Stokes' success mantra: 'I am never happy with where I am as player'. The timeline for the eight IPL franchises to retain and release players for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season ended on Wednesday.. A total 139 players were retained by the 8 franchises whereas 57 players were released from their existing squads. — Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) October 22, 2020 Dec 17, 2020. Have you EVER seen a better catch?Ben Stokes with a grab that has to be seen to be believed! Ben Stokes has had a difficult start to this year's IPL. RR vs MI IPL 2020 Match Report: Ben Stokes gave the crowd an innings to remember by securing Rajasthan Royals win against Mumbai Indian’s with a … On Sunday, Ben Stokes roared back to form with an unbeaten 107 that helped Rajasthan Royals (RR) race to an eight-wicket win over Mumbai Indians (MI). You can find out more-, IPL 2021: Pat Cummins Set to Earn More Money Than MS Dhoni, Rohit Sharma as KKR Pacer Gets Retained Ahead of IPL 14 Mini-Auction, Ajinkya Rahane's Inspirational Speech After Historic Series Win Over Australia Goes Viral, Says It's a Massive, Massive Moment For us | WATCH VIDEO, India vs England 2021: Full Schedule of Four-Match Test Series, Squads, Timings, Dates And Venues. Ben Stokes is played around 25 matches in IPL. SCORECARD Also Read - Ajinkya Rahane's Inspirational Speech After Historic Series Win Over Australia Goes Viral, Says It's a Massive, Massive Moment For us | WATCH VIDEO, The night belonged to Stokes, who tore into the Mumbai attack after RR lost opener Robin Uthappa – 13 – and Steve Smith – 11 – early. //-->. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Rajasthan Royals let captain Steve Smith go; Delhi Capitals release Jason Roy, retain Prithvi Shaw, Consistency key to Mumbai Indians success in this year's IPL, finds new study, Went against my nature during IPL but have found my rhythm back, says Steve Smith. e9 = new Object(); Ben Stokes IPL Career Ben Stokes became the highest paid overseas player in the history of IPL in 2017 after he was bought by Rising Pune Supergiants for Rs. He took total 20 wickets in IPL. 03:26 Ben's Masterstroke of 50(26) 61,948 03:26 30 Oct 20. In 12 matches that season, he had scored 312 runs besides picking up 12 wickets. Stokes (107 not out) and Samson (54 not out) made a mockery of 196 runs target set by Mumbai Indians. So far in IPL 2020, Stokes has opened in all five matches he has played, scoring 110 runs in 103 balls. Ben Stokes’ IPL teams list includes the Rising Pune Supergiants, with whom he started out in 2017, and the Rajasthan Royals, his squad since 2018. Earlier, Mumbai suffered a mini-collapse in the middle-overs and but late hitting from Hardik and Saurabh Tiwary (34 of 25) enabled the defending champions to amass 74 runs in the last four overs. His blitzkrieg can prove to be the difference in the game. In the IPL, Stokes has scored 640 runs from 35 games at an average of 22.06, including two 50+ scores (100s/50s - 1/1). Surya went on the offensive against Shreyas Gopal, collecting two boundaries in the ninth over. It was Stokes's second IPL century and his highest score in T20s. Hardik Pandya. For breaking news and live news updates, like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram. 20 best cricket moments of 2020: Rahul Tewatia's logic-defying IPL innings and Ben Stokes still 'Mr Incredible' A look back on some memorable moments of the past 12 months Paul Radley. “It’s always nice to get back to form. Read more on Latest Cricket News on Ben Stokes’ spectacular hundred overshadowed Hardik Pandya’s six-hitting spree as Rajasthan Royals spiced up the IPL play-offs race with an emphatic eight-wicket win over Mumbai Indians in Abu Dhabi on Sunday. Their unbeaten third-wicket stand of 151 runs in just 82 balls helped Rajasthan Royals reach the target in just 18.2 overs. Hardik launched into Kartik Tyagi – 1/45 – in the final over, hitting him for three sixes and two fours. SHARE. Ben Stokes becomes first batsman to score IPL centuries in two successful chase, ‘Netaji would have been proud of today’s India’, BSF detects another terror tunnel at India-Pakistan border in Jammu, Golden jubilee of HP’s statehood: Amit Shah to attend celebrations in Shimla on 25 January, Air, road traffic suspended due to snowfall, landslides in J&K. Hyderabad: Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) rode on an all-round effort from Ben Stokes and a hat-trick from left-arm pacer Jaydev Unadkat to beat … By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. Ben Stokes (107 not out) and Sanju Samson (54 not out) made a mockery of a target of 196 Mumbai Indians (MI) had set for Rajasthan Royals (RR) as they helped overhaul it with eight wickets and nearly two overs to spare in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match on Sunday.