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# ben stokes

Last year
# Struggle
England test captain Stokes reveals he takes anxiety medication since father's passing
Stokes resented that cricket denied him more opportunities to see his father during his battle with brain cancer.
All time
# Close Call
‘Genuinely frightening’ - Stokes feared for life after choking on tablet
The England all-rounder is preparing for the upcoming Ashes series in Australia.
# honours list
'Rewarding cruelty and failure': A knighthood for Iain Duncan Smith sparks controversy
In Northern Ireland, The Singing Priests – Eugene O’Hagan, Martin O’Hagan, and David Delargy – were honoured, as was Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody.
# Number One
Ben Stokes wins the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award
Stokes finished ahead of Lewis Hamilton and Dina Asher-Smith in the public vote.
# uk media
'Don't Buy The Sun' trends after English cricketer Ben Stokes hits out at 'lowest form of journalism'
The paper ran a story about a family tragedy that happened before Stokes was born.
# Anger
England star Stokes calls The Sun's reporting of family tragedy 'immoral' and 'heartless'
The newspaper today published front-page details of a tragedy that happened before Stokes was born.
# Sensational
Stokes stars as England beat Australia by one wicket to win third Test and keep Ashes alive
England required perfection to keep their series afloat and got just that courtesy of the 28-year-old’s performance.
# Drama
Watch: England benefited from 'clear mistake' on way to winning World Cup
Former cricket umpire Simon Taufel says England should not have been awarded an extra run in the final over.