Ben Stokes

May 3, 2022
May 3, 2022

Captain Stokes wants teammates with 'selfless' mindset

Ben Stokes says he wants to lead a team of "selfless" cricketers as he plots England's revival after being named as their new Test captain.

July 16, 2019
July 16, 2019

Stokes was only thinking of Bangladesh before final delivery

England batsman Ben Stokes gave a riveting account of his innings against New Zealand, especially the final delivery of the match and what was going through his mind before it was delivered....

January 17, 2018
January 17, 2018

Stokes available for England despite charge

Ben Stokes will now be considered for England selection again despite being charged with affray, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announces.

December 7, 2017
December 7, 2017

Stokes and Hales in England one-day squad for Australia

Suspended all-rounder Ben Stokes is included in England's squad for their one-day series against Australia, although whether he plays remains in doubt.

November 30, 2017
November 30, 2017

Stokes signs for Canterbury amidst speculation of England return

Suspended England allrounder Ben Stokes signs with New Zealand provincial side Canterbury, fuelling speculation he is preparing for a dramatic Ashes call-up.

November 6, 2017
November 6, 2017

England supremo Strauss eager for Stokes 'clarity'

England chief Andrew Strauss admits the ongoing absence of Ben Stokes from the tour of Australia is a "blow" to the team but says the all-rounder's future involvement in the Ashes...

November 2, 2017
November 2, 2017

England coach writes off Stokes' Ashes chances

England coach Trevor Bayliss says he is preparing for life without Ben Stokes in the Ashes series and adds that any reprieve for the suspended all-rounder would be just a "bonus".

October 12, 2017
October 12, 2017

England can't win Ashes without Stokes , says Waugh

Test great Steve Waugh says England can't win the Ashes without Ben Stokes and the bad boy allrounder would have been dumped immediately if he was Australian.

October 10, 2017
October 10, 2017

Starc urges Aussie fans to 'get stuck into' Stokes

Fast bowler Mitchell Starc urges Australian fans to "get stuck into" England bad boy Ben Stokes if he makes the trip for the upcoming Ashes, calling for them to be "very loud".

October 9, 2017
October 9, 2017

Brutal video signals end of Stokes’ Ashes?

Former England star Kevin Pietersen says that Ben Stokes cannot be part of the Ashes tour due to the ‘shocking and brutal video’ of him brawling in Bristol.