Ben Stokes has withdrawn from the IPL 2022 season.

Ben Stokes has withdrawn from the IPL 2022 season, citing a return to form for England in Test matches.

With his country’s Test team in turmoil, England all-rounder Ben Stokes has opted out of the IPL 2022. And wants to assist them regain their dismal form.

In the recently finished Ashes, the Joe Root-led side was humiliated 0-4 by hosts Australia, and they are currently suffering at the bottom of the World Test Championship 2021-23 table with six losses in ten games. Their bad run began in the home match against India, where they trailed 1-2 in the series before Covid-19 called a halt to play.

After the fifth Test, Root informed England that he would not be participating in the IPL 2022. In order to focus on their Test side and get things back on track. Stokes has been following his captain. There have been speculations that the all-rounder should take over as England captain, since the former enjoys taking responsibilities.

In the Ashes, the left-handed hitter had several strong performances with the bat. He was unable to translate them into important victories for his team.

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Ben Stokes will concentrate on re-building the England Test team.

Stokes would have made a lot of money if he had joined the IPL 2022 big auction. Instead of being retained by the Royals. There have been suggestions that England’s fondness for limited-overs cricket has contributed to their decline in the longer format. Under Eoin Morgan’s leadership, they won the World Cup in 2019. And recently advanced to the semi-finals of the T20 World Cup 2021.

The Hundred event, which was recently introduced, was a huge success. It will be interesting to see whether they can get their batting in order soon. England’s openers, Haseeb Hameed and Rory Burns. Have struggled to get the team off to a good start at the top. Also Root recently urged that the system in County cricket be restructured to ensure future success.

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