Australia opener David Warner captained the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) throughout its fourteenth version.
The crew didn’t carry out constantly and will register solely a solitary win of the six matches he led in. Although Warner amassed 193 runs from six video games, he was axed from captaincy and dropped from the enjoying XI as effectively.
New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson was given the cost of the facet within the seventh match earlier than the IPL 2021 was suspended. Williamson, too couldn’t show his mettle as a frontrunner since SRH misplaced that encounter in opposition to Rajasthan Royals (RR) by 55 runs.
Cricket consultants slammed SRH for taking such a hasty determination with out contemplating the place Warner holds in world cricket.
Taking cognizance of the identical, a fan requested Warner whose determination it was to drop the veteran batsman from the SRH enjoying XI.
“Who’s concept was it to drop you,” a fan quizzed Warner.
Warner dropped 4 laughing emojis and evaded the query with humour.
David Warner’s reply (Screengrab: Instagram)
Warner had made a comeback to cricket in 2020 after being banned for a yr by Cricket Australia (CA) for his involvement within the sandpaper gate incident. Williamson was in command of SRH throughout the IPL 2018 and 2019 in his Warner’s absence.
David participated in IPL 2020 and took SRH to the playoffs within the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Beforehand, the Paddington-born had additionally led his facet to their maiden title win throughout the 2016 version of the T20 extravaganza.
On this yr’s IPL, SRH was languishing on the bottom-most place with just one win from seven video games.
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