The Lions batsman has discovered his punishment after pouring a drink over his teammates head in a bar. Duckett will stay with the group in Australia however has been suspended from play
BEN DUCKETT has been suspended from enjoying the remainder of the present Australian coaching camp following a bar incident.
The batsman may also be fined the utmost allowable quantity for an England Lions participant and has obtained his ultimate written warning.
His sanctions had been confirmed in an official assertion from the England Cricket Board who handed down his punishment after a disciplinary listening to.
Duckett will stay with the remainder of the squad in Australia and can return to England on the finish of the camp on December 17.
The 23-year-old poured a pint over the pinnacle of quick bowler Jimmy Anderson in a Perth bar earlier this week.
England coach Trevor Bayliss stated the incident was “pretty trivial” however nonetheless not acceptable.
The booze-fuelled incident happened at the same bar as Jonny Bairstow’s bizarre headbutt on Aussie batman Cameron Bancroft.
Duckett will be used as a scapegoat following Bayliss’s comments saying the behaviour of some of his players was “totally unacceptable” and he was “fed up.”
The England Lions’ decision makers have threatened to axe a gang of hard-core drinkers on the team.