India vs England: Ben Stokes returns to hosts' squad for ODI series against Virat Kohli and Co

Ben Stokes, who tore his left hamstring during the Pakistan Test series, did not take part in England's 6-0 whitewash of Australia.

Press Trust of India, June 29, 2018

London: All-rounder Ben Stokes has been named in the 14-member England squad for the three-match ODI series against India, starting 18 July.

Ben Stokes was sold to Rising Pune Supergiants for a record sum of Rs 14.5 crore. AP

File image of Ben Stokes. AP

Stokes, who tore his left hamstring during the Pakistan Test series, did not take part in England's 6-0 whitewash of Australia.

He was also not picked for the three-match T20 International against India in order to give him full time to recuperate.

England team comprises of all the current form players like Jos Buttler, Jason Roy and Jony Bairstow.

The first ODI on 12 July will be played at Trent Bridge (Nottingham) followed by the second at the Lord's (14 June) and final match at the Headingley (Leeds) on 17 June.

Squad: Eoin Morgan (C), Moeen Ali, Jonathan Bairstow, Jake Ball, Jos Buttler, Tom Curran, Alex Hales, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Jason Roy, Ben Stokes, David Willey, Mark Wood.

Updated Date: Jun 29, 2018





Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 3634 125
2 South Africa 3589 112
3 Australia 3499 106
4 New Zealand 2354 102
5 England 3772 97
6 Sri Lanka 3182 91
Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 6470 127
2 India 5819 121
3 South Africa 3842 113
4 New Zealand 4602 112
5 Pakistan 3617 103
6 Australia 3699 100
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 3972 132
2 India 4601 124
3 Australia 2570 122
4 England 2448 117
5 New Zealand 2542 116
6 South Africa 2058 114