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Ben Stokes

Born: June 4, 1991 (age 29)

Height: 6' 0" (183cm)

Hometown: Christchurch, New Zealand
Nationality: England flag English

Role: All-rounder

Batting Style: Right-arm fast-medium
Bowling Style: Left-handed
Ben Stokes poses for an England portrait session on May 19, 2015
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Career History
InternationalNational SideEngland (2011-)
Test DebutDec 5, 2013 vs. Australia
ODI DebutAug 25, 2011 vs. Ireland
Domestic2009-Durham
Sports Mole has 956 articles about Ben Stokes. Articles 1 to 40:
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England's IPL players start to return home after postponement
The majority of England's players at the tournament are expected to fly home imminently.
May 4, 21:57
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England players 'not facing immediate IPL withdrawals'
The competition is continuing despite the surge of cases in India.
Apr 26, 11:36
England's Jofra Archer in action against India on March 18, 2021
Jofra Archer expected to be fit for England despite IPL withdrawal
England's first Test of the summer against New Zealand starts at Lord's on June 2.
Apr 23, 14:31
Dom Sibley pictured for England on August 8, 2020
England's injury problems pile up with Dom Sibley hand issue
Ben Stokes was injured playing in the IPL while Dom Sibley was in County Championship action with Warwickshire.
Apr 16, 16:21
England's Ben Stokes celebrates after his match-winning display against West Indies on July 20, 2020
How might England manage without Ben Stokes this summer?
All-rounder Ben Stokes faces up to 12 weeks out with a fractured finger.
Apr 16, 15:02
England's Ben Stokes celebrates after his match-winning display against West Indies on July 20, 2020
England's Ben Stokes to miss up to 12 weeks with broken finger
The England all-rounder will have surgery on the injury picked up playing in the Indian Premier League.
Apr 16, 12:52
England's Ben Stokes celebrates after his match-winning display against West Indies on July 20, 2020
Ben Stokes to miss rest of IPL season with broken finger
England's next assignment is seven weeks away.
Apr 13, 19:49
Ashley Giles pictured in March 2014
Ashley Giles fears IPL bans could harm England's future
Eleven England players have signed up for the competition, which begins on April 9.
Mar 30, 16:29
England's Jonny Bairstow celebrates against India on March 26, 2021
England's player ratings from the ODI series against India
How England's players rated in the ODI series against India
Mar 29, 11:11
England's Mark Wood celebrates taking the wicket of India's Prasidh Krishna on March 28, 2021
England dismiss India for 329 in one-day series decider
Mark Wood took three for 34 to help get rid of the tail.
Mar 28, 13:30
England's Dominic Calvert-Lewin takes a knee on March 25, 2021
Friday's sporting social: Calvert-Lewin's biscuit shin pads and Boult's catch
We look at some of the best examples from March 26.
Mar 26, 18:18
England's Jonny Bairstow celebrates against India on March 26, 2021
Jonny Bairstow insists England will continue to hit for sixes
The tourists smashed 20 sixes in the second one-day international against India.
Mar 26, 18:13
England's Jonny Bairstow celebrates against India on March 26, 2021
Result: Jonny Bairstow century fires England to victory over India
The Yorkshireman teamed up with Ben Stokes to level the ODI series.
Mar 26, 16:40
KL Rahul celebrates reaching a century for India against England on March 26, 2021
KL Rahul hits century as India post 336 for six against England
India made 336 for six in their 50 overs in Pune.
Mar 26, 12:30
England's Eoin Morgan pictured against Pakistan on August 30, 2020
England's Eoin Morgan out of final two ODIs against India
Sam Billings will also play no part in Friday's second ODI due to injury.
Mar 25, 16:24
England's Ben Stokes celebrates after his match-winning display against West Indies on July 20, 2020
Ben Stokes relishing long-awaited return to one-day team
The ODI series opener against India was Ben Stokes' first 50-over match since the World Cup final.
Mar 25, 14:09
 India's KL Rahul celebrates with Krunal Pandya against England on March 23, 2021
Result: India march to 66-run victory in first ODI against England
Jonny Bairstow and Jason Roy put on 135 for the first wicket.
Mar 23, 17:36
 India's KL Rahul celebrates with Krunal Pandya against England on March 23, 2021
Ben Stokes-inspired England chasing 318 in ODI against India
A late surge from the hosts left England with a tricky chase in the opening match of the series.
Mar 23, 13:30
England's Eoin Morgan pictured against Pakistan on August 30, 2020
England's Eoin Morgan hails "extremely productive tour"
England tackle India in three one-day internationals in Pune starting on Tuesday.
Mar 22, 12:34
England's Ben Stokes celebrates after his match-winning display against West Indies on July 20, 2020
Ben Stokes: 'India decider can be ideal T20 World Cup preparation'
England suffered an eight-wicket defeat in the fourth T20 on Thursday.
Mar 18, 20:02
England's Jason Roy in action against India on March 14, 2021
Jason Roy stars as England set India competitive target
The opener finished four runs short of a 50.
Mar 14, 16:21
England's Jos Buttler celebrates his half-century against Australia on September 6, 2020
Jos Buttler facing "tough decision" over Lords-IPL clash
England's opening Test with New Zealand at HQ clashes with the final stages of the Indian Premier League.
Mar 9, 17:25
Sam Curran in action for England on January 19, 2020
Sam Curran hopes England duties will not be hampered by IPL commitments
The 22-year-old was rested after January's tour of Sri Lanka and spent a week in quarantine after arriving in India on February 26.
Mar 8, 14:35
Dawid Malan pictured for England against South Africa in December 2020
What comes next for England after humbling India defeat?
The tourists head straight into the white-ball leg of the tour which begins this week.
Mar 8, 08:17
India batsman Rishabh Pant pictured in September 2018
Result: India ease to 3-1 series victory over England
Joe Root's men had no answers.
Mar 6, 10:58
England captain Joe Root celebrates with the Wisden Trophy on July 28, 2020
England crumble as India take firm grip on fourth Test
The tourists were reduced to 30 for four having conceded a first-innings lead of 160.
Mar 6, 09:02
Dom Bess in action for England on January 18, 2020
Steve Harmison claims England have chucked Dom Bess "under the bus"
The spinner struggled on his return to the side.
Mar 5, 15:00
England's Ben Stokes celebrates after his match-winning display against West Indies on July 20, 2020
India vs. England Day 2: Hosts in control despite Ben Stokes fightback
Rishabh Pant's remarkable century and the folly of England's imbalanced attack left India in full control.
Mar 5, 14:28
England's Ben Stokes celebrates after his match-winning display against West Indies on July 20, 2020
India in control against England after Rishabh Pant century
Pant built to a brilliant 101 as he changed the complexion of the game.
Mar 5, 12:30
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England's Alex Hartley opens up on social media abuse
The former England international received a barrage of abuse over a tongue-in-cheek post.
Mar 5, 10:17
England's Ben Stokes celebrates after his match-winning display against West Indies on July 20, 2020
Ben Stokes leads England fightback in fourth Test against India
The hosts struggled to 80 for four at lunch, with a disciplined bowling display making matters difficult in Ahmedabad.
Mar 5, 08:59
England's Ben Stokes pictured against West Indies on July 17, 2020
Ben Stokes: 'We came up well short with the bat again'
The tourists were skittled for 205 after winning the toss.
Mar 4, 14:05
England's Ben Stokes celebrates after his match-winning display against West Indies on July 20, 2020
England left to rue familiar failings against India on day one
The tourists surprised many by selecting James Anderson as their only frontline seamer.
Mar 4, 13:12
England's Ben Stokes celebrates after his match-winning display against West Indies on July 20, 2020
England vulnerable at tea in fourth Test with India
The fourth Test was delicately poised after two sessions.
Mar 4, 10:27
England's Ben Stokes celebrates after his match-winning display against West Indies on July 20, 2020
Jonny Bairstow, Ben Stokes steady England against India
England unveiled a surprising team selection for the fourth Test.
Mar 4, 08:17
Jonathan Trott pictured batting in July 2018
Jonathan Trott: 'England's batsmen cannot get too desperate'
The duo have taken a combined 42 wickets in the series so far.
Feb 27, 14:36
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England players have online row over Alex Hartley comments
Alex Hartley advertised England Women's one-day international with New Zealand by referencing the men's third Test defeat inside two days to India.
Feb 26, 10:42
England captain Joe Root celebrates with the Wisden Trophy on July 28, 2020
Joe Root invites ICC to make own judgement on state of Ahmedabad pitch
England were beaten by 10 wickets to go 2-1 down in the series.
Feb 26, 08:45
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What can fans expect from England's third Test against India?
The penultimate contest of the series gets under way in Ahmedabad on Wednesday.
Feb 23, 15:34
England captain Joe Root celebrates with the Wisden Trophy on July 28, 2020
Joe Root mulling over James Anderson-Stuart Broad pairing for third Test
England's all-time top two Test wicket-takers have only taken to the field together seven times in the last two years.
Feb 23, 11:48

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