The father of international cricket star Ben Stokes has died from brain cancer, prompting an outpouring of emotion.

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09th Dec. 2020 5:12 AM

Former West Indies cricketer Marlon Samuels has come under fire for disgusting comments about the wife of superstar Ben...

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28th Oct. 2020 5:10 AM

Australian skipper Tim Paine says Ben Stokes’ recent hostile response to crowd abuse in South Africa proves England like to...

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20th Feb. 2020 6:02 PM

Former England captain Nasser Hussain believes Ben Stokes should be forgiven for losing his cool in the heat of battle, but...

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26th Jan. 2020 6:01 AM

Ben Stokes has apologised after returning serve to an abusive fan when returning to the pavilion following his dismissal in...

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25th Jan. 2020 10:01 AM

After being touted as a future cricket star for years, England's Ollie Pope has finally shown his untapped potential...

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18th Jan. 2020 4:01 PM

England is in charge of the third Test in South Africa and have also been boosted by a severe call that has scrubbed Kagiso...

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18th Jan. 2020 2:01 PM

Ben Stokes and Stuart Broad exchanged words in what appeared to be a heated disagreement during a team huddle.

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29th Dec. 2019 10:12 AM

The past decade has seen some astonishing team and individual sporting endeavours.

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24th Dec. 2019 8:12 AM

Out-of-favour opener Marcus Harris thought his career was finished when he dropped Ben Stokes in the third Ashes Test, but...

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04th Dec. 2019 5:12 PM

England were comprehensively swept aside by New Zealand and back home the press didn’t hold back over the “feeble”...

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26th Nov. 2019 9:11 AM

Tim Paine has gone into bat for David Warner in the wake of Ben Stokes’ attempts to drag his name through the mud in an...

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18th Nov. 2019 7:11 AM

English cricket hero Ben Stokes and wife Clare made unwanted headlines in the UK when this photo emerged after an awards...

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09th Oct. 2019 6:10 AM

Cricketer Ben Stokes has condemned as “utterly disgusting” a UK tabloid report on a family tragedy from more than 30 years...

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18th Sept. 2019 7:09 PM

Seven weeks and five Tests of thrills, spills and of drama ended with Australia putting the urn in their hand luggage for...

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17th Sept. 2019 1:09 PM

Cricket legend Ian Chappell has issued a stunning rebuke to Australia’s cricketers for their incessant chatter and...

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15th Sept. 2019 12:09 PM

Frustrations surfaced at the Oval with some tense exchanges but both teams were adamant nobody crossed the line.

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15th Sept. 2019 10:09 AM

England has named an unchanged squad for the Fifth Test, but the axe is hovering above one star with Ben Stokes’ fitness...

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10th Sept. 2019 8:09 AM

Jofra Archer claims England has the Ashes momentum after their stunning win in Leeds but Australian captain Tim Paine has...

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03rd Sept. 2019 6:09 PM

Justin Langer wasn’t sure whether to “cry his eyes out” or “smash his hotel room” after the third Test. But the Australians...

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03rd Sept. 2019 12:09 PM

How did Ben Stokes celebrate his match-wining Ashes knock at Headingley? Well, after a ‘sing-song in the bath’, he went on...

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28th Aug. 2019 10:08 AM

They’ve been as big a talking point as the players in a pulsating Ashes series, and after a horror three Tests the men who...

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27th Aug. 2019 5:08 PM

Ben Stokes has played the role of hero for England, but the praise should be going in the direction of the woman who saved...

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27th Aug. 2019 4:08 PM

Australia has found an unlikely ally in the heated debate about umpire Joel Wilson and his controversial call in the Third...

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26th Aug. 2019 11:08 AM

Ben Stokes began his incredible, match-winning knock a modern day Geoffrey Boycott, and ended it looking like Adam...

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26th Aug. 2019 10:08 AM

Amid the chaos, one Ben Stokes photo perfectly summed up the nerve-racking final hour of the Third Test more than words...

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26th Aug. 2019 9:08 AM

They said the World Cup final was the greatest match ever. They were wrong. Australia seemed certain to retain the Ashes...

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26th Aug. 2019 7:08 AM

A behind-the-scenes photograph of Ben Stokes showed his disbelief at a finish to the Third Test that had the cricket world...

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26th Aug. 2019 6:08 AM

Man of the match Ben Stokes sums up what everyone who was watching is thinking after a tied super-over sees England win the...

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15th July 2019 7:07 AM

England has revitalised its Cricket World Cup campaign with a victory over previously unbeaten India to once again leave...

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01st July 2019 8:07 AM

Oh no, that wasn't part of the plan. England's cruise to the World Cup semi-finals has suddenly hit a very rocky road and...

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22nd June 2019 12:06 PM

The Poms are raging World Cup favourites, but danger lurks at the very first hurdle against a team that should seriously...

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30th May 2019 10:05 AM

England all-rounder Ben Stokes says his fight near a Bristol nightclub and subsequent court case mean he now does his...

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06th April 2019 12:04 PM

West Indies have produced a dramatic comeback in Barbados to beat England by 26 runs and level their five-match ODI series...

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23rd Feb. 2019 11:02 AM

Freakish scenes descended on Bridgetown as West Indies skipper Jason Holder brought up a double century, absolutely...

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26th Jan. 2019 11:01 AM

England cricket star Ben Stokes has shown off a ludicrously large new tattoo that took a whopping 28 hours to complete to...

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29th Dec. 2018 12:12 PM

BEN Stokes and Alex Hales have been charged with bringing the game into disrepute and will face a Cricket Disciplinary...

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19th Sept. 2018 7:09 AM

England captain Joe Root hopes his top-order batsmen have learned their lessons from a dire showing against India at Trent...

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23rd Aug. 2018 10:08 AM

ENGLAND head coach Trevor Bayliss says Ben Stokes still has one thing left to do over the events which led to his eventual...

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17th Aug. 2018 9:08 AM

ENGLAND have named an unchanged 13-man squad for the third Test against India but Ben Stokes may be considered depending on...

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14th Aug. 2018 11:08 AM

England cricket star Ben Stokes has been found not guilty of affray by a jury — but his defence may rock the English...

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14th Aug. 2018 10:08 AM

Ryan Hale, a former soldier allegedly knocked out by Ben Stokes, said the cricketer “could have killed me”, their trial...

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10th Aug. 2018 10:08 AM

BEN Stokes’ trial for alleged affray has forced England to make yet another change to its evolving side that will take on...

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08th Aug. 2018 12:08 PM