Ben Stokes, England’s World Cup Hero, Nominated For ‘Unusual Zealander Of The Year’ Award | Cricket News

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    Ben Stokes, England’s World Cup Hero, Nominated For ‘Unusual Zealander Of The Year’ Award | Cricket News


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    Ben Stokes performed an unbeaten knock of 84 within the closing in opposition to Unusual Zealand on July 14 at Lord’s.© AFP

    Ben Stokes performed a pivotal feature to abet England claim their maiden World Cup title. Ben Stokes scored 465 runs at some degree out of 66.42 while he chipped-in with seven wickets within the World Cup 2019. Ben Stokes performed an unbeaten knock of 84 within the closing on July 14 at Lord’s for which he modified into as soon as adjudged the player of the match. After his heroics within the showpiece match, Ben Stokes has been nominated for the ‘Unusual Zealander of the Year’ award alongside with Unusual Zealand captain Kane Williamson.

    Stokes’ match-a success knock of 84 within the July 14 supreme at Lord’s allowed England to tie Unusual Zealand’s ranking of 241-8 and he then helped the house team prevail after a tie-breaking Gorgeous Over wherein both teams scored 15 runs.England won the match thanks to a superior boundary count. 

    Unusual Zealand-born Stokes is one of the most nominees for the award, alongside with Dusky Caps captain Kane Williamson, Newstalk ZB host Simon Barnett, frail league superstar Manu Vatuvei and one amongst the heroes of the Christchurch mosque attacks, Abdul Aziz, reviews Unusual Zealand Herald. 

    Unusual Zealander of the Year awards chief pick up Cameron Bennett mentioned both Stokes and Williamson had got diverse nominations after the dramatic World Cup supreme.

    “He would possibly possibly possibly also simply not had been playing for the Dusky Caps but, having been born in Christchurch, where his oldsters now reside, and with Maori ancestry, there’s clearly a few Kiwis about who mediate we can unruffled claim him,” Bennett mentioned of Stokes.

    England Prime Ministerial candidates Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have already hinted thatthe all-rounder would possibly possibly possibly also possibly be awarded a knighthoodfollowing his stupendous performance in England’s maiden males’s World Cup triumph. 

    The nominations for the award will close on September 15. A shortlist of 10 will most likely be launched in December, with the winner to be confirmed subsequent February.

    (With IANS inputs)

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