Benjamin Andrew Stokes is an English International cricketer. In Test Cricket he is the present vice captain of the England cricket team. Stokes is considered as one of the best all-rounder in the world. This left handed batsman’s mother Deborah was also a renowned cricketer in New Zealand. In IPL he got the Man of the match award three times in his total 14 games. In 2020 July he become the Captain of the England team and was named ICC’s Cricketer of the year.
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England Cricketer Ben Stokes Profile:
|Full Name||Benjamin Andrew Stokes|
|Nick Name||Stokesy, The Hurt Locker, Rocky|
|Date Of Birth||4 June 1991|
|Birth Place||Christchuch, Canterbury, New Zealand|
|Batting Style||Left Handed|
|Bowling Style||Right arm fast medium|
|Jersey Number||#67(England), #55 (IPL and County),|
Ben Stokes Family & Relationships :
|Father Name||Gerard Stokes|
|Mother Name||Deborah Stokes|
|Brother Name||Tom Curran and Sam Curran|
|Spouse Name||Clare Ratcliffe|
|Son Name||Layton Stokes|
|Daughter Name||Libby Stokes|
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Biography Of Ben Stokes :
Ben Stokes Childhood:Stokes was born to Gerard Stokes who was a rugby league player and coach. Ben Stokes born in Christchurch, New Zealand later he moved to England at the age of 12 with his family. His father was shifted to England as the coach of Workington Town rugby league club. He learns the game cricket in England and used to play club cricket for local teams. He joined in the Cockermouth School and played cricket in the Cokermouth cricket club. In his age of 15 within the club he won the North Lancashire & Cumbria Cricket League Premier Division Title. In 2013 his parents again shifts to New Zealand with his two brothers but Ben Stokes remains in England.
Ben Stokes Early life:In 2009 he made his One day debut and he participate two youth test matches Under 19. He played the U-19 World Cup on 2010 and scored century against the Indian team. In 2017 he become the Vice captain of the England’s test team. In 2018 IPL auction he was bought by Rajasthan Royals for 12.5 crores and become the most expensive player of the year.In 2019 the England team won the 2019 Cricket World Cup.
Teams Played:New Zealand, Durham, England, England Lions, England Cricket Board XI, Melbourne Renegades, Rising Pune Supergiant, Canterbury, Rajasthan Royals, Team Stokes
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Ben Stokes Career Information :
- Test debut : On Dec 05, 2013 vs Australia at Adelaide Oval
- Last Test : On Aug 05, 2020 vs Pakistan at Emirates Old Trafford
- ODI debut : On Aug 25, 2011 vs Ireland at Castle Avenue
- Last ODI : On Jul 14, 2019 vs New Zealand at Lord’s
- T20 debut : On Sep 23, 2011 vs West Indies at Kennington Oval
- Last T20 : On Feb 16, 2020 vs South Africa at SuperSport Park
- IPL debut : On Apr 06, 2017 vs Mumbai Indians at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium
- Last IPL : On Nov 01, 2020 vs Kolkata Knight Riders at Dubai International Cricket Stadium
Ben Stokes Achievements :
- In 2010 he got selected for the Under-19 World Cup.
- In 2010 he made his first class debut.
- In 2011 he made his ODI and T20I debut.
- In 2013 he made his Test debut.
- In 2016 he got selected for the T20I World Cup.
- In 2017 he got selected as a vice captain for the England’s Test Team.
- In 2017 he made his IPL debut
- In 2019 he won the ICC Cricket World Cup
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Ben Stokes Batting Career
Ben Stokes Bowling Career
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Ben Stokes Awards :
- In 2013 the Professional Cricketer’s Association Awards.
- In 2019 he was awarded the Man of the Final in the Cricket World Cup.
- In 2019 BBC Sports Personality of the year Award.
- In 2019 he got the freedom of the Borough of Allerdale Award
Records Of Ben Stokes :
- In Test match he scored most runs in a first session of the day.
- In Test innings he scored second highest number of sixes.
- In test he was the 9th England cricketer to score more than 3 centuries.
- In 2019 he become the man of the final in the Cricket World Cup
- He was the second cricketer to score 4000 runs in tests for England.
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Ben Stokes on Social Media:
- INSTAGRAM : @stokesy
- TWITTER : @benstokes38
- FACEBOOK : @BenStokes38Official
Ben Stokes Hobbies and Favourites :
- Hobbies : Listening to Music, Driving.
- Favourite Batsman : Kevin Pietersen
- Favourite Bowler : Dale Steyn
- Favourite Food : Omelette
- Favourite Shot : Pull Shot