Full Name Benjamin Andrew Stokes
Born June 4, 1991
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Age 26 Years, 1 Months, 18 Days
National Side England
Batting Style Left Handed
Bowling Right-arm medium fast
Batting Rank Test - 38, ODI - 20, T20I - NA
Bowling Rank Test - 19, ODI - 62, T20I - 67
Teams Played England, Durham, England A, England XI, England, Melbourne Renegades, England Lions, Rising Pune Supergiant
Man of the Match Test - 3, ODI - 4, T20I - 0, IPL - 3,
Career Span [Test, 2013 - 2017], [ODI, 2011 - 2017], [T20I, 2011 - 2017], [IPL, 2017],

Born in Christchurch, New Zealand, Ben Stokes started his cricketing journey as an 18 year old with Durham in England, and then went on to make his first-class debut in 2010. England's search for a full-time allrounder after Flintoff's early retirement continues and Stokes is a front-runner for the spot, especially after his lone-standing performances during the Ashes in Australia in 2013-14.

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Ben Stokes Overall Stats

Batting & Fielding Performance

  M I N/O R HS 100s 50s 4s 6s Avg S/R Ct St
Test 34 61 1 1977 258 v SA 4 9 260 34 32.95 62.80 25 0
ODI 59 52 6 1554 102* v AUS 3 9 125 47 33.78 97.24 27 0
T20I 21 18 5 192 38 v IND 0 0 17 8 14.76 136.17 8 0
IPL 12 11 1 316 103* v GL 1 1 22 15 31.60 142.98 5 0

Bowling Performance

  I O M R W Best 3w 5w Avg E/R S/R
Test 59 850.1 150 2887 83 6/36 v AUS 5 3 34.78 3.39 61.45
ODI 48 317.3 5 1957 50 5/61 v AUS 5 1 39.14 6.16 38.10
T20I 17 53.4 1 485 10 3/26 v NZ 1 0 48.50 9.03 32.20
IPL 12 44 1 316 12 3/18 v BLR 2 0 26.33 7.18 22.00

Ben Stokes Profile

Born in Christchurch, New Zealand, Ben Stokes started his cricketing journey as an 18 year old with Durham in England, and then went on to make his first-class debut in 2010. England's search for a full-time allrounder after Flintoff's early retirement continues and Stokes is a front-runner for the spot, especially after his lone-standing performances during the Ashes in Australia in 2013-14.

A product of the Durham Academy, Stokes scored a wonderful century against India in the 2010 Under-19 World Cup, before his entry into first-class cricket. He had a wonderful 2011, piling heaps of runs and taking wickets at the same time. A brilliant hundred with five sixes in an over against Hampshire, and a month later a maiden limited-overs ton proved his mettle on the domestic front. However, Stokes was struck by a broken finger injury, but he still continued to play for the England Lions. He was then called up for England's ODI series against Ireland later that year.

Consistently in contention for the shorter formats for England, Stokes was selected in the England Test side for the Ashes Down Under, in 2013. Luck turned towards Stokes when Jonathan Trott was forced to return home due to stress related illness after the first Test at the 'Gabba. Stokes was handed his first cap as his replacement in the second Test at the Adelaide Oval. The cricketing fraternity saw what Stokes was made of in the third Test at the WACA where he scored his maiden Test ton while all the other English batsmen struggled. In the Sydney Test, he picked up his maiden five-fer, taking six Aussie wickets albeit in a losing cause. Stokes was the silver lining in what was a disastrous series for England.

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