Ben Stokes

Ben Stokes Lauds Joe Root's Consistency

England all-rounder Ben Stokes, whose impactful contributions were influential in his side's 124-run win over New Zealand at Lord’s, was all praise for his vice-captain Joe Root’s amazing consistency with the bat.
27 May 2015

England Players Lead Surge In ICC Test Rankings

England players, led by all-rounder Ben Stokes, have had risen up the latest Test rankings released by the International Cricket Council (ICC) after their 124-run win over New Zealand at Lord’s on Monday.
26 May 2015

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Ben Stokes

For two magnificent innings under pressure, one a ton that took England to a historic win in the game against New Zealand after walking into tough situations, Ben Stokes is our Cricket World Player of the Week.
25 May 2015

Ben Stokes, Joe Root Dominate New Zealand On Day One

Ben Stokes and Joe Root scored scintillating half-centuries to resurrect a struggling England innings on day one of the first Test against New Zealand at Lord’s, where the home side ended on 354 for seven.
21 May 2015

Warning Bells For West Indies On Day One

Ian Bell stroked a sublime century as England resisted an early West Indian charge to move to a sound position of 341 for five on day one of the first Test in Antigua.
13 April 2015

Ben Stokes' Omission For World Cup Is Ridiculous - Collingwood

Former England captain Paul Collingwood has criticized the England and Wales Cricket Board for their decision to leave all-rounder Ben Stokes out of their World Cup squad.
3 February 2015

Stokes Back In England Test Squad

Durham all-rounder Ben Stokes has been recalled to England's Test squad of the opening match against India at Trent Bridge in a week's time.
2 July 2014

Video - Broad, Stokes Look Ahead To Busy Summer

As Royal London launch their sponsorship of one-day cricket in England, Stuart Broad and Ben Stokes look ahead to a busy summer with matches against Sri Lanka and India on the horizon.
6 May 2014

Stokes Undergoes Wrist Surgery

England all-rounder Ben Stokes has undergone successful surgery on his right wrist one week after fracturing it in unfortunate circumstances in Barbados.
21 March 2014

Stokes Out, Woakes In For England

Ben Stokes has been ruled out of the ICC World Twenty20 in Bangladesh with a fractured wrist and will be replaced in England's squad by Chris Woakes.
14 March 2014

Stokes Fined For Faulkner Send-Off

England all-rounder Ben Stokes has been fined 15 per cent of his match fee following the fourth One-Day International against Australia in Perth.
25 January 2014

England Finally Taste Victory In Australia

England's long wait to win an international match in Australia is finally over after they won the fourth One-Day International by 57 runs in Perth.
24 January 2014

Video - We Gave Them Too Many Runs - Stokes

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's Unchangeables Fight Back

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

Australia Regain Ashes Despite Stokes Ton

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

Video - Stokes Pleased With First Test Wickets

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

Bell Replaces Injured Stokes In England Lions Squad

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

United Junior CC Takes Cricket To Wellington Elementary

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

England Call Up Bairstow And Buttler

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

Pietersen Rested For ODIs, Buttler, Hales Called Up

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