"He has been through a tough 12 months or so, and for him to come out the other side is credit to him, because he's put in some hard yards. Three years after Carlos Brathwaite had launched him into the Kolkata night four times in as many balls to wrest the ICC World Twenty20 from England’s hands, Stokes did the same to New Zealand with his unbeaten 84 followed by eight of England’s 15 in the Super Over. "So for him to come out of the other side, and be a world champion and be man of the match in that game, is richly deserved. He said: “I spoke to Adil, he said Allah was definitely with us. It was a multicultural team built in the image of the nation. However, the national hero was a villain a year back, […] "He's almost superhuman. Quite diverse backgrounds and cultures and guys grow up in different countries and to actually find humour in the situation we were in at times was pretty cool.”. At the end of the day we want to inspire as someone has to take over from us. Primrose Hill, that’s about it. Also read: England take trophy after World Cup 2019 final tied, Super Over tied. And for Morgan, that diversity was never more evident than under the biggest pressure of a Super Over in the final of a World Cup. “It was a matter of trying to put smiles on the guys’ faces to release a bit of tension and the guys responded brilliantly to that.”. Morgan, meanwhile, was praised by Jofra Archer for remaining cool during Sunday's Super Over - even when Jimmy Neesham smashed him for six to leave New Zealand needing seven from four deliveries. Read Exclusive COVID-19 Coronavirus News updates, at MyNation. The two men who lit up the English cricketing summer with superhuman performances - Ben Stokes and Steve Smith. (AP) And for Morgan, that diversity was never more evident than under the biggest pressure of a Super Over in the final of a World Cup. His (Stokes’) partnership with Jos was extraordinary - everyone back home is hopefully trying to be the next Ben Stokes… He really carried the team and our batting line-up. "He was a calm captain throughout the whole tournament and [even in the final]," Archer said of Morgan. Eoin Morgan branded Ben Stokes "almost superhuman" after the all-rounder propelled England to a maiden World Cup win in a dramatic final at Lord's. "To bat with the lower order the way he did, I thought was incredible. “To come through it was extraordinary, almost a superhuman way to carry the innings. Weir: King McGregor will want to finish Poirier early, England World Cup hero Ben Stokes 'almost superhuman', says Eoin Morgan, We would like your feedback, please fill in our survey. He added: “There’s no Mount Rushmore. And obviously everybody watching at home will hopefully try and be the next Ben Stokes. When it came down to it, and a World Cup was going to be decided by six balls, Morgan’s team did just that. If Archer epitomised that carefree attitude more than anyone, seemingly unfazed by the pressure of the biggest over of his life in his first season of international cricket, it was Stokes who will be the abiding image of this final and this World Cup. Superhuman. Buttler had no hesitation in naming his English and Rajasthan Royals teammate Ben Stokes as the ‘most talented’ cricketer he has played with. Cricket world stunned by ‘superhuman’ Ben Stokes England captain Joe Root said his side was in “the presence of greatness” following all-rounder Ben Stokes’ latest commanding display in the second Test against the West Indies at Old Trafford. “I have said this a number of times about Ben. Have you EVER seen a better catch?Ben Stokes with a grab that has to be seen to be believed! ", Ben Stokes scored an unbeaten 84 before England won the World Cup after a Super Over, Watch the pick of the action as England beat New Zealand in an incredible finale to the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup, Stokes celebrates England's World Cup victory, England bowler Jofra Archer says captain Eoin Morgan remained calm under pressure and never doubted his side as they won the Cricket World Cup, Arteta: Auba has 'personal issue' to address. But Ben has stood up individually, and in the unit for us, a huge number of times since then. He added: “To come through it is extraordinary. The duo playing for Rajasthan Royals in the IPL 2020. England’s Ben Stokes stands on the field after the presentation after winning the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord’s cricket ground in London, Sunday, July 14, 2019. "He puts in a shift every single day, he wants to be the best he can be and [in the final] he was, and that's brilliant to see. He leads the way in training, in any team meetings we have, and he’s an incredible cricketer. Repeat after me, Ben Stokes is superhuman. Buttler referred to Stokes as a ‘superhuman’ who has pulled off ‘freaky stuff’ while playing for England. At the end of the match, Morgan called him a ‘superhuman". “It actually epitomises our team. (Ben) is almost superhuman. Ben on numerous occasions has stood up individually and in a unit for us. "Even after I went for that six [in the Super Over], a lot of other captains would have had their hands on their head or paced up and down with their head down. Jos Buttler has lauded Ben Stokes and called him superhuman of English cricket . Eoin Morgan, especially, was spellbound seeing his fellow players ‘almost superhuman’ effort. I hope it hasn’t changed that much. It’s now time to take stock, learn and come back stronger : Eoin Morgan after KKR’s exit from IPL 2020 “The atmosphere, the emotion that was going through the whole game, he managed to deal with that in an extremely experienced manner. Morgan hails 'superhuman' Stokes Home Chris Woakes also said he was delighted that Stokes played a pivotal role in the World Cup final, after a tumultuous time following an incident outside a Bristol nightclub in 2017 before he went on to be acquitted of affray. Cricket A lot was one the line. The 28-year-old was distraught after his previous ICC final, as Carlos Brathwaite smashed him for four straight sixes to win the 2016 World T20 for West Indies in Kolkata. If he’s not, how would you justify what he just did? Will The Indian Team Win The ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020? London: England were led by a man born in Dublin but this team had so much more than the luck of the Irish. He's the whole package, and he's a top bloke as well so I'm delighted for him.". I enjoy my life. Amazing Ben Stokes stat from @BumbleCricket just now on Sky: he is the only player in cricket history to score more than 250 runs and take more than one wicket in a Test match. Ben Stokes should expect to add at least one more weighty gong to his collection at home in recognition of his 'superhuman' feats on the cricket field this year. Eoin Morgan reflects on Ben Stokes superhuman performance. Ben Stokes is superhuman. Amazing Ben Stokes stat from @BumbleCricket just now on Sky: he is the only player in cricket history to score more than 250 runs and take more than one wicket in a Test match. As the game reached its conclusion at Lord’s on Sunday, Stokes was in tears, again, embracing the support he … The tag was truly well deserved after his efforts in not just the final of the 2019 World Cup, but also in the games leading up to the finale. 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