England prepare in Abu Dhabi

Kevin Pietersen & Mark Saxby

Kevin Pietersen & Mark Saxby - England captain Pietersen shares a joke with team masseur Saxby during catching practice  

Monty Panesar

Monty Panesar - Spinner Panesar is put through his paces  

Paul Collingwood

Paul Collingwood - Collingwood will be hoping that net practice can improve his recent form with the bat  

Kevin Pietersen & Peter Moores

Kevin Pietersen & Peter Moores - Captain and coach talk tactics  

James Anderson, Andrew Flintoff & Sajid Mahmood

James Anderson, Andrew Flintoff & Sajid Mahmood - Anderson takes a spectacular catch as Lancashire team-mates Flintoff and Mahmood look on  

Kevin Pietersen & Paul Collingwood

Kevin Pietersen & Paul Collingwood - Pietersen produces another of his improvised shots as Collingwood looks on  

Alastair Cook & Andrew Strauss

Alastair Cook & Andrew Strauss - Cook hits out under the watchful eye of his opening partner  

Ian Bell & Andrew Flintoff

Ian Bell & Andrew Flintoff - Bell practices his sweep as Flintoff waits his turn  

Andrew Flintoff

Andrew Flintoff - Flintoff at full stretch  

Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi - Locals play a match in the desert just outside the stadium  

Kevin Pietersen & Mark Saxby Monty Panesar Paul Collingwood Kevin Pietersen & Peter Moores James Anderson, Andrew Flintoff & Sajid Mahmood Kevin Pietersen & Paul Collingwood Alastair Cook & Andrew Strauss Ian Bell & Andrew Flintoff Andrew Flintoff Abu Dhabi