Indian Express – By: Express Web Desk | Published: January 17, 2018 5:23 Ben Stokes has not played for England since the incident, missing out on the Ashes tour to Australia.

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  • By: Express Web Desk | Published: January 17, 2018 5:23 Ben Stokes has not played for England since the incident, missing out on the Ashes tour to Australia.
  • (Source: Reuters)The England and Wales Cricket Board released a statement stating that all-rounder Ben Stokes is now elligible for selection to the England team.
  • “Following a full Board discussion, in which all considerations were taken into account, the ECB Board has agreed that Ben Stokes should now be considered for England selection,” the ECB said in a statement.
  • ECB statement on Ben Stokes’ England pic.
  • “England Selectors, management and players have been informed and Ben Stokes is expected to join the squad in New Zealand for February’s T20 matches,” the statement read, “ECB confirmed in December that the independent Cricket Discipline Commission [CDC] would stay the internal disciplinary process for both Alex Hales and Ben Stokes until the conclusion of court proceedings relating to the incident.


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