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