Ben Stokes joins England squad as he touches down in New Zealand after pleading not guilty to affray

BEN STOKES has arrived in New Zealand after his not guilty plea and is about to finish his England exile.

The all-rounder joined up together with his worldwide group-mates in Auckland forward of a 5-match ODI collection and two Check matches.

 Ben Stokes shook hands with England staff members after touching down in Auckland

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Ben Stokes shook arms with England employees members after touching down in Auckland

The 26-yr-previous is accused of preventing outdoors a Bristol nightclub in September and the primary listening to of Stokes' trial is scheduled for March 12, though the Durham man is not anticipated to attend.

Stokes wore a black T-shirt and sun shades as he shook off any flight weariness and wheeled his baggage out of Auckland Worldwide Airport.

He shook palms with employees from the England set-up together with physio Craig de Weymarn and was then taken to the staff lodge.

There he was seen wheeling his baggage on a baggage trolley earlier than heading to his lodge room.

 Stokes covers up any sleep deprived eyes with sunglasses after landing in Auckland

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Stokes covers up any sleep disadvantaged eyes with sun shades after touchdown in Auckland
 Stokes sports a leather suitcase as he pushes his trolley out of the terminal

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Stokes sports a leather-based suitcase as he pushes his trolley out of the terminal
 England staff members including physio Craig de Weymarn, left, greet Stokes after landing in Auckland

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England employees members together with physio Craig de Weymarn, left, greet Stokes after touchdown in Auckland
 Stokes has a fairly hefty set of equipment with him as he wheels his equipment out of the airport terminal

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Stokes has a reasonably hefty set of kit with him as he wheels his gear out of the airport terminal
 Stokes is later seen in the hotel wheeling his bags towards his room

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Stokes is later seen in the lodge wheeling his luggage in the direction of his room

Stokes was whisked straight from his courtroom look in Bristol on Wednesday after which boarded a flight straight for New Zealand, losing no time getting half means around the globe to meet together with his staff-mates.

He may also play no half in England's T20 tri collection with Australia and New Zealand.

England face the hosts in Hamilton on Sunday when they are going to be enjoying for a spot in the ultimate on Wednesday.

He might be concerned in their 5 one-day internationals and two Checks beginning February 25 and ending April three.

 

BEN STOKES has arrived in New Zealand after his not guilty plea and is about to finish his England exile.

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