Michael Vaughan extends good wishes to Ben Stokes on being named as England’s Test captain | Cricket News – Times of India


LONDON (UK): Former England skipper Michael Vaughan on Thursday prolonged good needs to all-rounder Ben Stokes, on being appointed as England’s men’s Test team captain.
Stokes succeeded Joe Root in turning into the 81st captain of the England males’s Take a look at staff. The England Cricket Board Interim Chair and Chief Government Officer accepted the appointment on Tuesday night following the advice by the Managing Director of England Males’s Cricket, Rob Key.

“Good luck with the very best job in world sport @benstokes38.. I believe you will make a advantageous Take a look at skipper,” tweeted Michael Vaughan.

Stokes made his Take a look at debut in December 2013 and has represented his nation on 79 events at this degree. He was named vice-captain in February 2017 and likewise stood in as captain when Root was absent for the delivery of his second baby in the summertime of 2020.

The Durham star at present has 5,061 Take a look at runs at a median of 35.89. He has taken 174 wickets with the ball and is amongst the very best all-rounders on the earth.


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