the England team for the foreseeable future.

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