Warner apologises

Australian cricketer David Warner has apologised to Sheffield cricketer Joe Root on camera.

He admits hitting Root in the early hours of Sunday morning at the Walkabout bar in Birmingham.

View all 19 updates ›

Warner to face disciplinary hearing

Australia's David Warner watches from team dressing room after being dropped during the ICC Champions Trophy match at Edgbaston. Credit: EMPICS Sport/EMPICS Sport

Australia batsman David Warner is due before a disciplinary hearing this morning over allegations of an attack on England cricketer Joe Root.

Warner missed yesterday's Champions Trophy match with New Zealand as reports emerged that he attacked Root in Walkabout Bar in Birmingham in the early hours of Sunday.

England and Australia players had been in the bar after England's 48-run win at Edgbaston on Saturday.

More on this story