Ex-England captain 'Freddie' Flintoff escapes driving ban after doing 87mph in his Bentley - because it would cause him 'exceptional hardship' and harm his TV career


The 36-year-old, who now stars in panel show League Of Their Own, was already on nine points for speeding and in danger of an automatic ban after he was caught doing 87mph on the M6, near Linstock, Cumbria on January 28 this year. Instead, the all-rounder, caught speeding four times in the last three years, was given the three points on his licence and fined £330 - but was allowed to keep driving