Indian Premier League 2020 – Ben Stokes returns to cricket with family’s ‘love and blessing’ following father’s illness

Ben Stokes says that his return to cricket comes with the “love and blessing” of his family, after linking up with his Rsjasthan Royals team-mates in the UAE to take part in the IPL.Stokes was granted indefinite leave during England’s Test series against Pakistan in August, after his father Ged…

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Ben Stokes admits ‘head wasn’t in it’ following father’s cancer diagnosis

Ben Stokes has admitted that his “head wasn’t in it” during England’s Test series against Pakistan, after learning that his father Ged had been diagnosed with brain cancer.Stokes was granted indefinite compassionate leave earlier this month and missed the final two Tests of England’s series against Pakistan. He arrived in…

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IPL 2020: Rajasthan Royals COO not worried about late arrival of England, Australia players

A number of English and Australian players taking part in a bilateral limited-overs series in September are set to miss their respective teams’ IPL 2020 season-openers, thanks to the tournament’s quarantine protocols. Rajasthan Royals could be disproportionately affected by this; Steven Smith is part of Australia’s 21-member squad touring the…

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ENG vs WI | Versatile Ben Stokes inspires England to series-levelling win in Manchester against West Indies

Image Source : AP England’s Stuart Broad, right, and teammates celebrate the dismissal of West Indies’ John Campbell during the last day of the second cricket Test match between England and West Indies at Old Trafford in Manchester Ben Stokes delivered crucial contributions with bat and ball to lead England…

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