Ross Taylor: Former New Zealand cricketer mentioned in his autobiography about a conversation with Ben Stokes about joining the Kiwi team. He revealed that he had asked the English all-rounder whether he wanted to play in New Zealand. Ross Taylor further expressed that Ben Stokes seemed interested to represent New Zealand. And the former Kiwi player has also sent a message to the CEO of the New Zealand Cricket Board. Here are the top 10 betting sites in India that you can open on your mobile devices and enjoy competitive odds and all the features you can expect from a mobile betting site.

Taylor writes in his autobiography that he told CEO Justin Vaughan that Ben Stokes was a talented young cricketer. And he also had an interest in playing for the Black Caps. But the deal did not work as he wanted Stokes that he should get more than having. Any player will not be interesting to start things on the bottom rung of the ladder. For that, the all-rounder did not come to the Kiwi team.

Featured Pick

total extras to be under 15.5

MNR vs WEF | 16 Aug 23:00 PMBet ₹500, payout ₹875

10Cric Welcome Offer

100% up to ₹30,000 + 10 Free Spins


“He (Stokes) was 18 or 19 and very much a Kiwi. Over a Guinness, I asked him if he wanted to come and play in New Zealand. He was keen so I sent a message to New Zealand Cricket CEO Justin Vaughan saying this guy Stokes was a really good young cricketer and interested in playing for New Zealand. Vaughan replied along the lines that he could start playing domestic cricket and we’d see where it went. ’’

Taylor wrote in his autobiography ‘Black & White’.

Ross Taylor: Exclusion of Ben Stokes from Scheme of Things

Ross Taylor: Former Kiwi Player Talked About New Zealand Born Stokes
Ross Taylor: Former Kiwi Player Talked About New Zealand Born Stokes

Taylor talked about more about how Ben Stokes was sincere about representing New Zealand. But the NZ board did not act quickly and decisively for it never happened. He added that at that time they had to assure Stokes. And for this, CEO Justin Vaughan was not ready. Meanwhile, the world knows where Ben Stokes has reached now.

It always seemed that Stokes had the destiny to play for England. Even, Ben Stokes himself has addressed that he had the ambition to play for England. He even now calls himself an Englishman. If we give a quick look at the career of Ben Stokes then we will find that he moved on to England when he was 12. Read Mobile Bet365 reviews here and learn more about how online betting works. So what are you waiting for? Download the app now!

He came to England along with his father, Gerard Stokes. There he got a professional league coaching contract in Cumbria. After that Ben Stokes joined Durham academy. And his progressive swifts get him a place on the senior team. Currently, he is the test captain of the English test team.

Share this post!