Ben Stokes      

Full name Benjamin Andrew Stokes

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

Current age 27 years 325 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 79 68 11 2088 102* 36.63 2225 93.84 3 14 170 59 39 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 150 132 20 3989 164 35.61 4116 96.91 7 21 342 121 70 0
T20s 119 109 18 2246 103* 24.68 1661 135.21 1 8 173 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 79 64 2505 2562 63 5/61 5/61 40.66 6.13 39.7 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 150 110 4180 4049 127 5/61 5/61 31.88 5.81 32.9 3 1 0
T20s 119 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 West Indies v England at Gros Islet, Mar 2, 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 West Indies v England at Gros Islet, Mar 2, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Durham v Lancashire at Chester-le-Street, Jun 4, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Rajasthan Royals v Delhi Capitals at Jaipur, Apr 22, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
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
0/29, 1* Royals v RCB Jaipur 2 Apr 2019 T20
1/30, 46 Royals v Super Kings Chennai 31 Mar 2019 T20
16*, 1/40 Royals v Sunrisers Hyderabad (Deccan) 29 Mar 2019 T20
2/48, 6 Royals v Kings XI Jaipur 25 Mar 2019 T20
15 England v West Indies Gros Islet 2 Mar 2019 ODI # 4103
11, 1/77 England v West Indies St George's 27 Feb 2019 ODI # 4099
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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Apr 11, 2019

Mitchell Santner raises his bat after winning the match with a last-ball six, Rajasthan Royals v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2019, Jaipur, April 11, 2019

Mitchell Santner raises his bat after winning the match with a last-ball six

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Apr 11, 2019

Ravindra Jadeja hugs Mitchell Santner after his last-ball six, while bowler Ben Stokes cuts a forlorn figure, Rajasthan Royals v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2019, Jaipur, April 11, 2019

Ravindra Jadeja hugs Mitchell Santner after his last-ball six, while bowler Ben Stokes cuts a forlorn figure

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Apr 11, 2019

Ben Stokes intervenes as MS Dhoni has a word with the umpires, Rajasthan Royals v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2019, Jaipur, April 11, 2019

Ben Stokes intervenes as MS Dhoni has a word with the umpires

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010, 2011