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England and Wales Cricket Board managing director Paul Downton has denied that he has been contacted by Kevin Pietersen to discuss a potential return to the national team.
Pietersen has become optimistic his England career could yet be revived and reports on Tuesday claimed that the 34-year-old had held conversations with intermediaries acting for the ECB.
"He hasn't asked me for a meeting," said Downton. "As far as the ECB is concerned no position has changed. We put out a statement last week."
Downton was one of the key figures in casting Pietersen out of the England set-up following last year's 5-0 Ashes whitewash and when asked if he would consider a meeting with the South Africa-born batman, he added: "I don't know what to say to that to be honest.
"It's not something that is at the forefront of the selectors' minds now. We've got a group of players that we are working with and looking to progress the England team.
"Nothing has changed from where we were in the last year."
England's World Cup embarrassment has given ammunition to those who believe it was a mistake to axe Pietersen.
Former England cricketer Darren Gough has told ITV News it's unacceptable for England to have crashed out of the World Cup in the group stages.
The retired cricketer said it was "poor performance" and that England got the game plan "all wrong" in a "disastrous tournament".
England and Wales Cricket Board managing director Paul Downton has told ITV News he thinks Pete Moores' job is safe despite a disastrous World Cup.
Downton said his view is that Moores will be England head coach "for some time to come yet".
England and Wales Cricket Board managing director Paul Downton believes Peter Moores is the right man to take England forward.
Downton was speaking after a disastrous World Cup, which has seen England go out in the group stages.
All-rounder Tim Bresnan believes England are being 'left behind' in one-day international cricket.
The Yorkshireman says other teams have surpassed England in terms of how the shorter form is played.
Peter Moores admits his side have been poor in the World Cup, after witnessing their final demise against Bangladesh.
The England head coach's position is now under threat and he doesn't know if he will be kept on.
Former England captain Geoff Boycott has criticised the current regime for a 'catalogue of mistakes' in the run up to the World Cup.
Peter Moores' side were dumped out in the group stages following a desperate defeat to Bangladesh on Monday.
England head coach Peter Moores has bemoaned the lack of experience in his side after being eliminated from the World Cup.
Moores did defend skipper Eoin Morgan, despite only leading the team to one victory in the group stage.
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