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Ben Stokes Inspires England to Miraculous Win vs Australia

On this day, August 25, 2019, cricket saw one of the best individualistic performances in Test history by none other than Ben Stokes. Goosebumps and shivers run down one’s spine on remembering the heroics of Stokes who led England to their biggest winning chase at Headingley, Leeds. When the chips were down and the odds stacked against the hosts, Stokes stood tall as he led England to a one wicket win over Australia in the third Test of the five-match series.

It was Stokes’ year as the Englishman was instrumental in England winning the 2019 World Cup against New Zealand, and six weeks later, the all-rounder dragged England from the ashes to keep the series alive. Ben Stokes won the 2019 ICC Cricket of the Year award for his valiant and heroic performances, with the Leeds Test being the prominent performance from the lot.

Recalling to the toss at Headinley, England won and opted to…

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