The said incident happened in September which allegedly left a 27-year-old injured - a fractured eye socket.
England allrounder Ben Stokes is set to miss this summer's second Test match against India after pleading not guilty to affray in the ongoing case related to a Bristol nightclub scuffle in September, which means that the matter will be tried by a jury.
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The alleged incident took place outside Mbargo nightclub in the Clifton Triangle area of Bristol, where England had earlier played a one-day worldwide against West Indies.
Stokes was present in court to issue his not-guilty plea and confirm his identity as his trial preparation hearing got underway in Bristol. The second Test against India starts on August 9. This is because his trial date for affray is set for August 6 at Bristol Crown Court.
As a result of the charge, Mr Stokes missed the Ashes series, which hosts Australia won 4-0, although he was allowed to play some domestic matches in New Zealand.