Cricket: O'Brien hit with ban
CRICKET: Ireland wicketkeeper Niall O'Brien has been suspended from county side Northants for an undisclosed disciplinary breach.
The 28-year-old was stripped of the vice-captaincy and has been banned from playing. He was not selected for his team's recent loss to Derbyshire.
Chief executive Mark Tagg said: "He's been suspended from his vice-captaincy for an internal disciplinary matter which is ongoing."