ICC World Twenty20: England's Ben Stokes ruled out after fracturing hand in dressing room

In a bizarre incident, Ben Stokes broke his arm while pinching a locker room in anger after losing his wicket in the third T20 tie against the West Indies on Thursday. Chris Woakes has been roped in as replacement.

updated: March 14, 2014 23:51 IST
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London: England all-rounder Ben Stokes will miss the forthcoming World Twenty20 tournament after breaking his hand while punching a locker during Thursday's five-run win over West Indies. (Joe Root to miss ICC World Twenty20 with thumb injury | Ian Bell roped in as Root's replacement)

Stokes suffered the embarrassing injury immediately after he was dismissed during the third Twenty20 international and his setback adds to England's injury woes ahead of the Twenty20 event.

Stokes, 22, admitted the injury was a major disappointment on the eve of his country's departure from Barbados to Bangladesh.

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