Flintoff declares himself fit for Super Test
England allrounder Andrew Flintoff injured his wrist after dropping a return catch from Ricky Ponting in the third ODI of the Super Series.india Updated: Oct 13, 2005 12:26 IST
England all rounder Andrew Flintoff has declared himself fit to play for the World XI in their Test match against Australia starting on Friday.
Flintoff injured his wrist after dropping a return catch from Australia captain Ricky Ponting in Sunday's third one-day international in Melbourne.
He was taken to hospital but X-rays cleared him of any fractures and he told a news conference in Sydney on Monday he was ready to play again.
"I'm going to go for some treatment but, like I said, there's nothing broken," he said.
"I had an X-ray yesterday, there's just bruising, so I'm not expecting any problems with it or to be unfit for the Test match. I'll be fine," he said.
First Published: Oct 10, 2005 16:45 IST