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Oz batsman axed after 'bar spat'

Australian batsman David Warner has been left out of his side's Champions Trophy clash with New Zealand after an alleged "small physical altercation" with an England opponent in a Walkabout bar in Birmingham.

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Aussie batsman axed for 'altercation' with England player

Australian cricketer David Warner has been left out of his side's next match after allegedly being involved in a "physical altercation with an England player", Australian cricket authorities said.

David Warner was allegedly involved in a "physical altercation" with a rival player Credit: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

The player has been axed from today's Champions Trophy match against New Zealand after the alleged incident in the early hours of Sunday morning, following the match between England and Australia in Birmingham.

The England player involved has not been officially named.

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