Flintoff’s comeback is a ‘massive mistake’, says Sir Ian Botham

"Fred had no choice but to quit cricket because of a chronic knee injury that had made walking difficult let alone bowling at 90 miles an hour"

“Fred had no choice but to quit cricket because of a chronic knee injury that had made walking difficult let alone bowling at 90 miles an hour”

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Legendary England all-rounder Sir Ian Botham has announced that Andrew Flintoff’s decision to come out of retirement and represent Lancashire in the ongoing Natwest T20 Blast is a “massive mistake”.

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IPL Qualifier 2: Sensational Sehwag secures finals clash against Kolkata

Punjab will be playing in their maiden IPL final thanks to Sehwag

Punjab will be playing in their maiden IPL final thanks to Sehwag

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Kings XI Punjab opening batsman Virender Sehwag gave the Mumbai crowd a glimpse of the past as he blitzed his way to a breath-taking 122 to not only knock the Chennai Super Kings out of the Indian Premier League (IPL), but also set up a finals clash against the Kolkata Knight Riders.

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ECB made to apologise to Pietersen

"Paul Downton and the ECB both apologise to Kevin Pietersen for those comments made that were in breach of the settlement agreement"

“Paul Downton and the ECB both apologise to Kevin Pietersen for those comments made that were in breach of the settlement agreement”

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The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) were forced to apologise to former batsman Kevin Pietersen following managing director Paul Downton’s comments on the BBC’s Test Match Special programme.

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Tredwell still believes he is the right man to be England’s go-to spinner

"I guess it's not ideal I haven't been playing four-day cricket, but I'm in front of them and hopefully that stands me in decent stead"

“I guess it’s not ideal I haven’t been playing four-day cricket, but I’m in front of them and hopefully that stands me in decent stead”

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Following the retirement of Graeme Swann, a plethora of spinners have raised their hands and asked to be given the opportunity to prove that they are the right candidate to replace him.

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