Kevin Liverpool has been given a life sentence with a minimum term of 10 years and 8 months for conspiracy to murder and rob Joss Stone.
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The 25-year-old pleaded guilty at Liverpool Magistrates' Court earlier this month to common assault by beating of Rachael Wall.
The ECB said it "would not be fair, reasonable or proportionate" for Stokes to remain unavailable.
Simon only noticed it had gone missing in the new year when he went to change his Rudolph reindeer eye he had been wearing over Christmas.