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Stokes, World Player of the Year, Cummins, test, honours

Stokes named World Player of the Year, Cummins takes test honours

01 January, 2020 1:30 pm 1:30 pm

DUBAI (Reuters) – Ben Stokes was named ICC Player of the Year on Wednesday after a red-hot 12 months during which the all-rounder helped England to a maiden 50-overs World Cup crown. Stokes smashed an unbeaten 84 in a heart-stopping World Cup final against New Zealand at Lord’s, which ended in a tie before hosts … Read More

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Occupied Kashmir will turn into graveyard of Indian forces: AJK president

09 September, 2019 3:44 pm 3:44 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Responding to the Indian army chief’s recent threat to attack Azad Kashmir, Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) President Sardar Masood Khan on Friday said that the Occupied Kashmir will turn into graveyard of Indian forces. Addressing at Kashmir Solidarity Youth Convention, the AJK president said Occupied Kashmir would turn into a … Read More

Stokes threat keeps Aussie skipper Paine awake at night

09 September, 2019 7:26 pm 7:26 pm

MANCHESTER (Reuters) – It is nine days since Ben Stokes hit a remarkable 135 not out to win the third Test of the Ashes series at Headingley, and as he prepares for the next instalment, Australia captain Tim Paine said thoughts of how to outwit the England batsman keep him awake at night. England were … Read More

England call up Archer for Ashes opener, Stokes reinstated

07 July, 2019 4:16 pm 4:16 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Speedster Jofra Archer received his maiden call-up to the England test squad for the Ashes series opener against Australia while all-rounder Ben Stokes was reappointed Joe Root’s deputy on Saturday.  Barbados-born Archer was one of the standout performers in England’s maiden 50-overs World Cup triumph earlier this month. The 24-year-old, who claimed … Read More

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Stokes set for knighthood after Cup heroics

07 July, 2019 12:17 pm 12:17 pm

LONDON (92 News) – Ben Stokes is set to become Sir Ben Stokes for his World Cup heroics after the two contenders to be the next prime minister of the UK said they would give the all-rounder a knighthood. It is noteworthy Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt, one of whom will replace outgoing Prime Minister … Read More

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Williamson, Stokes gain in ODI rankings after World Cup performances

07 July, 2019 11:38 pm 11:38 pm

DUBAI – England and New Zealand players have moved up in the MRF Tyres ICC Men’s ODI Player Rankings after featuring in an exhilarating ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 final at Lord’s on Sunday. The latest rankings update, which takes into account performances from the semifinals and the final, sees players from either side … Read More

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I’ll be saying sorry about fluke runs for rest of my life, Stokes tells W...

07 July, 2019 1:37 pm 1:37 pm

LONDON (Web Desk) – After thrilling World Cup win, England all-rounder Ben Stokes said to Kane Williamson after overthrows that he will be apologising for that for the rest of his life. Ben Stokes described England’s thrilling World Cup win as the best game in the history of cricket after completing an extraordinary tale of … Read More

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Mission accomplished for Morgan as he hails ‘superhuman’ Stokes

07 July, 2019 9:56 am 9:56 am

LONDON (ICC) – England were led by a man born in Dublin but this team had so much more than the luck of the Irish. It was a multicultural team built in the image of the nation. England were led by a man born in Dublin but this team had so much more than the … Read More

Stokes should make instant return for England, says Hussain

08 August, 2018 6:47 pm 6:47 pm

(Reuters) – England all-rounder Ben Stokes has shown great mental toughness during his 11-month trial and he should be welcomed back into the test team after being cleared of affray, former national team captain Nasser Hussain has said. New Zealand-born Stokes missed England’s 2017-18 Ashes tour of Australia while he was investigated for his role … Read More