England’s Ben Duckett dropped from Ashes tour game after Perth bar incident

• Some senior players are said to have been out on night in question
• Batsman was due to play for England XI against Cricket Australia side

Ben Duckett, the Northamptonshire batsman, was stood down from England’s two-day tour match in Perth this weekend and is now facing an internal disciplinary hearing following the latest late-night drinking incident to mar their current Ashes tour.

The 23-year-old, who is part of the Lions training camp in Australia, was due to make up the England XI for their game against a Cricket Australia side while senior members of Joe Root’s side are taking a break between the second and third Test matches. But now Duckett faces a punishment from the England and Wales Cricket Board after becoming the latest player caught up in off-field disorder.

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