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Ben Stokes to fly to New Zealand tomorrow and join up with England team after affray court date set

Stokes pled not guilty to affray after ‘brawl’ in Bristol and has been welcomed back to the fold with the national cricket team

ENGLAND cricketer Ben Stokes will fly to New Zealand tomorrow to resume his international career after pleading not guilty to affray.

Summary

  • BEN RETURNS Ben Stokes to fly to New Zealand tomorrow and join up with England team after affray court date set Stokes pled not guilty to affray after ‘brawl’ in Bristol and has been welcomed back to the fold with the national cricket team ENGLAND cricketer Ben Stokes will fly to New Zealand tomorrow to resume his international career after pleading not guilty to affray.
  • The 26-year-old all-rounder missed the Ashes against Australia last year after being suspended from playing for his Stokes left Bristol Magistrates Court after the date of his trial was set for next month And he pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to an alleged brawl after a match in September.
  • The plea at Bristol Magistrates’ Court enabled the England and Wales Cricket Board to announce that Stokes would travel to New Zealand on Wednesday to join the touring squad.
  • Ex-Celtic starlet Tony Watt quits OH Leuven and heads back to Getty Images – leaves court after pleading not guilty to Press Ben Stokes played for Canterbury during December after he was denied the chance to play for England in the Ashes Stokes is accused of affray and using or threatening unlawful violence toward another.
  • Getty Images – is the best English all-rounder but he has been on exile from the national team since the incident The ECB said: “Having entered his plea at Bristol Magistrates Court today, Ben Stokes will now travel to New Zealand to join the England squad.


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