The England all rounder has ruled himself out of the Ashes down under. However, he has not ruled out a ocmeback to cricket.
Andrew Flintoff will not be travelling to Australia after announcing his retirement during the Ashes 2009. However, he is planning a comeback, targetting county cricket team, Lancashire, before making an international comeback. He has been named in the preliminary squad for September for the Champions League Twenty20 for the Chennai Super Kings for whom he did not play at all in IPL 3 and left well before midway in the IPL 2 edition because of injury.