Cricket World Player of the Week – Ben Stokes (England)

Ben Stokes (England)
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Following his brilliant performance for England, in the opening match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, at the Oval in London, Ben Stokes has been nominated the Cricket World Player of the Week.

Match Summary

England 311 - 8 (Jason Roy 54, Joe Root 51 , Eoin Morgan 57 , Ben Stokes 89; Lungi Ngidi 3-66, Kagiso Rabada 2-66, Imran Tahir 2-61)

South Africa 207 ( Quinton de Kock 68, Rassie van der Dussen 50;  Jofra Archer 3-27, Ben Stokes 2-12, Liam Plunkett 2-37)

Result - England won by 104 runs

Ben Stokes89 runs, 2 wickets, 2 catches, 1 run out

 

Relive the opening match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 – England v South Africa (and that catch by Ben Stokes) – awesome!! Complete with previews, match updates, video stream and photos. 

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