Please take the time to learn this and respect it. https://t.co/06FuuNLMcS
— Joe Root (@root66) September 17, 2019
Stokes additionally acquired assist from former England skipper Michael Vaughan, who tweeted Stokes’ assertion on his social media account and urged individuals to learn it.
Please learn everybody .. https://t.co/JDJzWzrInW
— Michael Vaughan (@MichaelVaughan) September 17, 2019
Not solely cricketers, Stokes additionally discovered assist from England and Manchester United footballer Marcus Rashford. “Disappointing to see this. @benstokes38 has been huge for sport this summer. He and his family deserve better,” Rashford tweeted together with Stokes’ assertion.
— Marcus Rashford (@MarcusRashford) September 17, 2019
England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) Chief Executive Officer Tom Harrison additionally launched a press release concerning the matter.
“We, like the broader sporting world, are disgusted and appalled on the actions taken in revealing the tragic occasions from Ben’s previous, Harrison’s mentioned.
“We are saddened that an intrusion of this magnitude was deemed vital with the intention to promote newspapers or safe clicks.
“Ben’s exploits this summer have cemented his place in cricket’s history – we are sure the whole sport, and the country, stands behind him in support,” the ECB chief added.
Ben Stokes performed among the finest Test innings within the recently-concluded Ashes 2019 and helped his facet clinch the match, protecting them alive within the collection, single-handedly.
England then went on to win the fifth and the finals Ashes Test, thus drawing the collection 2-2.
Prior to Ashes, Stokes was England’s star performer through the World Cup 2019 as his heroics helped the hosts carry their maiden 50-over World Cup.