British batting all-rounder, Ben Stokes will have to miss the second test match against India due to court trials. The second test match will take place in London from 9th of August to 13th of August. The entertaining all-rounder was earlier suspended in Bristol was in rude behaviour outside a nightclub in which he was dropped from Ashes test series with Alex Hales.
The latter who was accused of hitting a man in the eye was not considered for the Ashes test series to which England lost it very miserably due to lack of performance and team unity.He was under strict investigation for the scene he created in Bristol on 25th September 2017.
Stokes who made his International comeback against New Zealand in the One Day series is said to have made an appearance in the court and issue a no issue plea. England has won the series following a 3-2 win against the Kiwis.
Stokes form will be crucial for England as the all-rounder carries a sense of responsibility and trust to which England team will rely upon. Ben Stokes comes up with three different qualities that can benefit England in the upcoming series against India.
India, on the other hand, has amazed everyone with their exceptional performance in South Africa against South Africa. India will look to mark a beginning of a modern era if they win on British soil as well.
England had lost the Ashes test series to 4-1 and will look to perform much better than they did in their previous series against Australia.
India’s tour will start on 3rd of July to 11th September where both the teams will be locking horn for 3 T20s, 3 ODIs and 5 Test and will be one to watch as Kohli and Root will lead their respective sides from the front and will try to attain every match.