Following England's 434-run defeat in the third Test in Rajkot on Sunday, Joe Root has only scored 77 runs in six innings over three matches.
Ben Stokes reaches the monumental milestone of completing 100 Test matches, his journey stands as a testament to unparalleled perseverance, unwavering resilience, and undeniable raw talent. It all began with his debut in the Ashes series back in 2013, where he announced his arrival on the international stage with a blend of youthful exuberance and innate skill.
"England's Star All-Rounder Ben Stokes to Mark 100th Test Milestone Against India at Rajkot"
The England opener's scores of 119 and 38 in Trinidad moved him up 18 places, with a career-high rating of 802, 15 rating points clear of Pakistan's Mohammad Rizwan in third (787), as per ICC
Let's look at five key players for England in the ODI World Cup 2023 who can help the Jos Buttler-led side win back-to-back titles.
Sachin Tendulkar advised England to stay positive but be careful in shot selection to chase down 251 in the 3rd Ashes Test at Heading
Former England captain Nasser Hussain believes current Test skipper Ben Stokes is the "final piece of the jigsaw" in the side's plans for the Men's ODI World Cup, to be held later in the year in India.
The tourists will return to Bangladesh for the first time since 2016 and will play internationals in Dhaka and Chattogram.
Highlights Pakistan vs England 2nd Test Multan Score: Abrar Ahmed took seven wickets on his Test debut.
Ben Stokes hasn't been a part of the IPL for the last two years and is coming after guiding England to T20 World Cup 2022 win in Australia.