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Jade Stokes, the father of England all-rounder Ben Stokes, died on Tuesday. He had been battling brain cancer for a long time. Jade was 65 years old. Jade’s old rugby team Working-Ton Town posted a tribute on social media. Famous Bent Middle Finger Celebration of Ben Stokes is also dedicated to his father.
Rugby team Working-ton Town said, ‘We will miss Jade’. We console Deb, Ben and James. Jade still has many friends in West Cumbria. RIP Mara ‘.
Ben Stokes is on South African tour
Ben Stokes is currently on a South African tour with the England team. He played all three T20s for the team against South Africa. In which England white washed Africa. At the same time, he was given rest for the ODI series.
South African tour canceled due to Corona
However, the tour was canceled midway due to Corona having multiple cases in the South Africa team. The England Cricket Board team said that their team would leave from South Africa on Thursday. The ECB also paid tribute to Jade on social media and said that we are with Ben Stokes in this hour of grief.
Jade has been battling brain cancer for a long time.
Jade has been battling brain cancer for a long time. He was undergoing treatment in Christchurch, New Zealand. Ben Stokes had also met him several times. Ben Stokes also spent a month in Christchurch overseeing his father.
In the IPL 2020 too, Stokes gave his father a tribute from Bent Middle Finger Celebration.
Bent Middle Finger Celebration of Ben Stokes Tribute to Father
Ben Stokes’ Famous Bent Middle Finger Celebration is a tribute to Jade. Actually Jade had to remove part of her middle finger to continue playing rugby. Ben Stokes celebrated Bent Middle Finger for the first time against South Africa in 2019.