Kevin Pietersen Disproves Sun Article in One Tweet, Calls Out Journo on Twitter

BR-UK StaffFeatured Columnist IVJune 11, 2014

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While athletes often take issue with what's printed about them in the tabloids, rarely do they have a response as perfect as Kevin Pietersen's on Wednesday. 

It started when The Sun's John Etheridge reported that an angry Pietersen had returned his England gifts from his 100th test:

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Pietersen immediately countered with pretty definitive proof to the contrary:

He then proceeded to further tear into Etheridge, calling out Etheridge's "LIES" and "irresponsible journalism."

Etheridge, for his part, apologised to Pietersen and pledged to investigate the source of his information.