In pain ... David Warner at practice today. Photo: AAP
In pain ... David Warner at practice today. Photo: AAP

Ashes scare: Warner suffers training injury

DAVID Warner has failed to train today after twinging his neck at the Gabba.

Australia are confident the injury isn't serious, but Warner lasted only two balls in the nets before he exited for further treatment.

Warner twinged his neck during a fielding drill where he was running back taking an overhead catch.

David Warner receinging treatment from the medical staff.
David Warner receinging treatment from the medical staff.

 

David Warner lasted only two balls in the nets.
David Warner lasted only two balls in the nets.

 

Looking up at the sky is how Warner appeared to do the damage and immediately clutched for his neck.

The Australian vice-captain retreated immediately to the sheds for treatment from physio David Beakley.

Warner later padded up and entered the nets to face throwdowns, but two deliveries in he decided he would not continue.

A further update on Warner's condition is expected shortly.


FULL LIST: South Burnett roads to be affected by upgrades

premium_icon FULL LIST: South Burnett roads to be affected by upgrades

Work scheduled to start this week after being delayed by weather.

Girl’s heartbreaking letter to Santa

premium_icon Girl’s heartbreaking letter to Santa

’I don’t want a lot for Christmas this year. But there’s some things I really wish...

A WOMAN OF FIRSTS: Vale Daphne Wilschefski

premium_icon A WOMAN OF FIRSTS: Vale Daphne Wilschefski

We say goodbye to a woman dedicated to breaking down gender barriers in her region.