Andrew Flintoff

  • Andrew Flintoff back for Lancashire after retirement 07-07-2014 12:10 PM

    Andrew Flintoff said he "loved" making his county cricket comeback for Lancashire on Sunday, four years after retiring from the game. The former England all-rounder did not bat in a Twenty20 Blast fixture at Worcestershire but he took two for 36 with the ball as Lancashire (229 for four) won...
  • Rain puts Andrew Flintoff's return to competitive cricket on hold 05-07-2014 11:03 AM

    Andrew Flintoff's possible comeback to competitive cricket following a five-year absence was frustrated by the weather in Birmingham on Friday. The allrounder, whose last appearance for England was against Australia in the 2009 Ashes finale at The Oval, was included in Lancashire's squad for their domestic Twenty20 match against the...
  • Andrew Flintoff comeback on hold 06-06-2014 09:12 AM

    Manchester: Andrew Flintoff's much-talked about return to county cricket won't take place this week after he was left out of Lancashire's squad to play Yorkshire in a Twenty20 match at Old Trafford on Friday. Last week saw Lancashire announce that the 36-year-old allrounder was back in their Twenty20 squad five...
  • Andrew Flintoff warms-up with club treble 01-06-2014 10:54 AM

    London: Andrew Flintoff prepared for his anticipated Lancashire comeback by taking three wickets for his old club side on Saturday. Friday saw Lancashire announce that the 36-year-old all-rounder was back in their Twenty20 squad five years after the former England captain's injury-induced retirement. And ahead of his expected return to...
  • Flintoff making 'massive mistake' in coming back to cricket: Ian Botham 31-05-2014 06:43 PM

    England great Ian Botham said Andrew Flintoff was making a "massive mistake" in coming back to play Twenty20 county cricket after five years out of the game. Flintoff, like Botham a pace bowling all-rounder and ex-England captain, was forced to retire through injury in 2009, his ankles and knees having...
  • MCC 'snub' sparked Andrew Flintoff return 31-05-2014 12:05 PM

    London: Andrew Flintoff has revealed how being overlooked for the upcoming Lord's Bicentenary match between Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) and the Rest of the World spurred him on to make a Twenty20 comeback with Lancashire. The Red Rose county confirmed on Friday that Flintoff, one of their favourite sons, had...
  • Andrew Flintoff out of retirement to play county Twenty20 30-05-2014 01:13 PM

    Former England captain Andrew Flintoff has come out of retirement to join Lancashire's squad for this season's English domestic Twenty20 competition, the county announced on Friday. Pace bowling all-rounder Flintoff played 79 Tests and 141 one-day internationals and seven Twenty20s for England before injury forced the now 36-year-old to retire...
  • Former England allrounder Andrew Flintoff all set for Twenty20 return 14-05-2014 10:12 PM

    English cricket club Lancashire have confirmed that they are in talks with former England allrounder Andrew Flintoff over a return to the team for this season's Twenty20 Blast, BBC reported. The 36-year-old Flintoff, who has been out of cricket since 2009, has recently been training with Lancashire. "We are in...
  • Andrew Flintoff could make Twenty20 comeback 15-04-2014 07:27 PM

    London: Four years after retiring from international cricket, former England skipper Andrew Flintoff is eyeing a T20 return with former club St Annes. The 36-year-old allrounder played for the Northern League side - St Annes - as a junior before joining Lancashire. The BBC reported that the 6' 4" athlete...
  • Trott's 'con' disrespectful of real illness: Michael Vaughan 17-03-2014 10:11 AM

    London: Jonathan Trott's assertion that mental and physical fatigue had forced him home from England's Ashes tour of Australia rather than depression felt like a "con" and would only convince his team-mates he had abandoned them, according to former England captain Michael Vaughan. The 32-year-old Trott abruptly left the tour...
  • Andrew Flintoff says Kevin Pietersen is England's scapegoat 08-02-2014 05:38 PM

    London: Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff believes that Kevin Pietersen has been made a scapegoat for England's Ashes whitewash after having his international career brought to an end. The England and Wales Cricket Broad (ECB) announced the end of Pietersen's association with England earlier this week, citing a need for...
  • Andrew Flintoff baffled by Stuart Broad walk 'row' 30-10-2013 08:24 PM

    London: Former England captain Andrew Flintoff said on Tuesday that Stuart Broad does not deserve to be the 'villain' of the piece in Australia but has backed his former team-mate to star in the upcoming Ashes series all the same. Broad found himself under fire after refusing to walk -...
  • Manoj Tiwary returns home after knee surgery 25-08-2013 11:33 PM

    Kolkata: India batsman Manoj Tiwary on Sunday said his knee surgery in London was successful and hoped to recover fully in four to five months. "I had a ligament tear (in my left knee). The doctors and physio have advised me complete rest for a few weeks. Thereafter, I will...
  • Michael Vaughan and Andrew Flintoff call for scrapping of DRS 08-08-2013 01:43 PM

    London: Former England captains Michael Vaughan and Andrew Flintoff have called for the controversial Decision Review System (DRS) should be scrapped by the ICC in the wake of further occurrences during the ongoing Ashes. At the centre of controversy during the historic England-Australia rivalry is the inconsistency of DRS, part...
  • England greats lambast Warner on Twitter 13-06-2013 09:57 AM

    Former England players have lambasted Australian opener David Warner on Twitter after he was indulged in an ugly bar hassle with English cricketer Joe Root. Former England allrounder Andrew Flintoff's Twitter Handle "@flintoff11" read "With the bat @davidwarner31 will try and hit anything when it comes to people he just...
  • Flintoff sees Pietersen considering Test future after Ashes 18-04-2013 07:22 PM

    England batsman Kevin Pietersen may consider quitting Test cricket after this year's back-to-back Ashes series against Australia, his former team-mate Andrew Flintoff said on Thursday. Pietersen, 32, has been ruled out of next month's two-match Test series at home to New Zealand because of a knee injury he sustained during...
  • Flintoff has boxing bug ahead of debut 30-11-2012 09:22 AM

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  • Flintoff lashes out at Atherton 21-06-2012 06:16 PM

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  • Flintoff reveals depression battle 02-01-2012 12:00 PM

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