Ben Stokes took six for 99 on day one in Sydney, but the Durham all-rounder admits that England allowed Australia '50-60' more runs than they should have got.
3 January 2014
Australia named the same team for the fifth successive game and delivered a stirring fightback on the opening day of the fifth and final Ashes Test in Sydney after England reduced them to 97 for five.
3 January 2014
Ben Stokes' fine maiden Test century was nowhere near enough to prevent Australia from moving into an unassailable 3-0 series lead over England and regaining The Ashes with a 150-run win in Perth.
17 December 2013
Watch as England all-rounder Ben Stokes says he is pleased to have taken his first Test wickets on day two of the second Ashes Test at the Adelaide Oval.
6 December 2013
In-form Warwickshire batsman has replaced Durham all-rounder Ben Stokes in the England Lions squad to play the touring West Indians in Northampton. Ahead of the four-day game which begins on 10th May, Stokes has been ruled out with a back injury.
5 May 2012
A couple of months ago, Ally Stokes of the United Junior Cricket Club approached the PE teachers at her son's Texas elementary school with an offer of a free cricket set and some basic instruction. The school was thrilled with the idea, as most schools are, and it was decided to introduce the game through all grades in one exciting week of PE classes.
23 April 2012
Yorkshire's Jonathan Bairstow and Somerset's Jos Buttler have been added to England's squad for the fifth and final One-Day International against India at Cardiff. Bairstow has been called up as cover for Durham all-rounder Ben Stokes, who is struggling with a finger injury while Buttler is added as batting cover.
16 September 2011
Nottinghamshire batsman Alex Hales and Somerset wicket-keeper/batsman Jos Buttler have been called up to England's Twenty20 International squad to play India at Old Trafford on 31st August. Durham all-rounder Ben Stokes, who made his debut in the 11-run win over Ireland in Clontarf, makes the squad and is also included in the One-Day International squad.
26 August 2011
Eoin Morgan will captain a young England team against the country of his birth - Ireland - in a one-off One-Day International in Clontaft on 25th August. The England selectors have decided to rest a number of senior players, calling up Leicestershire batsman James Taylor, Yorkshire wicket-keeper Jonathan Bairstow and Durham pair Scott Borthwick, Ben Stokes for the first time.
20 August 2011
Durham all-rounder Ben Stokes has been named as the Cricket World® County Player Of The week after an outstanding performance in the opening LV= County Championship match against Hampshire. 19-year-old Stokes first helped finish off Hampshire's innings of 294 with a haul of six for 68 in 13 overs including the big wickets of James Vince and Neil McKenzie.
11 April 2011
A round-up of the latest action from the LV= County Championship and the highlights include a win inside three days for Yorkshire and an outstanding day for Durham all-rounder Ben Stokes
10 April 2011
18-year-old Durham all-rounder Ben Stokes has been named as the Cricket World® County Player Of The Week after...
24 May 2010
Durham's Ben Stokes scored 100 to guide England Under-19s to an impressive 31-run victory over India Under-19s in the...
21 January 2010
All-rounder Ben Stokes has signed a new two-year contract with Durham shortly after being named in England's Under-19...
10 December 2009