Flintoff has confirmed now that he will only take part in 1 day cricket.
I think this might help develop some of the other English cricket players to come out more and make it more of a team.
Flintoff was undeniably an amazing bowler and batter but England have other fantastic players like Anderson who can take wickets.
The Ashes was a great tournament and although Flintoff did steal the show at times it was also evident that there is other players in the England team who could dominate for years to come.
England pip South Africa in low-scoring thriller
England's much-maligned bowlers conjured up a lion-hearted effort to pull off a remarkable six-run victory against South Africa as their wildly fluctuating World Cup adventure took another dramatic turn overnight (NZT). Ref. Source 4
England attack coach Brian Smith resigns
England's attack coach Brian Smith has resigned, a day after his position was fatally undermined by the anonymous comments of several players in their leaked "confidential" appraisals of the team's woeful World Cup campaign. Ref. Source 6
England retain Ashes trophy
England retain cricket's prized Ashes trophy after the third Test at Old Trafford ends as a draw Ref. BBC