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Ben Stokes Smash FIVE Sixes Score 34 runs in County Test Cricket: Check Viral Video



Ben Stokes Smash FIVE Sixes Score 34 runs in County Test Cricket

Ben Stokes Smash FIVE Sixes Score 34 runs in County Test Cricket: New England Test captain Ben Stokes has marked his return with a century including a 34-run over. Ben Stokes smashes 5 sixes and a four against spinner Josh Baker, and the video of his knock is now gone viral on social media.

The wonderful all-rounder marked his comeback to first-class cricket, with a 64-ball century.

He represented his home county Durham for the first time in the County Championship 2022, Stokes sent out a statement of intent to the world.

Not only does the century speaks volumes about Stokes’ ability with the bat. It was the manner in which he brought up the ton that got fans talking all across the world. He smacked Jash Baker for 34 runs in a single over, including a feat of five back-to-back sixes!

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The Englishman nearly missed out on the achievement of becoming the latest batsman to hit six sixes in an over. But by virtue of his five sixes, and a boundary, Stokes notched the 20th first-class century of his glittering career.

The incident happened in the 117th over of Durham’s inning, and coincidentally is the fastest century in Durham’s history.

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The all-rounder had come out to bat at number six and he later confirmed that he will continue to bat at the same position for England as well. After taking over the captaincy in red-ball from Joe Root.

“I personally feel that going back to No.6 is going to allow me to concentrate on those roles as much as the other, rather than worry about one while I am doing the other. I feel that’s best for the team,” he was quoted as saying by The Cricketer.

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