“On current form, it’s hard to argue against it [Stokes being the best ever for England],” Swann told Express Sport.
“That year he had last year, after all of the off-the-field problems that he had before it, to come back and bounce back in the public spotlight in the way that he did…
“He won a World Cup with the back of his bat, and then he’s become a national icon; a national hero.
“He’s a great lad Stokesy as well, so I don’t think you’d find many people that would say anyone was better than him.”
Published at Sun, 09 Aug 2020 12:40:00 +0000