BAR BRAWL

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

    Birmingham: Describing David Warner as "generous and giving", Australia's standin cricket captain George Bailey downplayed the opener's barroom 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 20yearold, 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 wellwishers "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 28yearold 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 teammates ahead of Saturday's FA Cup tie against Preston North End after his recent runin with the law. On Wednesday the England and Liverpool midfielder attended practice with his club for the first time after...