Andrew Flintoff Comeback Put on Hold

The buzz surrounding Andrew Flintoff's return for Lancashire has slided a bit after the team announced he won't be part of the squad selected to play Yorkshire in a T20 match.

updated: June 06, 2014 11:09 IST
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London: 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 all-rounder was back in their Twenty20 squad five years after the former England captain's injury-induced retirement.

But after he took scored just 16 and took two wickets but leaked 39 runs in a second XI T20 defeat by Leicestershire at Arundel on Thursday, Flintoff was omitted from the senior Lancashire squad announced for the 'Roses' match, with the side bidding for their fifth straight win in this season's competition.

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