Ben Stokes returns to England Test cricket side days after being cleared of affray, dividing critics

Ben Stokes returns to England Test cricket side days after being cleared of affray, dividing critics

Posted August 18, 2018 09:17:53 Photo: Ben Stokes will play in his 44th Test match this weekend against India. (Reuters: Jason Cairnduff) Related Story: Ben Stokes cleared after jury found the cricketer not guilty Related Story: Ben Stokes charged over nightclub brawl Ben Stokes will start the third Test for …

England cricket star Ben Stokes found not guilty of affray

England cricket star Ben Stokes found not guilty of affray

Posted August 14, 2018 22:48:33 Photo: England’s Ben Stokes found not guilty of affray after alcohol-fuelled brawl outside a nightclub. (AP: Kirsty Wigglesworth) England cricket star Ben Stokes has been found not guilty of affray after an alcohol-fuelled brawl outside a nightclub last year. Stokes, 27, denied the charge after …

Ben Stokes says he was defending gay men in street fight which ended in affray charge

Ben Stokes says he was defending gay men in street fight which ended in affray charge

Posted August 10, 2018 14:13:00 England all-rounder Ben Stokes has told a court he was acting in self-defence when he allegedly assaulted a man outside a Bristol nightclub last year. Key points: Ben Stokes said he was defending his friends, claiming man he punched was harassing them for “being gay” …