BBC.com – Wicketkeeper Tim Paine says Australia will be reminding England of the Ben Duckett controversy during this week’s third Ashes Test in Perth.

Summary

  • Wicketkeeper Tim Paine says Australia will be reminding England of the Ben Duckett controversy during this week’s third Ashes Test in Perth.
  • Duckett, 23, was suspended from playing on the England Lions tour and given a fine and a final warning after pouring a drink over James Anderson in a bar.
  • At 2-0 up in the series, Australia will regain the Ashes if they win at the Waca, a ground where England have not tasted victory since 1978.
  • Duckett, who has played four Tests, has been suspended from the Lions’ three remaining tour matches, fined around £1,500 and given a final warning in respect to his conduct as an England player.
  • England were placed under a curfew after Jonny Bairstow was accused of ‘headbutting’ Australia’s Cameron Bancroft in a Perth bar at the beginning of the tour.


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