1 Aug 2008

Flintoff helps even up Test against South Africa

11:27 am on 1 August 2008

The England all rounder Andrew Flintoff has taken four wickets to haul his side back into the third cricket Test against South Africa at Edgbaston.

In reply to England's 231 South Africa are 256 for 6 at the end of the second day.

Flintoff, with figures of four for 68, helped reduce South Africa's lead to 25 runs.

Neil McKenzie, out for 72, became Flintoff's 200th Test wicket and Flintoff has become only the second Englishman after Ian Botham to score more than 2000 runs and take 200 wickets in Tests.