Swann arrested on suspicion of drink-driving

Nottinghamshire have confirmed that England offspinner Graeme Swann was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving in the early hours of Friday morning.

The Daily Mirror reported the story, saying Swann had been stopped near his home in the West Bridgford area of Nottingham and his club said they would be making no further comment.

A spokeswoman for Nottinghamshire police said: "A 31-year-old man was arrested on Byron Road, West Bridgford, at 3.23 am on Friday, April 2 on suspicion of drink-driving."

Swann, who was named Man of the Series against both South Africa and Bangladesh during England's winter tours, told the Daily Mirror he had no comment to make. Swann is due to head to the World Twenty20 at the end of April.