Ben Stokes second fastest to reach 4000 runs and 150 wickets in Test cricket

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England stand-in-skipper and star all-rounder Ben Stokes is regarded as one of the best all-rounders in World cricket became the second-fastest Test cricketer to reach the milestone of 4000 Test runs and 150 wickets.

While Stokes accomplished this in 64 Tests, West Indian Gary Sobers did it in 63 Tests. Now he is an esteemed company of players like Ian Botham, Kapil Dev, Jacques, and Daniel Vettori.

Earlier, Ben Stokes got opener Kraigg Brathwaite for 65 and picked up the rest three in the final session which started with the dismissal of Windies captain Jason Holder.

Stokes’s third wicket came in the form of Joseph which was his 150th wicket and inflated his numbers by one more with the dismissal of Shane Dowrich.

West Indies were all out for 318, while taking a 110-run lead in the first Test.

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