Opening batsman David Warner is not in Sunrisers Hyderabad’s scheme of issues. They made a surprising name through the preliminary section of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 by sacking and dropping their skipper. Warner was out-of-form and, due to this fact, benched after scoring simply 193 runs in 6 matches.
The southpaw was additionally anticipated to remain on the bench within the UAE leg however returned to the enjoying XI in Jonny Bairstow’s absence. Nonetheless, his keep didn’t final lengthy, and he was once more dropped after managing two runs in as many matches.
After being dropped, Warner had revealed that he might not play for SRH after IPL 2021. After staying within the staff lodge throughout SRH’s conflict towards Rajasthan Royals (RR), Warner returned to the stadium throughout Orange Military’s final fixture and was noticed cheering for Kane Williamson & Co. with a flag in his hand.
David Warner supporting SRH with their flag from stadium.
— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) October 3, 2021
Whereas Warner’s type is definitely a cause behind his axing, former Australia all-rounder Lisa Sthalekar has criticized SRH for his or her behaviour in direction of Warner.
“It’s really very heartbreaking whenever you consider the truth that David Warner has produced a lot for that franchise. He has led them to so many finals, clearly, title victory in 2016. I don’t know what’s happening behind, but it surely needs to be large for them to be treating him like this.
She added: “It doesn’t sit nicely with me no matter what he has carried out. I hate it, to be sincere, I hate it.”
Warner has been synonymous with Sunrisers. He was the second-highest run-scorer for them of their title-winning effort with 848 runs at a strike price of 151.42. The Aussie had a great IPL season in 2017 as nicely and returned strongly in 2019, scoring 692 runs in 12 matches. As captain within the 2020 IPL version, he took SRH to quantity 3 on the factors desk.