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Having won the T20I World Cup last year, England came into the tournament as the double white-ball world champions, and were therefore considered among the favourites to go all the way again.
But an opening day defeat by New Zealand quickly dampened those hopes, and although a win over Bangladesh followed, subsequent losses to Afghanistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka and India put England all but out of the tournament.
'I think the problem is that we've been c**p, to be honest with you,' he said.
Ben Stokes offered hi brutally honest verdict of England's failed ODI World Cup defence
England have won just one of their first six games, with