Ben Stokes receives OBE from Duke of Cambridge at Buckingham Palace
England and Durham cricketer Ben Stokes was recognised for his World Cup heroics when he was honoured at a Buckingham Palace ceremony.
By Press Association
Published 25th Feb 2020, 13:44 BST- 1 min read
Updated 25th Feb 2020, 17:30 BST
After last summer's triumph, Stokes was made an OBE for his services to cricket in the New Year Honours list and was presented with his honour by the Duke of Cambridge on Tuesday.
All-rounder Stokes was also crowned BBC Sports Personality of the Year after England beat New Zealand to win the men's World Cup for the first time.