Kevin Pietersen's runs will be a massive loss but the controversies and headlines will not be missed, former teammate Matthew Hoggard has said.
England's management decided unanimously that their relationship with the South African-born 33-year-old had run its course.
More top news
Warm sunny spells and some showers through rest of today across the UK, particularly in the southeast
A Norwich supporter feared he would miss out on the club's biggest match for years after a barking mad incident
An international manhunt has been launched for a husband and wife wanted in connection with an attempted murder.