BBC Sport - Ben Stokes: Alastair Cook praises 'unbelievable' England all-rounder
Cook praises 'unbelievable' Stokes
- From the section Cricket
Captain Alastair Cook heaps praise on the "unbelievable batting" of Ben Stokes, who helped England to a superb 124-run victory in the first Test against New Zealand at Lord's.
Stokes' first-innings 92 - having come in with England 30-4 - was followed by 101 in the second innings off only 85 balls, the fastest Test century at Lord's.
The Durham all-rounder, named as man of the match, then took three New Zealand wickets to help England secure a famous win.