<पी शैली="पाठ-संरेखण: औचित्य सिद्ध करें;">IND Vs ENG: England's troubles are not diminishing before the third match of the five-match series against India starting on February 15. England captain Ben Stokes will not be available to bowl in the third test also. England's vice-captain Ollie Pope has given this information two days before the match. However, Ben Stokes is going to create history as soon as he takes the field in the third test. Ben Stokes will play the 100th test match of his test career in Rajkot.
Ben Stokes is going to become the 16th player for England to play 100 tests. Ollie Pope praised Ben Stokes for this special achievement. “This is a tremendous achievement,” the Pope said. It is not easy to play 100 tests. After becoming captain it becomes even more special.
No answer from Ben Stokes
However, Ben Stokes is still struggling with knee problems. Talking about this, Pope said, “Stokes is not certain to bowl. We cannot claim whether Ben Stokes will be seen bowling in Rajkot or not. Ben Stokes is working on a knee problem. Now it may take more time for him to start bowling.
After becoming the captain, Ben Stokes has completely changed the England team. England invented baseball only after Ben Stokes became the captain. Under the captaincy of Stokes, the England team has played 21 Tests, out of which it has won 14 and lost 6. It is thanks to Stokes' captaincy that the series against India is currently tied at 1-1. As a batsman, Ben Stokes has scored 6251 runs in 99 tests. Stokes has also taken 197 wickets in Test cricket.