England Test captain Ben Stokes WINS Pakistani hearts on first tour, DONATES all his match fees to Pakistan flood victims, Check OUT


England Tour of Pakistan: PAK vs ENG Test: Ben Stokes may be visiting Pakistan for the first time. But the England Test…

England Tour of Pakistan: PAK vs ENG Test: Ben Stokes may be visiting Pakistan for the first time. But the England Test captain has already won Pakistan fans’ hearts. He has announced that he would donate his entire match fees from the Test series to the Pakistan flood appeal. Pakistan vs England 1st Test starts on December 1. Follow PAK vs ENG LIVE updates with InsideSport.IN 

Taking to Twitter, Stokes wrote: “I’m donating my match fees from this Test series to the Pakistan Flood appeal.”

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England Tour of Pakistan: England Test captain Ben Stokes WINS Pakistani hearts on first tour, DONATES all his match fees to Pakistan flood victims, Check OUT

Ben Stokes looks on during England's practice session in Abu Dhabi, England vs England Lions, Tolerance Oval, Abu Dhabi, November 25, 2022

In his entire statement, the England Test captain said: “It is great to be in Pakistan for the first time for this historic series. To be back here after 17 years as a Test side is very exciting. There is a sense of responsibility amongst the playing and support group and to be there is special. The floods that devastated Pakistan earlier this year was very sad to see and has had significant impact on the country and the people.”

Further in his statement, Stokes said: “The game has given me a lot in my life and I feel it’s only right to give something back that goes far beyond cricket. I will be donating my match fees from this Test series to the Pakistan flood appeal. Hopefully this donation can go towards the rebuilding of areas of Pakistan most affected by the flooding,” he added.

PAK vs ENG Test Series: Squads 

Both Pakistan and England have announced a balanced squad for the Test series. Former Pakistani skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed has been brought back to the team. Meanwhile, Liam Livingstone and Will Jacks are expected to make their red-ball in the upcoming series.

Pakistan Squad: Babar Azam (c), Mohammad Rizwan, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Shan Masood, Saud Shakeel, Salman Agha, Naseem Shah, Nauman Ali, Abdullah Shafique, Imam-ul-Haq, Faheem Ashraf, Haris Rauf, Mohammad Wasim Jr, Abrar Ahmed, Zahid Mahmood, Mohammad Nawaz, Azhar Ali, Mohammad Ali. 

England Squad: Ben Stokes (c), James Anderson, Harry Brook, Zak Crawley, Ben Duckett, Ben Foakes, Will Jacks, Keaton Jennings, Jack Leach, Liam Livingstone, Jamie Overton, Ollie Pope, Ollie Robinson, Joe Root, Mark Wood 

England Tour of Pakistan: England Test captain Ben Stokes WINS Pakistani hearts on first tour, DONATES all his match fees to Pakistan flood victims, Check OUT

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