And then the reason he eventually DID move to 4, was not because of what the team wanted, it was rather because he didn't want to bat with the currently very poor English tail! What a joke!
"Then Kevin discussed with us that he was batting with the tail a lot and he wanted to bat four. We said 'Are you sure you want to? He said he'd rather do that than be caught with the tail that we've got at the moment."