9 News – England cricketer Ben Stokes has been charged with affray following an incident in the city of Bristol last September.

Summary

  • England cricketer Ben Stokes has been charged with affray following an incident in the city of Bristol last September.
  • Twenty-six-year-old Stokes was arrested at Bristol’s Mbargo club on September 25 last year following an incident which left another man suffering injuries.
  • Stokes was named last week in England’s Twenty20 squad for the tri-series against Australia and New Zealand next month but his participation was dependent on whether he was charged.
  • “ECB is aware that Ben Stokes has been charged with affray in relation to an incident in Bristol in September,” an ECB spokesperson said.
  • “The Board will now convene within 48 hours to decide on Ben Stokes’ availability to represent England at this stage.


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