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About Andrew Flintoff

Andrew Flintoff is an English cricketer. He is born 6 December 1977 in Preston, Lancashire.

Boxing Career

After a successful 15-year career in English cricket, Andrew Flintoff began his boxing career. Flintoff is being trained by former Irish boxer Barry McGuigan.

Flintoff won his first bout, defeating Richard Dawson of USA on 30 November 2012. The four-round heavyweight bout was won by 39-38 margin. Though he was knocked down early in the second round, Flintoff recovered to survive.

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Freddie Flintoff's stunning 'f***ing p***k' attack on Atherton
Launching a foul-mouthed attack on Michael Atherton, former England all rounder Andrew Flintoff has sparked a cricketing row by labelling the former Lancashire team-mate a "f***ing p***k".

Flintoff says 'brilliant' all rounder Bresnan 'no replacement for him'
Former England all rounder Andrew Flintoff has said Tim Bresnan shouldn't be compared with him, and added that one should appreciate the fact that he is just Bresnan.

Andrew 'Freddie' Flintoff goes wild for new adventure show on Discovery
Andrew Flintoff, who launched a new series of his travel adventures and animal encounters 'Freddie Flintoff Goes Wild' on the Discovery Channel, tackled the Northern Territory's tough terrain and savage reptiles while filming the show.

Flintoff branded 'drinker with cycling problem' by charity cycle ride partner
Former England cricketer Andrew Flintoff has been branded as a drinker with a cycling problem by rugby World Cup winner Lawrence Dallaglio, who is on charity cycle ride from Greece to London along him.

Broad becomes seventh player ever to claim five wickets and score century at Lord's
Stuart Broad became only the seventh player in history to both take five wickets in a Test innings at Lord's and score a Test century at the ground after he ended the first day with figures of six for 72 against the West Indies on Thursday.

Flower says England needs new 'Andrew Flintoff' to remain at pinnacle of cricket
England coach Andy Flower has highlighted his team's need for a "world class all-rounder" despite their win against Sri Lanka in the second Test at Colombo.

Freddie Flintoff beats 14 bizarre world records in just 12 hrs for charity
Andrew Flintoff set an incredible 14 Guinness World Records within 12 hours to raise funds for Sport Relief.

One Christmas I ended up crying on my dad, says Flintoff
Former England fast bowler Andrew Flintoff has revealed that there was a time when he was in a huge state of depression during the 2006-07 Ashes series loss to Australia, and even cried on his dad's shoulders on Christmas eve.

Flintoff reveals his booze and depression hell after 2006-07 Ashes whitewash
Former England skipper Andrew Flintoff has recalled the 2006-07 Ashes series when he broke down after Australia whitewashed his team 5-0, and was contemplating retiring at the subsequent World Cup.

Oz crowds looking forward to flashing bat of 'Buccaneer' Sehwag
Indian opener Virender Sehwag may have unexpectedly got a well-deserved compliment from the hulking Matthew Hayden during Australia's 2004 tour of India, but now his flashing broadsword is what Australian crowds will be looking forward to in the ensuing four-match Test series.

Abbey and Peter Crouch's £4.5m Cheshire home burgled
Peter Crouch and his wife Abbey have been left "distraught" after burglars broke into their new house in Prestbury, Cheshire.

Millionaire Flintoff can't stomach paying 4 pounds for daughter's school play!
Andrew Flintoff may be a millionaire but that didn't stop him from complaining about having to pay 4 pounds to see his daughter's school play.

Swann says Flintoff is the undisputed champion
England off-spinner Graeme Swann has described former all-rounder Andrew Flintoff as a man mountain and an undisputed champion.

England legends praise Strauss, Flower for taking team to great heights
Some 'titans of cricket' have praised England's captain Andy Strauss and coach Andy Flower for their outstanding contribution in taking the team to great heights.

Twenty20 against India to be 'fantastic occasion' for England youngsters: Broad
England Twenty20 captain Stuart Broad is convinced that today's Twenty20 international against India in Manchester will be a 'fantastic occasion' for the new breed of big-hitters in the team.

Flintoff says current England side better than 2005 vintage
Former England cricketer Andrew Flintoff believes the current England team is a better side that the squad of 2005 that broke Australian domination.

Tendulkar can't cope with 'disguising' Anderson: Nasser Hussain
Indian batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar has always been a master at sizing up a bowler and working out his gameplan accordingly, but England fast bowler James Anderson has been clever enough to keep him guessing, former England captain Nasser Hussain has said.

Dhoni's World Cup winning bat auctioned for Rs 72 lakhs in London
Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's 2011 World Cup winning bat was auctioned of on Monday for Rs. 72 lakh at London's Hilton Hotel.

Why men don't introspect on their dressing sense
Most of the men are quite untailored about their dressing sense and always have excuses to cover up their dull monotonous style.

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