Stokes celebrating his half-century, before that Cummins did all his work with a dangerous ball, did you see?


Ben Stokes celebrates his half century
Before that Cummins did all his work

New Delhi. The fourth match of ‘The Ashes 2023’ between England and Australia is being played in Manchester from 19 July. In this match, English captain Ben Stokes also managed to score a half-century while batting well. The happiness of this fifties was also visible on his face, although it could last only for a while. Stokes was able to add only one run to his personal score that he was bowled by the captain of the opposition team Pat Cummins and forced to go to the pavilion.

Ben Stokes scored the 30th half-century of Test career:

Batting well before getting out, Ben Stokes managed to score the 30th half-century of his Test career. He faced a total of 74 balls in Manchester’s first innings. Meanwhile, managed to score 51 runs at a strike rate of 68.91. During this, five excellent fours came out of his bat.

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England’s position strong in Manchester:

England’s position in Manchester looks very strong. Till the time of writing the news, the English team has made 506 for the loss of seven wickets in the first innings. Mark Wood (06) along with Johnny Bairstow (41) is currently frozen in the field for the team.

The players dismissed in the first innings for the English team are Jack Crawley (189), Ben Duckett (01), Moeen Ali (54), Joe Root (84), Harry Brook (61), Captain Ben Stokes (51) and Chris Woakes (0). The English team has got a lead of 189 runs on the basis of Australia’s first innings.

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