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Stokes and Hales fined but free to play for England

December 07, 2018 23:31 IST

Ben Stokes

IMAGE: Ben Stokes. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Cricketers Ben Stokes and Alex Hales were fined on Friday for their involvement in a nightclub altercation but were cleared to play for England after match bans were either suspended or declared served.

 

All-rounder Stokes and batsman Hales had appeared before a disciplinary hearing after the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) charged the pair with bringing the game into disrepute following the September 2017 incident in Bristol.

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