Bar Brawl

  • Bailey calls Warner's bar room brawl minor incident June 13, 2013

    Birmingham: Describing David Warner as "generous and giving", Australia's stand-in cricket captain George Bailey downplayed the opener's bar-room brawl with England batsman Joe Root, calling it a "minor" incident but "disappointing" nonetheless. After the ICC Champions Trophy Australia versus New Zealand group A match here was abandoned due to rain, the...
  • Guilty plea in Jesse Ryder assault case May 7, 2013

    Wellington: A New Zealand man has pleaded guilty to assaulting cricketer Jesse Ryder during an altercation outside a bar in the South Island city of Christchurch last month, reports said Tuesday. The 20-year-old, whose name was suppressed, was convicted after pleading guilty to one charge of assault and will reappear in...
  • Recovering Ryder disappointed to miss IPL 6 April 1, 2013

    Wellington: New Zealand cricketer Jesse Ryder is disappointed at missing this season's Indian Premier League as he continues his recovery from an assault that left him with a fractured skull and punctured lung. Ryder has been able to walk around his hospital room, just four days after an attack that caused...
  • Recovering Jesse Ryder tells supporters 'I am okay' March 31, 2013

    Wellington: New Zealand cricketer Jesse Ryder has told well-wishers "I'm okay" three days after suffering severe head injuries in a fight outside a Christchurch bar. Ryder was moved on Sunday from the intensive care ward of Christchurch Hospital to a regular ward as he recovers from a fractured skull and punctured...
  • New Zealand batsman Ryder in a coma after bar brawl March 28, 2013

    The attack in Christchurch came just days before Jesse Ryder was to participate in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League. ...
  • New Zealand cricketer Jesse Ryder in a coma after bar brawl March 28, 2013

    Wellington: Troubled New Zealand cricketer Jesse Ryder was in a critical condition in hospital after an "extremely vicious" attack as he left a bar in Christchurch, police said. The 28-year-old was in an induced coma with a fractured skull and serious internal injuries, and his family were at his bedside. The...
  • Liverpool's Gerrard charged over bar assault January 2, 2009

    London: It was business as usual when Steven Gerrard returned to training with his Liverpool team-mates ahead of Saturday's FA Cup tie against Preston North End after his recent run-in with the law. On Wednesday the England and Liverpool midfielder attended practice with his club for the first time after...