Andrew Flintoff suffered grave facial accidents whereas filming a documentary for BBC in December
Andrew Flintoff made his public look in 9 months after affected by a nasty automobile accident in December 2023. The legendary cricketer has joined the England crew for his or her four-match ODI sequence in opposition to New Zealand. Flintoff was captured watching ENG vs NZ first ODI from the stands. The previous England all-rounder is recovering effectively from the accidents he sustained whereas filming a documentary for BBC present High Gear December.
Flintoff shares a superb equation with England’s managing director Rob Key. The previous England captain arrived in Cardiff forward of the primary ENG vs NZ ODI and was seen in fielding drills. Flintoff additionally interacted with a number of of the teaching workers and appeared blissful and jolly. England captain Jos Buttler is thrilled to have Flintoff again as a backroom workers.
“He’s been beginning to do some stuff in cricket,” stated Jos Buttler, England’s captain who briefly performed alongside Flintoff when he made a comeback for Lancashire within the T20 Blast in 2014. “It’s simply nice for him to be round.”He’s clearly an England legend, and it’s simply good to have him across the group,” Buttler added.
“He’s not been introduced in with any particular position, simply to be round and observe. Just a few of the lads can choose his brains slightly bit and he’s settled in very well,” Buttler stated to ESPNCricinfo.
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For the unversed, this would be the final ODI sequence for England earlier than ODI World Cup 2023 kick off on October 5. England will face New Zealand within the showpiece opening recreation. Nevertheless, Buttler confirmed that Flintoff gained’t journey with the crew for England for the World Cup.
Talking in regards to the first ODI, England have been crushed by 8 wickets in Cardiff. After someday break the 2 groups will meet on Sunday for the second ODI.