We would like to take you back to the time when the on-field rivalries, Yuvraj Singh and Andrew Flintoff were seen encountering!

Revisiting the on-field rivalry between Yuvraj Singh and Andrew Flintoff

The world cricket history has witnessed several rivalries over ages. From teams to players, the world has witnessed some big clashes between the two rivalries. The two national teams – India and England are the biggest rivalries of each other in international cricket for a really long time. They are even the top strongest cricket teams in the world. The two players, Yuvraj Singh and Andrew Flintoff from these two teams are regarded as the biggest rivalries of each other.

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The former Indian all-rounder cricketer, Yuvraj Singh has made several records in the international tournaments and is a great batsman. On the contrary, Andrew Flintoff is no less. He is the former all-rounder cricketer with great fast bowling skills. The two players have done a great job and helped the team in winning several matches. The two on-field rivalries have encountered each other many times.

One can never forget September 19, 2007, T20 World Cup match between India and England, in South Africa. The match was one of the remarkable innings in the history, and especially for Yuvraj. The Indian player became the first batsmen ever to score six consecutive sixes in a single over. But, do you know the mystery behind Yuvraj’s aggressive batting actions? It was Andrew Flintoff with whom Yuvraj got trapped in a heated argument. It is said that the English player said, “I will cut your throat off!” to Yuvraj. And as a reply, Yuvraj said, “You see this bat in my hand. You know where I am gonna hit you with this bat?” This made Yuvraj furious and score record of 6,6,6,6,6,6 runs in an over. And, India won the match impressively.

The two on-field rivalries have been seen many more times, in such a situation. Although they have retired, the international pitches and their fans would remember them forever.

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