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    Stokes out for up to 12 weeks with broken finger

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 07:40pm on April 16, 2021

    England all-rounder Ben Stokes will be sidelined for up to 12 weeks after fracturing a finger while on Indian Premier League duty, cricket chiefs announced...

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    Stokes makes history with Wisden award

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 08:05pm on April 15, 2021

    Ben Stokes has become the first England cricketer to be named the prestigious Wisden Leading Cricketer in the World twice since it came into being...

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    From King Kohli to Universe Boss: five to watch in IPL

    Agence France-Presse . Chennai | Updated at 05:18pm on April 08, 2021

    Top players from around the world have gathered for the 14th Indian Premier League, which starts on Friday for a 52-day Twenty20 extravaganza played in...

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    Stokes relishes India T20 'final' in World Cup year

    Agence France-Presse . Ahmedabad | Updated at 04:38pm on March 19, 2021

    Ben Stokes says England welcome the pressure of Saturday's ‘final’ against India as they seek to become battle-hardened for this year's Twenty20 World Cup. India...

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    Archer, Stokes to give England 'huge boost' against India

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 05:07pm on January 21, 2021

    Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer will return to the England side for their India Tests starting next month, with captain Joe Root saying Thursday the...

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    Ben Stokes' father dies after cancer battle

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 09:36pm on December 08, 2020

    Ben Stokes' father Ged Stokes, a New Zealand rugby league international, has died after a battle with brain cancer, it was announced on Tuesday. Stokes,...

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    Stokes dedicates IPL century to ailing dad

    Agence France-Presse . Dubai | Updated at 10:50pm on October 26, 2020

    England allrounder Ben Stokes has dedicated his biggest Indian Premier League innings to his father, who is battling cancer in New Zealand. Stokes smashed an...

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    Stokes ton keeps Royals in hunt for play-offs, Chennai out

    Agence France-Presse . Dubai | Updated at 03:30am on October 26, 2020

    England's Ben Stokes smashed an unbeaten 107 to keep Rajasthan Royals in the chase for the Indian Premier League play-offs after their eight-wicket win over...

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    Stokes returns to New Zealand as dad battles cancer

    Agence France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 04:29pm on August 29, 2020

    Ged Stokes, the father of New Zealand-born England cricket star Ben Stokes, has revealed he has brain cancer which is why his son pulled out...

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    Stokes to miss rest of Pakistan Test series

    Agence France-Presse . Manchester | Updated at 08:11pm on August 09, 2020

    England star Ben Stokes will miss the concluding two Tests against Pakistan for family reasons, the England and Wales Cricket Board announced Sunday. Stokes's father...