Morgan lauds ‘almost superhuman’ Stokes for leading England to World Cup win

Eoin Morgan labelled Ben Stokes as “almost superhuman” after the all-rounder inspired England to World Cup glory in one of the most dramatic denouements to a final in the history of any sport.

Stokes held his nerve under the utmost pressure, his 84 not out ensuring England matched New Zealand’s 241 at a frenzied Lord’s and, despite being clearly fatigued, he returned to bat alongside Jos Buttler for the super over.

The pair put on 15 and, though Jimmy...
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