Jos Buttler explains Andrew Flintoff’s new role in England ODI set-up
Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff was spotted on the team balcony during the first ODI against New Zealand – speaking after play, Jos Buttler explained his role during the series.
During his career, Flintoff was England’s most recognisable cricketer, and also one of their best. He won the Compton-Miller Medal during the 2005 Ashes, which England won 2-1 to secure their first series win over Australia since 1986/87.
Since retiring the game, he has built a career outside cricket as a media figure, in particular as host of Top Gear. While filming the popular car show in late 2022, he was airlifted to hospital after an accident at Dunsfold Park Aerodrome, with filming of the show suspended afterwards.
Flintoff’s appearance at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff for the