Ben Stokes      

Full name Benjamin Andrew Stokes

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

Current age 27 years 349 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 84 71 12 2217 102* 37.57 2356 94.10 3 15 179 64 42 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 155 135 21 4118 164 36.12 4247 96.96 7 22 351 126 73 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 84 69 2607 2674 63 5/61 5/61 42.44 6.15 41.3 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 155 115 4282 4161 127 5/61 5/61 32.76 5.83 33.7 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 Pakistan at Leeds, May 19, 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 Pakistan at Leeds, May 19, 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
21, 0/28 England v Pakistan Leeds 19 May 2019 ODI # 4140
0/22, 71* England v Pakistan Nottingham 17 May 2019 ODI # 4138
0/34, 37 England v Pakistan Bristol 14 May 2019 ODI # 4135
0/15 England v Pakistan Southampton 11 May 2019 ODI # 4133
0/13 England v Pakistan The Oval 8 May 2019 ODI # 4130
11 Royals v KKR Kolkata 25 Apr 2019 T20
8 Royals v Capitals Jaipur 22 Apr 2019 T20
0 Royals v Mum Indians Jaipur 20 Apr 2019 T20
28, 2/39 Royals v Super Kings Jaipur 11 Apr 2019 T20
7*, 0/3 Royals v KKR Jaipur 7 Apr 2019 T20
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 a somewhat diffident England side to another level. Capable of turning games with his batting, his bowling and in the field - through his character as much as his deeds - Stokes soon attracted comparisons with Ian Botham. Expectations were huge.

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May 17, 2019

Job done: Ben Stokes and Adil Rashid celebrate victory, England v Pakistan, 4th ODI, Trent Bridge, May 17, 2019

Job done: Ben Stokes and Adil Rashid celebrate victory

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May 17, 2019

Ben Stokes pulls through the leg side, England v Pakistan, 4th ODI, Trent Bridge, May 17, 2019

Ben Stokes pulls through the leg side

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May 10, 2019

James Vince goes for a catch during England practice, Ageas Bowl, May 10, 2019

James Vince goes for a catch during England practice

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010, 2011