England Test captain Ben Stokes announces retirement from ODI
Today, follow England v South Africa live coverage from the one-day international in Durham, where Ben Stokes makes his farewell appearance for the over-50 team.
England’s 2019 World Cup final hero is playing his 105th and final ODI match at his home stadium after announcing his retirement from the format on Monday. The test skipper cited an “unsustainable” schedule as a key factor in his decision. He will remain part of his country’s T20 team.
South African skipper Keshav Maharaj won the toss at Chester-le-Street, opting to bat first. For England, Test summer breakout star Matthew Potts received a first one-day cap, while Adil Rashid returned to the side after missing out on the series loss to India.
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