Kevin Pietersen Joins Ashes Cricket 2009 and Screens #2

Ashes stars past and present show their support for new cricket game as Kevin Pietersen, Ricky Ponting, Ian Botham and Shane Warne all sign for Codemasters
Codemasters announced today that Kevin Pietersen, the explosive England batsman, will be the face of Ashes Cricket 2009 - Pietersen will be the game's cover star and joins Ricky Ponting, Shane Warne and Sir Ian Botham in playing a prominent role in the game. Ashes Cricket 2009 is fully licensed by the ECB (England and Wales Cricket Board), the MCC (Marylebone Cricket Club, the world's most famous cricket club and owner of the Ashes urn) and Cricket Australia, providing the game with all the official players, kit, stadia - including Lords and The Brit Oval - and equipment from this year’s npower Ashes Series. Ashes Cricket 2009 will be released for PS3, Xbox 360 and PC this July - the Wii version will be available later in the year. Nine new screenshots found their way in our gallery.