Ben Stokes

Ben Stokes - ENG Key Cricket Player
Name
Ben Stokes
Nationality
engEngland
Position
Allrounder
Current Team
England
Leagues
ICC Cricket World Cup
Born
June 4, 1991
Age
32

Ben Stokes Stats – Allrounder | England | Cricketer Profile

England – Allrounder | INTL 2011-2023

Ben Stokes Profile

Ben Stokes, born in Christchurch, New Zealand, has etched his name in the annals of cricket as one of England’s most formidable all-rounders. His journey from Durham’s green pitches to representing England on the global stage is nothing short of inspiring. Stokes’ combative nature, combined with his powerful frame and exceptional talent, has often been England’s beacon in challenging times. His indefatigable batting display in the 2019 World Cup final is a testament to his sheer willpower and dedication to the sport. Beyond his World Cup heroics, Stokes has showcased his prowess in Test matches, ODIs, and T20s, making significant contributions with both bat and ball. Off the field, he’s faced challenges, but like a true champion, he’s used them as stepping stones. Today, Ben Stokes stands as a symbol of resilience, talent, and unmatched passion for cricket.

Ben Stokes Stats

Ben Stokes Batting Career Summary

Format Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Test 97 175 7 6117 258 36.41 10335 59.18 13 30 716 124 102 0
ODI 105 90 15 2924 102* 38.98 3075 95.08 3 21 238 88 49 0
T20I 43 36 9 585 52* 21.66 457 128 0 1 42 22 22 0
FC 177 301 15 10194 258 35.64 22 50 144 0
List A 176 154 24 4825 164 37.11 4966 97.16 7 28 410 150 80 0
T20 159 145 23 3023 107* 24.77 2269 133.23 2 10 246 123 74 0

Ben Stokes Bowling Career Summary

Format Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Test 97 146 11471 6318 197 6/22 8/161 32.07 3.3 58.2 8 4 0
ODI 105 88 3110 3137 74 5/61 5/61 42.39 6.05 42 1 1 0
T20I 43 36 612 856 26 3/26 3/26 32.92 8.39 23.5 0 0 0
FC 177 263 19840 11348 376 7/67 10/121 30.18 3.43 52.7 18 7 1
List A 176 134 4785 4624 138 5/61 5/61 33.5 5.79 34.6 3 1 0
T20 159 118 2007 2826 93 4/16 4/16 30.38 8.44 21.5 2 0 0

Ben Stokes Recent Matches

Match Bat Bowl Date Ground Format
England vs Australia 3 & 42 27-Jul-2023 The Oval Test # 2515
England vs Australia 51 19-Jul-2023 Manchester Test # 2512
England vs Australia 80 & 13 06-Jul-2023 Leeds Test # 2509
England vs Australia 17 & 155 0/21 & 1/26 28-Jun-2023 Lord’s Test # 2508
England vs Australia 1 & 43 1/33 & 1/9 16-Jun-2023 Birmingham Test # 2507

Debut of Ben Stokes

Format Opponent Date Venue
Test Australia December 05 – 09, 2013 Adelaide
ODI Ireland August 25, 2011 Dublin
T20I West Indies September 23, 2011 The Oval
FC Durham vs M.C.C. March 29 – April 01, 2010 Abu Dhabi
List A Durham vs Surrey May 15, 2009 The Oval
T20 Lancashire vs Durham June 04, 2010 Chester-le-Street

World Cup Performances – Early Days

  • Ben Stokes was instrumental in England’s 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup victory. In the final against New Zealand, he scored an unbeaten 84, leading the match to a Super Over, which England won. Throughout the tournament, Stokes delivered consistent all-round performances, making him a key player in England’s maiden World Cup triumph.

Notable Achievements

  • Stokes has been a key player for England across formats. He has scored over 6000 runs in Tests and has taken close to 200 wickets. In ODIs, he has scored nearly 3000 runs and taken 74 wickets.
  • His unbeaten 135 in the Ashes Test at Headingley in 2019 is considered one of the greatest Test innings. He was instrumental in a record-breaking last-wicket partnership with Jack Leach to help England secure a one-wicket win over Australia.

Style of Play

Ben Stokes is known for his aggressive and fearless style of play. As a batsman, he can change the course of a game with his powerful hitting, and as a bowler, he has the knack of picking up crucial wickets. His energy and passion on the field make him a standout player.

International Career

  • Stokes made his Test debut against Australia in 2013 and has since been a mainstay in the England team. He has played crucial roles in many of England’s memorable victories, including their World Cup win in 2019 and their Ashes win in 2015.
  • He was elevated to the England Test captaincy in 2022 and has led the team to 10 wins in 12 Tests since taking over.

IPL and Domestic Cricket Performances

  • In the IPL, Stokes has represented teams like Rising Pune Supergiant, Rajasthan Royals, and Chennai Super Kings. He had a standout season in 2017 for RPS, scoring over 300 runs and picking up more than 10 wickets.
  • Domestically, he has played for Durham and has been a key player for them.

Future Prospects

At the peak of his career, Stokes is expected to play a crucial role for England in the coming years, both as a player and as a leader.

Trivia

  • Ben Stokes was born in Christchurch, New Zealand, and his father, Gerald Stokes, represented New Zealand in international Rugby Leagues.
  • He was named in the England Lions development squad for the Australian tour but was sent back home for disciplinary reasons early in his career.
  • Stokes retired from ODIs in July 2022 to focus on Tests and T20Is.

FAQs of Ben Stokes

Q1. When did Ben Stokes make his debut for the England cricket team?

A: Ben Stokes made his ODI debut for England against Ireland in Dublin on August 25, 2011.

Q2. What was Ben Stokes’ standout performance in the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup?

A: In the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup final against New Zealand, Ben Stokes played a match-saving innings, scoring an unbeaten 84 runs, leading the game to a Super Over which England won, securing their maiden World Cup title.

Q3. Which IPL teams has Ben Stokes played for?

A: Ben Stokes has played for the Rising Pune Supergiant, Rajasthan Royals, and Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

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