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Ben Stokes Biography

Benjamin Andrew Stokes usually popular as just Ben Stokes and BA Stokes, is an English cricket player who plays for Durham. Stokes's father Gerard Stokes is also a rugby league player and coach. He is an all-rounder cricketer who plays bats left-handed and bowls right-arm medium pace. Ben Stokes stupendous talent was clear from an early age, he signed a two-year contract with Durham at the age of eighteen in December 2009 where he made his one day debut for Durham. Ben played two youth tests against Bangladeshi U-19 in the time of 2009, he then moved to play in the 2010 U-19 World Cup, scored a century against the Indian U-19s. Along with Ben enjoyed his first full Championship cricket's season , he scored a sparkling hundred that took into five sixes in an over against Hampshire. However, his broken finger obstructed his bowling, though he played for England Lions as well as selected for his first full squad to face Ireland. Furthermore, Ben Stokes selected as a member of the England ODI Squad although He has represented his country at the England U-19 team.

Ben Stokes Latest News & Articles

Smith criticises Stokes's off-field behaviour, praises ability 
Smith criticises Stokes's off-field behaviour, praises ability 
Australia captain Steve Smith has criticised Ben Stokes for his off-field behaviour that could see the England all-rounder miss the Ashes.
Stokes puts Ashes worries aside and gets married
Stokes puts Ashes worries aside and gets married
He might not play in the Ashes.
10 best England fielders of all time
10 best England fielders of all time
A quick look at 10 of England's greatest fielders.
New Balance terminate Ben Stokes' contract
New Balance terminate Ben Stokes' contract
The England all-rounder isn't having a great time.
Steve Waugh wants Ben Stokes banned from the Ashes
Steve Waugh wants Ben Stokes banned from the Ashes
The former captain predicted a 3-1 win for Australia.
Starc urges Aussie fans to 'get stuck into' Stokes
Starc urges Aussie fans to 'get stuck into' Stokes
"I'd love for the Australian crowd to get stuck into him the way the Poms (English) get stuck into our boys," said Starc.
Ben Stokes is in the league of Shane Warne, opines Adam Gilchrist
Ben Stokes is in the league of Shane Warne, opines Adam Gilchrist
The legendary gloveman feels Stokes is the equivalent of three players rolled into one.
Ben Stokes and Alex Hales retain England central contracts
Ben Stokes and Alex Hales retain England central contracts
Steven Finn and Mark Wood miss out from the contract list for the 2017/18 season.
Ashes 2017: Ben Stokes will not travel to Australia as of now
Ashes 2017: Ben Stokes will not travel to Australia as of now
Steven Finn has been named as a replacement.
Stokes absence will not distract England says Anderson
Stokes absence will not distract England says Anderson
Fast bowler speaks about the possible absence of Stokes for the Ashes.
Ben Stokes to be withdrawn from Ashes if inquiry continues till start of tour
Ben Stokes to be withdrawn from Ashes if inquiry continues till start of tour
The 26-year-old will be removed from the 16-man team if the police inquiry doesn't end by the time the Ashes starts
Ben Stokes' alleged 'punch victim' is a former soldier
Ben Stokes' alleged 'punch victim' is a former soldier
The all-rounder is currently under suspension following the emergence of damning video footage.
Ben Stokes mocks Katie Price's differently-abled son Harvey
Ben Stokes mocks Katie Price's differently-abled son Harvey
Price called him out on British TV show Loose Women.
Ashes 2017: Kevin Pietersen slams 'horrendous' England
Ashes 2017: Kevin Pietersen slams 'horrendous' England
The former captain also said he felt sorry for the likes of Alastair Cook, Joe Root, James Anderson, and Stuart Broad.
Ben Stokes has to understand what he's involved in, says Michael Vaughan
Ben Stokes has to understand what he's involved in, says Michael Vaughan
Stokes has been retained as the vice-captain for the upcoming Ashes.
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