Ben Stokes

Ben Stokes: England’s new Test captain sets out his stall
Ben Stokes hitting a record-breaking 161 from 88 deliveries for Durham against Worcestershire
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Ben Stokes: England’s new Test captain sets out his stall

Stokes’s spectacular innings – his first since being appointed England skipper – bodes well
13 May 2022
Ben Stokes: from the ‘Bristol incident’ to England’s Test captaincy
Ben Stokes in the dressing room after the Headingley Ashes Test in 2019
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Ben Stokes: from the ‘Bristol incident’ to England’s Test captaincy

Durham all-rounder has been confirmed as Joe Root’s replacement
29 Apr 2022
England’s wanted list: two head coaches and a Test captain
England all-rounder Ben Stokes
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England’s wanted list: two head coaches and a Test captain

Ben Stokes has reportedly agreed to take over from Joe Root as skipper
27 Apr 2022
‘Now the theatre begins’: Aussies react to Stokes’s Ashes inclusion
Ben Stokes is England’s talisman
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‘Now the theatre begins’: Aussies react to Stokes’s Ashes inclusion

Star all-rounder gives England a major boost ahead of the series down under
26 Oct 2021
Back pages: Juan Mata winner as Man United sink Wolves
Juan Mata of Man Utd celebrates after scoring the winner against Wolves
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Back pages: Juan Mata winner as Man United sink Wolves

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 16 January
16 Jan 2020
Sports shorts: Federer and Nadal branded ‘selfish’
Rafa Nadal takes part in a bushfire relief fundraiser ahead of the Australian Open
Daily Briefing

Sports shorts: Federer and Nadal branded ‘selfish’

Ten things from the world of sport on Wednesday 15 January
15 Jan 2020
Back pages: Cape crusader Ben Stokes is England’s superhero
England all-rounder Ben Stokes celebrates the dismissal of South Africa’s Dwaine Pretorius
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Back pages: Cape crusader Ben Stokes is England’s superhero

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 8 January
8 Jan 2020

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SPOTY 2019: how Ben Stokes reacted after winning public vote
England star Ben Stokes takes a moment in the dressing room after the Headingley Ashes Test
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SPOTY 2019: how Ben Stokes reacted after winning public vote

England cricket hero takes top award ahead of F1 champion Lewis Hamilton and sprinting star Dina Asher-Smith
16 Dec 2019
Why are people boycotting The Sun?
The Sun
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Why are people boycotting The Sun?

Outpouring of disgust after tabloid prints sensitive story about cricketer Ben Stokes
18 Sep 2019
Ben Stokes: the sports star we’d all secretly love to be
England star Ben Stokes takes a moment in the dressing room after the Headingley Ashes Test
In Depth

Ben Stokes: the sports star we’d all secretly love to be

England’s World Cup and Ashes icon is a hero and anti-hero rolled into one
27 Aug 2019
Back pages: burger king Stokes eclipses Botham and Flintoff
Jack Leach and Ben Stokes celebrate England’s Ashes third Test win against Australia
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Back pages: burger king Stokes eclipses Botham and Flintoff

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 27 August
27 Aug 2019
Should England give the World Cup to New Zealand?
Ben Stokes, England cricket world cup
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Should England give the World Cup to New Zealand?

Australian umpire claims scoring error in the dramatic final over could have changed the outcome
16 Jul 2019
Super human Ben Stokes wins the greatest cricket match
Ben Stokes, England cricket world cup
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Super human Ben Stokes wins the greatest cricket match

England's World Cup hero has undergone a remarkable redemption after on and off-field dramas
15 Jul 2019
CWC: Ben Stokes is ‘no angel’ and has nothing to prove
England all-rounder Ben Stokes celebrates taking a wicket in the Cricket World Cup
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CWC: Ben Stokes is ‘no angel’ and has nothing to prove

West Indies look forward to facing England quick bowler Jofra Archer
11 Jun 2019
CWC: England’s wake-up call and Mueller’s message to Kohli
England batsman Ben Stokes reacts after his dismissal in the defeat against Pakistan
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CWC: England’s wake-up call and Mueller’s message to Kohli

Ben Stokes says England must not let their standards drop again
5 Jun 2019
Back pages: Stokes wonder catch gives England flying start
England players congratulate Ben Stokes on his wonder catch against South Africa at The Oval
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Back pages: Stokes wonder catch gives England flying start

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 31 May
31 May 2019
Sri Lanka vs. England: Foakes keeps gloves, Stokes bats No.3
England keeper Ben Foakes and slip Ben Stokes celebrate a Sri Lankan wicket in the first Test win in Galle
In Review

Sri Lanka vs. England: Foakes keeps gloves, Stokes bats No.3

England name an unchanged side while Sri Lanka are in meltdown
13 Nov 2018
England vs India third Test: Kohli back fear, Stokes returns
Ben Stokes New Zealand England Ashes cricket
In Review

England vs India third Test: Kohli back fear, Stokes returns

England are favourites to win at Trent Bridge and seal the five-match series
17 Aug 2018
Ben Stokes ‘owes many an apology’, says Michael Vaughan
Ben Stokes England Ashes cricket
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Ben Stokes ‘owes many an apology’, says Michael Vaughan

England cricketer Stokes was cleared of affray at Bristol Crown Court
16 Aug 2018
Ben Stokes: not guilty but a reputation tarnished
Ben Stokes England cricket Bristol Crown Court
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Ben Stokes: not guilty but a reputation tarnished

England cricketer cleared by court but now faces ECB disciplinary process
15 Aug 2018
Ben Stokes to join Test squad after not guilty verdict
Ben Stokes affray court case England cricket
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Ben Stokes to join Test squad after not guilty verdict

All-rounder Stokes was cleared of affray at Bristol Crown Court
14 Aug 2018
England cricket: Ben Stokes ‘abused gay men’, court hears
Ben Stokes affray court case England cricket
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England cricket: Ben Stokes ‘abused gay men’, court hears

All-rounder appears at Bristol Crown Court accused of affray
7 Aug 2018
Ben Stokes return a ‘huge boost’ for England says Joe Root
Ben Stokes New Zealand vs. England Test cricket
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Ben Stokes return a ‘huge boost’ for England says Joe Root

England hope to banish their Ashes memories with Test series win against the Kiwis
21 Mar 2018
‘Emotional’ Ben Stokes stars as England level ODI series
Ben Stokes England New Zealand ODI cricket
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‘Emotional’ Ben Stokes stars as England level ODI series

All-rounder was man-of-the-match in England’s six-wicket win against New Zealand in Tauranga
28 Feb 2018
Ben Stokes pleads not guilty to affray and will fly to NZ
Ben Stokes court Bristol England cricket
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Ben Stokes pleads not guilty to affray and will fly to NZ

England all-rounder leaves tomorrow to join squad for the Twenty20 Tri-Series
13 Feb 2018
Ben Stokes is cleared by the ECB for England selection
Ben Stokes England cricket ECB
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Ben Stokes is cleared by the ECB for England selection

All-rounder is expected to join the squad in New Zealand next month
17 Jan 2018
Stokes vows to clear name after being charged with affray
Ben Stokes affray Bristol England cricket
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Stokes vows to clear name after being charged with affray

ECB members ‘divided’ over all-rounder’s place in England cricket squad
16 Jan 2018
Ashes rumours as Ben Stokes spotted at Heathrow
Ben Stokes New Zealand England Ashes cricket
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Ashes rumours as Ben Stokes spotted at Heathrow

But England all-rounder is off to New Zealand, not Australia, for talks with Canterbury
28 Nov 2017
Stokes absence a ‘blow’ to England’s hopes of Ashes glory
Ben Stokes England Ashes cricket
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Stokes absence a ‘blow’ to England’s hopes of Ashes glory

ECB chief Strauss describes all-rounder's situation as ‘complicated’
6 Nov 2017
Moeen Ali spins England to victory over South Africa
In Review

Moeen Ali spins England to victory over South Africa

Joe Root's reign begins with 211-run win as tourists crumble on an 'astonishing' day at Lord's
10 Jul 2017
Ben Stokes sets record price for an overseas player in IPL
Ben Stokes
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Ben Stokes sets record price for an overseas player in IPL

All-rounder sells for £1.7m, with another Englishman, bowler Tymal Mills, attracting £1.4m at Indian cricket auction
20 Feb 2017
Joe Root takes over as England Test cricket captain
Joe Root
In Depth

Joe Root takes over as England Test cricket captain

Yorkshire batsman replaces Alastair Cook, with all-rounder Ben Stokes appointed vice-captain
13 Feb 2017
England thrash Pakistan, but is Joe Root carrying the team?
Joe Root
In Review

England thrash Pakistan, but is Joe Root carrying the team?

Victory by 330 runs is fifth largest ever, but Ben Stokes is injured and there are problems elsewhere in team
26 Jul 2016
Can England win World T20 after destroying New Zealand?
Jason Roy
In Depth

Can England win World T20 after destroying New Zealand?

The five factors that have helped Eoin Morgan's team defy critics and grab a place in the final
31 Mar 2016
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