Ben Stokes      

Full name Benjamin Andrew Stokes

Born June 4, 1991, Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand

Current age 28 years 49 days

Major teams England, Canterbury, Durham, Durham 2nd XI, England Lions, England Under-19s, Melbourne Renegades, Rajasthan Royals, Rising Pune Supergiant

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Benjamin Andrew Stokes
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 52 95 2 3152 258 33.89 5370 58.69 6 17 399 48 55 0
ODIs 95 81 15 2682 102* 40.63 2855 93.94 3 20 217 75 45 0
T20Is 23 20 5 232 38 15.46 178 130.33 0 0 20 9 9 0
First-class 127 215 10 6942 258 33.86 14 36 96 0
List A 166 145 24 4583 164 37.87 4746 96.56 7 27 389 137 76 0
T20s 120 110 18 2257 103* 24.53 1671 135.06 1 8 175 98 48 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 52 89 7328 4054 127 6/22 8/161 31.92 3.31 57.7 5 4 0
ODIs 95 80 2912 2920 70 5/61 5/61 41.71 6.01 41.6 1 1 0
T20Is 23 18 334 496 10 3/26 3/26 49.60 8.91 33.4 0 0 0
First-class 127 199 15101 8719 296 7/67 10/121 29.45 3.46 51.0 14 7 1
List A 166 126 4587 4407 134 5/61 5/61 32.88 5.76 34.2 3 1 0
T20s 120 84 1483 2081 64 4/16 4/16 32.51 8.41 23.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v England at Adelaide, Dec 5-9, 2013 scorecard
Last Test West Indies v England at Gros Islet, Feb 9-12, 2019 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Ireland v England at Dublin, Aug 25, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI England v New Zealand at Lord's, Jul 14, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v West Indies at The Oval, Sep 23, 2011 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS), Oct 27, 2018 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Marylebone Cricket Club v Durham at Abu Dhabi, Mar 29-Apr 1, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class West Indies v England at Gros Islet, Feb 9-12, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Surrey v Durham at The Oval, May 15, 2009 scorecard
Last List A England v New Zealand at Lord's, Jul 14, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Durham v Lancashire at Chester-le-Street, Jun 4, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Kolkata Knight Riders v Rajasthan Royals at Kolkata, Apr 25, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/20, 84* England v New Zealand Lord's 14 Jul 2019 ODI # 4192
0/22 England v Australia Birmingham 11 Jul 2019 ODI # 4191
11, 1/10 England v New Zealand Chester-le-Street 3 Jul 2019 ODI # 4183
79, 0/34 England v India Birmingham 30 Jun 2019 ODI # 4179
1/29, 89 England v Australia Lord's 25 Jun 2019 ODI # 4173
0/16, 82* England v Sri Lanka Leeds 21 Jun 2019 ODI # 4168
2, 0/12 England v Afghanistan Manchester 18 Jun 2019 ODI # 4163
0/25, 10* England v West Indies Southampton 14 Jun 2019 ODI # 4158
6, 3/23 England v Bangladesh Cardiff 8 Jun 2019 ODI # 4153
0/43, 13 England v Pakistan Nottingham 3 Jun 2019 ODI # 4148
Profile

The great Irish sports writer Con Houlihan used to say that every team should have a redhead. And it's true that Ben Stokes' combative nature, allied to his powerful frame and outrageous talent, lifted England to another level. Never was that more true than when he secured his place in English cricket history with an indefatigable batting display in the 2019 World Cup final. In making an unbeaten 84 he exhausted every ounce of strength, talent and willpower and then when he imagined it might be all over he came out to bat once more to help win a Super Over by the narrowest of margins.

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Jul 15, 2019

It wasn't the way I wanted to do it, Ben Stokes said of the deflection, England v New Zealand, World Cup 2019 final, Lord's, July 14, 2019

It wasn't the way I wanted to do it, Ben Stokes said of the deflection

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Jul 15, 2019

Ben Stokes - a fine cricketer, and a fine role-model, England v New Zealand, World Cup 2019 final, Lord's, July 14, 2019

Ben Stokes - a fine cricketer, and a fine role-model

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Jul 15, 2019

Ben Stokes was in jofra Archer's ear during the Super Over, and all over him afterwards, England v New Zealand, World Cup 2019 final, Lord's, July 14, 2019

Ben Stokes was in jofra Archer's ear during the Super Over, and all over him afterwards

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010, 2011