I think he is a selfish, insensitive lout, but oh yeah, is he a good batsman!
South Africa is always tricky for this ex-South African, and there would have been Dale Steyn, Morne Morkel and Makhaya firing in all cylinders, but he stood out, in his cocky, brash, devil-may-care way.
To survive, the game needs characters, and this man is a rare showman who can really play, and play well enough to go on and become a legend.
As if following his inspiration, Ian Bell made an even bigger hundred, and missed out on the double by a run..
But this is to Kevin Pietersen! Stud par excellence….