Ben Stokes is the son of rugby league player and coach Gerard Stokes. Made his T20I debut against the West Indies at The Oval in September 2011.
Playing in his first ICC WT20.
He was ruled out of the ICC WT20 2014 after injuring his hand.
Against New Zealand in 2015, he hit the fastest Test century ever at Lord’s, taking just 85 deliveries.
He then hit an unbeaten 24 and took two wickets as England won the only T20I between the sides.
Smashed the fastest-ever 250 in Test cricket against South Africa at Cape Town in January 2016