Troubled Alex Hales takes a break from Nottinghamshire


Alex Hales is away from county cricket but still in the World Cup of England

Troubled Alex Hales is taking a break from Nottinghamshire but is likely to remain part of the plans for the English World Cup

[HH] will not want to stay on the periphery of the 15-man squadron World Cup ]

The players of England meet in Cardiff on Saturday before a three-day camp for the tournament, which starts on 30 May.

Hales, who already has third choice behind Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow, does not want to stay on the periphery of the 15-man World Cup squadron.

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Alex Hales has taken a break from county cricket commitments with Nottinghamshire

Only those close to him know

It has been a turbulent 18 months has been for Hales, who recently expressed his regret at lying to the police in Bristol in September 2017 on the night that Ben Stokes was arrested after a late night fight.

With Stokes already in the back of a police car, Hales told to officers that he had just appeared on the scene. Subsequent images showed that I had been present during the fight.

The batsman was involved in an incident in Bristol in 2017 with teammate Ben Stokes (right) Batsman was involved in an incident in Bristol in 2017 with teammate Ben Stokes (right) "

The batsman was involved in an incident in Bristol in 2017 with teammate Ben Stokes (right)