Ben Stokes Biography, Height, Weight, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Facts & More

Ben Stokes is an English international cricketer who played for Durham in domestic cricket and currently playing for Rajasthan Royals in the Indian premier league. He is one of the greatest all-rounder of all time. He is right arm medium fast bowler and right handed batsman. He was winning the man of the match in the 2019 cricket world cup.

Ben Stokes Biography, Lifestyle, Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Income, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, House, Cars, Records, Awards & Facts

Biography/Wiki

Full Name

Benjamin Andrew Stokes

Nickname

Stokesy, The Hurt Locker, Rocky

Profession

Cricketer

Batting

Right Handed

Bowling

Right Arm Medium

Coach/Mentor

Not Known

Jersey Number

  • #38 Durham Domestic Cricket Team
  • #38 Rising Pune Supergiant (IPL)

Teams

  • National Team England International Cricket Team
  • Domestic Team Durham Domestic Cricket Team
  • IPL 2021 Team – Rajasthan Royals (IPL)

Personal Life

Ben Stokes

Date of Birth / Birthplace

Ben Stokes was born on 4 June 1991 in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand.

Age

He is currently 30 years old (as in 2021).

Sun Sign

Gemini

Nationality

English

Religion

Christianity

Hometown

Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand

Education

  • School –  
    • Not Known
  • College –
    • Not Known
  • Educational Qualification –
    • Not Known

Physical Statistics And More

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 6 feet 0 inches
  • In centimeters – 183 cm
  • In meters – 1.83 m

Eye Color

Blonde

Hair Color

Blue

Family & Relationship

Parents & Siblings

  • Father – Gerard Stokes
  • Mother – Deborah Stokes
  • Siblings – Not Known
Ben Stokes With Father And Mother
Ben Stokes With Father And Mother

Girlfriend & Spouse

  • Ben Stokes dated –
    • Clare Ratcliffe
Ben Stokes With Clare Ratcliffe
Ben Stokes With Clare Ratcliffe

Marital Status

Married

  • Wife – Clare Ratcliffe
Ben Stokes With Clare Ratcliffe
Ben Stokes With Clare Ratcliffe
  • Children’s –
    • Son – Layton and 1 more
Ben Stokes With Family
Ben Stokes With Family

Career

Career Turning Point

Ben Stokes started his cricket career for Durham. He then went on to play in the 2010 Under-19 World Cup, during which he scored a century against India. After that, he joined  Melbourne Renegades for the big bash league. In the 2017 IPL auction, he was bought by Rising Pune supergiants for 14.5 crores.

Debut

Test Debut

Ben Stokes made his test cricket debut against Australia on 5 December 2013.

ODI Debut

Ben Stokes made his one day international debut against Ireland on 25 august 2011.

T20 Debut

Ben Stokes has done his T20 debut against west indies on 23 September 2011

IPL Debut

He was selected for team Rising Pune Supergiant in IPL auction 2017  for 14.5 crores and played his debut match in 2017.

Records

• Record for the fastest century by an England batsman (85 balls) against New Zealand in the 1st Test at Lord’s in 2015.
• Record for the fastest century by an England batsman and second fastest in the world (163 balls) against South Africa in Cape Town in 2015.
• Holds the joint record with Peter Parfitt for the most Test tons by England left-handers from 6 to 11 position.
• 9th ever England cricketer to hit more than 3 centuries and take more than 40 wickets in Tests.
• He and Jonny Bairstow hold the highest 6th wicket stand of 399 runs in a Test match against South Africa.

Controversy

During an ODI match against Australia in 2015, Ben Stokes became the 6th batsman, and 1st England player, to be given out obstructing the field.

Ben Stokes Salary

Ben Stokes’s salary is 13 crores per year in the England cricket team and he has earned around  64.5 crores from Ipl since 2017. He also does brand endorsement and advertisement along with cricket.

NameBen Stokes Salary
Monthly Income & SalaryRs. 2 Crores +
Annual IncomeRs. 26 Crores +
Brand endorsement FeesRs. 30-50 Lakhs
Income SourceEngland cricket, IPL, Brands
Retainer FeeNA
Test Fee NA
ODI FeeNA
T20 FeeNA
IPL 2021 FeesRs. 12.50 Crores
IPL Total IncomeRs. 64.50 Crores

Ben Stokes’s overall IPL earnings:

YearTeamIPL Salary
2021Rajasthan Royals Rs. 12.50 crore
2020Rajasthan Royals Rs. 12.50 crore
2019Rajasthan Royals Rs. 12.50 crore
2018Rajasthan Royals Rs. 12.50 crore
2017Rising Pune Supergiant Rs. 14.50 crore
Total Rs. 64.50 crore

Ben Stokes Net worth

Ben Stokes has an estimated total Networth of Rs  Rs. 84 Crores ($ 12 Million) in 2021, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.

Name Ben Stokes Net Worth
Net Worth (2021)$12 Million
Net Worth In Indian RupeesRs. 84 Crores
Personal PropertiesNot Known
InvestmentsNot Known

Ben Stokes Cars And Bikes Collection

Not known

Some Lesser Known Facts About Ben Stokes

Some Lesser Known Facts About Ben Stokes

• Stokes is the 2nd all-rounder from England to score 4000 runs and take 100 wickets in tests after Sir Ian Botham.

• His 258 runs against South Africa is also the highest score by a batsman batting at the number 6 position. 

• Ben Stokes got married in 2013 to Clare Ratcliffe. They have two children together.

• Stokes’s nicknames are Stokesy and “Benny”. 

• England’s opener Alex Hales calls him and Jonny Bairstow  “Weasley Twins” as both look similar. 

• Ben Stokes has an obsession with tattoos. His whole body is covered with multiple tattoo designs.

• In January 2020, he was named “Icc’s Cricketer of the Year.

• He was the highest paid overseas player in the IPL auctions 2017 with the price of 14.5 crores by Rising Pune supergiants.

• Ben Stokes holds the record of smashing the second-most sixes in a single Test inning. He slammed 11 sixes against South Africa.

• His mother Deborah was a former cricketer in New Zealand

• He is a New Zealander from origin. His parents migrated from New Zealand to northern England in 2003.

• In an interview, stokes revealed that he also played rugby but was not passionate about it. 

• He scores the second fastest double century, off 163 deliveries against South Africa 

Stokes and Bairstow set a record for the highest sixth-wicket partnership by scoring 399 against South Africa in 2016.

• Stokes has smacked the 2nd most number of sixes in a Test inning, 11 sixes against South Africa in 2016. He equaled with Mathew Hayden, Brendon McCullum, and Nathan Astle.