Ben stokes

Stokes appointed as captain of England’s test cricket team

Stokes has just returned to the team after a spell out for mental-health reasons.

published on : 28th April 2022

'All-rounder Ben Stokes should be England Test captain', say former skippers

Former England captains Michael Vaughan and Mike Atherton felt that Stokes -- presently nursing a knee injury -- can take the England job with an easy conscience.

published on : 16th April 2022

England cricket team facing questions over future

The English cricket team is in disarray, with what can only be described as its winter of discontent capped by a 10-wicket loss to the West Indies.

published on : 28th March 2022

Tailenders' 90-run last stand saves England vs West Indies 

Mahmood, playing his second test and batting for the first time, was the last man out for 49 with two balls left in the day, while Leach racked his second-best test score, an unbeaten 41.

published on : 25th March 2022

England vs West Indies 2nd Test: Ben Stokes lashes ton as visitors declare at 507-9 on Day 2

Root improved from 119 overnight to 153, but played second fiddle to Stokes, who dominated their stand of 129 as he made a belligerent 120 from 128 balls on Thursday.

published on : 18th March 2022

Ben Stokes, Chris Gayle, Jofra Archer missing from IPL auction: Reports

More than 1,200 cricketers from India and 18 countries across the world have registered to go under the hammer in Bangalore on February 12 and 13.

published on : 22nd January 2022

Ben Stokes opts out of IPL auctions to stay fresh for English home summer: Reports

Stokes had an underwhelming Ashes, having scored only 236 runs and picking only four wickets in England's 0-4 thrashing at the hands of Australia.

published on : 18th January 2022

England recover to 135-4 on 'Pink' day 3 of fourth Ashes Test

Ben Stokes had a reprieve on nine when Pat Cummins put down a sharp return catch which would have left the tourists five down for less than 50 runs.

published on : 7th January 2022

Ben Stokes backs Joe Root and Chris Silverwood, says 'no ambition' to be England captain

Root and Silverwood have faced sharp criticism following England's dismal show in the ongoing Ashes series, which the visitors trail 0-3.

published on : 3rd January 2022

Australia moves closer to 2nd Ashes Test victory over England

Set 486 runs to win at the Adelaide Oval, England was 142-6 after the opening session on the fifth day of the second Ashes Test.

published on : 20th December 2021

Joe Root injured in warm up on day 4 of 2nd Ashes test

Allrounder Ben Stokes will stand in as captain as the tourists seek to avoid defeat in Adelaide and go two-nil down in the five-Test series.

published on : 19th December 2021

The Ashes: Australia takes perfect day-night record to Adelaide

Australia are a perfect eight from eight as they go into the pink-ball test against England beginning Thursday at the Adelaide Oval.

published on : 15th December 2021

Ben Stokes suffers knee injury, medical staff to assess him overnight

Stokes suffered the injury during the 29th over of the first Ashes Test when he was chasing a ball to the boundary.

published on : 9th December 2021

Technology woes: Ben Stokes' overstepping exposes Ashes problem

Cricket Australia said a technology problem at the Gabba meant that the third umpire, Paul Wilson, couldn't review TV replays of every delivery to check if bowlers were over-stepping the crease.

published on : 9th December 2021

Joe Root says England must not overburden Ben Stokes on return, keeps team details under wraps

The 30-year-old Stokes is returning from an indefinite break from all cricket, that he took in July to prioritise his mental well-being and rest a fractured finger.

published on : 6th December 2021
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