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Ben Stokes Biography

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Ben Stokes Biography

Ben Stokes 


Real Name Nick Name Profession
Benjamin Andrew Stokes Stokesy, Rocky, The Hurt Locker, Cricketer

Personal Info

Date of Birth June 4, 1991
Age (as 2019) 26 years
Sun Sign Gemini
Nationality English
Birth Place Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Father Name Gerard stokes
Mother Name Deborah Stokes
Brother Name N/A
Hobbies Listening music, Driving
Qualification N/A
Religion Christianity


Height Weight  Eye color Skin color Body Measurement
6″1′ 80 kg Blonde white Average


Favorite Cricketers Kevin Pietersen, Dale Steyn
Favorite Foods Omelette
Favorite Actors Tom cruse
Favorite Actresses  Angelina Julia
Favorite Films Avatar, Iron man, Avengers
Favorite Car Rolls Royce, Mercidies
Favorite Place London, Manchister

Net-worth, Family & Affairs

Net-worth Status Children Girl Friend Wife
$10 Million married Layton (sons) Clare Ratcliffe Clare Ratcliffe

Some Lesser Known Facts About Ben Stokes

  • Ben Stokes does not smoke.
  • Ben Stokes drink alcohol.
  • The family of Ben Stokes was migrated from New Zealand to northern England in 2013.
  • He made 2nd test  fastest century against south africa on 163 balls.

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Ben Stokes Profile Description:

Ben Stokes is the one of the most intelligent, stylish, hard work and best all-rounder now-a-days. He is not only the best player of English cricket but also shown his talent in all leagues that he played. He is an left handed batman.

He is new Zealander by birth. Later on his family moved toward United Kingdom and settled permanently there.

Batting Statistics:

Matches Innings Runs HS Avg SR 50s 100s
T20s 23 20 232 38 15 130 0 0
ODIs 95 81 2682 102* 40 93 20 3
Tests 55 101 3479 258 35 58 18 8


Bowling Statistics:

Matches Innings Wkts BBI Avg Eco
T20s 23 18 10 3/26 49 8
ODIs 95 80 70 5/61 41 6
Tests 55 95 135 8/161 32 3.33

One of the greatest fiery all-rounders of the current era, Ben Stokes’s dynamism is transferable on the cricket field. He is exceptionally obsessive entirety that he does and being an antagonistic attractiveness revenues that there is occasionally a gloomy flash when he is from place to place.

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An criticizing southpaw with a partiality for the great knockouts despite the fact also being adept of playing a big innings, Stokes is also likewise good with the ball. He can bowl at ascetically high speeds and has a knack of provided that revolutions when nothing look as if to work for his team.
Cricketing Carrier:
Born on 4 June in 1991 at Christchurch, New Zealand, Benjamin Andrew Stokes is the son of rugby league player, Gerald Stokes who symbolized New Zealand in international Rugby Leagues.

His inspiring talent was clear from an early age and it was no disbelief that he signed on a 2-year county convention with Durham at the age of 18. He made his one-day debut against Surrey in 2009 and marked the instance by capturing Mark Ram Prakash with his 3rd delivery in FC cricket.

He played 2 youth Tests against Bangladesh and excelled with both bat and ball. His talent was supplementary observed in the 2010 U-19 WC where he disclosed a century against India. He made his FC debut in the flavor opener against MCC at Abu Dhabi in 2010, scoring his first fifty and selection up a wicket.

Stokes’s dependable routines propelled him into national computation and it was no disbelief when he was named in the England ODI squad for the one off match against Ireland and the home series against India. A broken finger meant that he could only play as a batsman.

He fought against India in the ODI series and was fallen from the consequent away tour of India. After getting better from the acute injury, Ben Stokes make a comeback admirably, assembling 827 runs in accumulation to capturing 37 wickets at an average of 21.47.

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Expectedly Stokes was named in the England lions advance squad for the Australian tour but in a unpleasant accident of fate, he was sent back home along with Kent pacer, Matt Coles, for repetitive fissures of chastisement and immoral conduct. Stokes presented his confession for his foolish actions and promised to return to top-flight cricket.

He suffered recuperation and then gotten the third seamer’s slot for the One dayers against Australia on the back of his stunning heroics in Durham’s championship winning battle. His initial 5-fer, albeit in a losing cause, did not miss the brains trust of the English selectors as Ben Stokes was included in the 17-member squad for the 2013-14 return Ashes Down Under.

Stokes made his debut in the second Test and hit a bright maiden Test century in the third Test. Stokes snared a six-fer in the first innings of the fifth Test and also top scored with 47 runs in the first innings to help England crawl to 155. Though England smarted a mortifying 5-0 whitewash, Stokes had a fantastic series ultimate as England’s second-highest wicket taker with 15 wickets and third-highest run getter with 279 runs.

Stokes’s form persisted more or less solid in the ODI series as well. After starting off on a sedate note, he uneven up his maiden ODI half-century in the 4th ODI and took 4 wickets as England succeeded to stopper their first and only reasonable win Down Under in 9 games.

His remarkable shows in Australia helped him secure a place in England’s squad to West Indies. Awkwardly, while voicing his disenchantment for being canned cheaply in a T20I against West Indies, he injured his hand knocking a door in the dressing room and was ruled out of the World T20 in Bangladesh.

After a filament of minor scores and also momentarily out of England’s squad, Stokes exposed his class and quality with a thrill-a-minute ton alongside New Zealand at Lord’s in a Test match.

T20 World Cup 2016:

Regardless of the World T20 hindrance, Stokes’ career has developed in a quiet style. Having squandered out the middle-of-the-road of the home season with injury, he reimbursed for the sub-continental tour of Bangladesh and India.

He had mixed returns with the bat, but shone with the ball, expressly with his capability to get inverse swing. A century and a five-wicket haul was a nice mode for Ben Stokes to symbol off a hard 2016.

During the tour of South Africa, Stokes played with oomph and fizz in Cape Town to crux the fastest double ton by an Englishman in Tests. Inopportunely, in the World T20 held in India, he was at the reception end of Carlos Brathwaite’s extensive paddle as he was look like for four sixes in the last over of the final at the Eden Gardens.

Stokes was traumatized as West Indies finalized the title. Consequently, Stokes unrelenting a knee injury while playing in a Test match against Sri Lanka in Leeds. Despite a few setbacks, there is no doubt that Stokes is a superior player and England’s think-tank will hope that he can continue to play with a dash of daring.

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Champion Trophy 2017

A decent Champions Trophy shadowed, where England were abolished in the semifinals and just when it seemed like Stokes had the world at his feet, calamity smash into. Not for the first time in his cricketing occupation, naughtiness wounded him bad and this time it was the biggest ever issue that he had faced.

An incident in the Bristol nightclub meant that he was adjourned by the English Cricket Board up until supplementary notice. It was a colossal blow to England’s Ashes operation which in due course ended in a 0-4 hammering.

After outgoings months out of the game, Stokes got some relief when the ECB decided to embrace him for the ODI series in New Zealand. While the conclusion to pick him regardless of being thrilling is controversial, it is evidently the lifeline that the all-rounder was looking for.

With age on his side, it is anticipated that Stokes will end up as one of the game’s greatest all-rounders of all time. For that to transpire nonetheless, he shall have to get a clasp over his chastisement – an question that has pestered him aplenty over the years. One hopes that the latest happening, which nearly susceptible to put a full stop to his intercontinental career, makes him to sojourn on his toes.

Indian Premier League

A frank seam-bowling all-rounder who has the capability to hit big shots is a incalculable service in the T20 format. Therefore, it wasn’t a surprise when Ben Stokes gotten earth-shattering numbers at the 2017 IPL public sale. He was picked up by the Rising Pune Supergiant and in his first IPL season, the alluring Englishman displayed why he was cost all the money.

He was a gun bowler for RPS, predominantly at the death where he effected the yorker and the other distinctions to good effect. With the bat too, he won a few games alone together with an IPL century that was ranked among the collisions of the tournament.

With over 300 runs and more than 10 wickets, Stokes’s 2017 season was massive and was maybe the most prized performer of that season. At the renewed 2018 IPL public sale, he once again fascinated brilliant numbers with the Rajasthan Royals shattering him up in an enormously overpriced agreement. Nevertheless, Stokes neither got going with the bat nor with the ball nor was under equivalence in both the seasons (2018 and 2019).

World Cup 2019

Like many of his aristocrats in the England line-up, Stokes too will be on stage his first World Cup. While meager form occasioned in him not being part of England’s 2015 WC squad, Stokes will be a sure-starter in the 2019 issue for palpable explanations. An unaffected all-rounder in the squad, Stokes can bat at any situation and agreement with any type of environments.

While his death bowling has been quite conventional, Stokes will still be Eoin Morgan’s go-to man after the concluding is in requirement of a partnership-breaker. His arrangement with the bat previous to the multi-nation event beheld iffy – demo just four fifties in 14 innings.

Nevertheless, he quietened all his censors by counting an champion 71 against Pakistan, when his team was under gravity, just a couple of weeks before the mammoth event.


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