March 7, 2006

Plugging the gap with panache

The Surfer

In his weekly email, The Spin, Lawrence Booth sums up his opinions on Andrew Flintoff’s captaincy of England.

Last week ... the Spin wondered whether Andrew Flintoff really needed to add the captaincy to a list of tasks that includes middle-order hitter, first-change battering ram, second slip bucket, the face of Sky Sports's trailers, and impending father-to-be-for-the-second-time...

His performance at Nagpur was enough to convince this column that he is the perfect stop-gap

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