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Andrew Flintoff Meets Mike Tyson Ahead Of Boxing Debut (PICTURES)

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Andrew 'Freddie' Flintoff has called on some of boxing's biggest names in Mike Tyson and Barry McGuigan as he attempts to make a name for himself in the sport.

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Flintoff also spoke to Barry McGuigan

The former England Test cricketer was forced to retire through injury a year ago, but will make his professional heavyweight debut on 30 November at the MEN Arena in Manchester in front of thousands of fans.

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Tyson was also on hand along with McGuigan and the Irishman's son Shane to offer some additional tips for the ex-Lancashire all-rounder, much to Flintoff's delight.

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“It was amazing to meet Tyson because as a kid he was one of my heroes. So to have him come down to the gym – not only that, but to talk to me about it all was amazing," Flintoff beamed after his workout.

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