Ben Stokes

Ben Stokes stars as England level West Indies series

West Indies, set a nominal 312 to win, were bowled out for 198 on the fifth and final day as England levelled the three-match series at 1-1.

published on : 21st July 2020

At this point, Ben Stokes is the no.1 all-rounder across formats: Ex-Indian cricketer Aakash Chopra

Former India cricketer Aakash Chopra feels England talisman Ben Stokes is the best all-rounder in the world across formats.

published on : 18th July 2020

England need to support Jofra Archer, says Ben Stokes after pacer's bio-secure protocol breach

Archer will undergo two COVID-19 tests during a five-day isolation period after his unsanctioned trip to Brighton between the first and second Tests.

published on : 18th July 2020

Don't regret leaving Stuart Broad out, says Ben Stokes after Southampton loss

Chasing 200 on the final day of the Test match, West Indies came out with a gritty performance, especially from Jermaine Blackwood, to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

published on : 13th July 2020

Ben Stokes becomes second-fastest all-rounder to Test double of 4000 runs and 150 wickets

With the dismissal of Alzarri Joseph, Stokes joined former England all-rounder Ian Botham and four other greats of the game in the club of 4000 Test runs and 150-plus wickets.

published on : 11th July 2020

Saliva ban: England bowlers using 'back sweat' to shine the ball 

The opening Test at the Ageas Bowl marks the resumption of international cricket in a "bio-secure" environment after all activities were suspended in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

published on : 10th July 2020

Ben Stokes will lead England from front, has controlled aggression: Sachin Tendulkar

Tendulkar spoke about stand-in English skipper Stokes while previewing the three-Test series, which starts in Southampton on Wednesday.

published on : 8th July 2020

England's Ben Stokes ready for 'massive' return of international cricket

No spectators will be allowed into the Ageas Bowl in a behind-closed-doors series that sees the other two Tests taking place at Old Trafford.

published on : 8th July 2020

Ben Stokes will make a brilliant captain: England's Mark Wood 

England's World Cup hero Stokes was on Tuesday named captain for the opening Test against West Indies in place of Joe Root, who has taken leave to be with his wife for the birth of their second child.

published on : 1st July 2020

Ben Stokes looking forward to 'huge honour' of captaining England

Skipper Joe Root is expected to miss at least one game during the series as he is awaiting the birth of his second child.

published on : 30th June 2020

Never said India lost deliberately to England in 2019 World Cup: Ben Stokes on claims by ex-Pak cricketer

Former Pakistan bowler Sikander Bakht recently claimed on Twitter that Stokes, in his book, has said that India lost intentionally to England to remove Pakistan from the World Cup.

published on : 29th May 2020

Ben Stokes on WC game vs India: Rohit-Virat stand mystifying, little or no intent from MS Dhoni

Ben Stokes called Indian skipper Virat Kohli's complaints about the '59 metre' boundary on one side 'whingeing'.

published on : 26th May 2020

If cricket is played in empty stadiums, so be it: Ben Stokes

Stokes' opinion was sought whether the upcoming England vs West Indies series at home in empty stadiums will lose its sheen as ECB is contemplating cricket without live spectators for some time.

published on : 5th May 2020

England all-rounder Ben Stokes to run half marathon to raise funds for health workers

Ben Stokes will run his maiden half marathon to raise funds for a charity and hospitals battling the COVID-19 pandemic.

published on : 5th May 2020

Will always be one of the great days: Ben Stokes on Headingley Test finale

Stokes shared an extraordinary 76-run stand with no.11 Jack Leach off which the latter contributed just one run to take England to a series-levelling, one-wicket win over Australia.

published on : 12th April 2020
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