Three men have appeared in court charged with murdering a man who was attacked in a Liverpool bar.
Anthony Condron, 29, from Huyton, was assaulted in the Maya Bar in Wood Street at about 01:00 GMT on Saturday.
Jamie Addison, 22, of Bridgewater Street, Liverpool, Joseph Booth, 24, of Ashbourne Road, Aigburth, and Paul Byrne, 23, of Ribbledale Road, Mossley Hill, have been charged with murder.
They appeared at Liverpool Crown Court today and were remanded into custody.
The trio, all wearing grey tracksuits, appeared before Judge Alan Conrad, QC. The case was adjourned to 5 March when the men are due to enter their pleas.
Mr Condron, who had been on a night out with his girlfriend and friends, was taken to hospital following the attack but pronounced dead at 02:24, police said.