Stokes described how the pair "scuffled" before the other man "grabbed me and pulled me".
Stokes "started to take the mick out of them", mimicking their actions and "high-pitched" voices, he told the court.
"As I was on my own, when I separated two of them more people carried on behind me".
Leaked document: Putin lobbied Trump on arms control
Paul received the letter before leaving Washington and then hand-delivered it to the Russian government, the source said. A Kremlin spokesman confirmed that the letter was delivered and was making its way to Putin.
Footage from her body camera, played to the jury, showed she said to Stokes: "A guy over there was covered in blood and I've been told you punched him".
Ali suffered a fracture to the medial orbital wall on the left side of his face.
Hale, who cycled to hospital, was found to have bruising and a 1.5in cut to his forehead.
Stokes' police interview at the time lasted 21 minutes, and involved two handwritten statements.
PC Stacey Alway, who arrested Stokes, told the court: "From the moment I approached him (Stokes) he calmed down and was compliant". "He said it was because it had been injured, not because of what happened but because he had three operations on it?" I replied, "Thank you very much". He's my best friend.
"I grappled with the second guy, in the course of that I can recall hitting him a few times".
Stokes maintains he was acting in self-defence with one of the investigating police officers confirming both Hale and Ali were holding bottles.
Stokes - who starred on Saturday as England beat India in the first Test at Edgbaston - Ali and Hale each deny a charge of affray.
A red alert has been sounded ahead of the impending release of water from the Idukki Reservoir, the largest arch dam in Asia. The shutters of the Kuttiyadi dam in Kozhikode district has been opened considering the increase in water level.
The ingredients appear to be in place for another Mourinho meltdown should United get off to a bad start and he believes even the scheduling of his side's opening fixture has made his task even harder.
A Russian government statement said the two discussed economic and trade ties, including the success of several joint projects. TURKS have been hitting bureau de changes, after being ordered to sell their gold and dollars to support the crumbling Lira .
Numerous stars, though, were peeled off during the day, with some saying that they feared vandalism if the fake stars stayed. President Donald Trump's often-vandalized Hollywood Walk of Fame star sprouted 50 some-odd duplicates this week.
Hugo Martin, the game's creative director, promised double the enemies in the game as there were in the 2016 predecessor. The Nintendo Switch version will be handled by Panic Button , who previously ported Doom (2016) to the console.
Another thing the larger size allows is a larger battery: 4000mAh on the Note 9 compared to 3500mAh on the S9+. The new phone will get some automatic photo editing and a stylus that can serve as a remote control.
Nikola Vlasic is another who could depart with CSKA Moscow interested in a loan deal for the out-of-favour Croatia winger. Bernard , also 25, has signed a four-year deal with the Merseyside club after his contract at Shakhtar ran out in June.
The proposed legislation would have allowed abortions during the first 14 weeks of pregnancy for women and girls as young as 13. Last June, Pope Francis-who is Argentinian-compared the practice of abortion to Nazi eugenics and ethnic cleansing.
Erdogan has been putting pressure on the central bank to not raise interest rates in order to keep fueling economic growth. Turkish officials held talks in Washington this week but there was no breakthrough.
1,600 people evacuated due to flash flooding in France
Several parts of central and southeast France are on flood alert after a blazing heatwave ended abruptly in storms on Thursday. About 750 people, mostly from campsites, were evacuated in the Gard region alone, local authorities announced last night.