IPL 2021: SRH’s batting mainstay David Warner sweats it out in gym ahead of second leg of tournament in UAE; Watch video: Former Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) captain, David Warner has kicked off his preparations for the second phase of IPL 2021 which will start from September 19 in UAE. In his recent post, Warner was seen undertaking a light warm-up session in the gym ahead of the second leg of the tournament that will be played in Sharjah, Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Warner confirmed his participation in the cash-rich league on August 10 via an Instagram post.
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His Instagram post captioned, “Back to the grind #cricket #ipl #wc2021 #core #bringiton #beard”
Warner had one of the poorest times as the SRH skipper in the first phase of IPL 2021. The orange brigade removed David Warner as the team captain and appointed Kane Williamson as the skipper for the side. The decision came from the SRH team’s management in a press release.
David Warner excited for the resumption of IPL 2021
The 34-year old batsman seems excited for the UAE-based leg of the 14th edition of the IPL. Warner posted an Instagram story where he posed with SRH players Shreevats Goswami and Vijay Shankar. He wrote a little caption- “See you soon.”
David Warner’s performance in first Phase
The left-handed batsman showcased fine performance with the willow in the first leg of the tournament before it was abruptly called off following the Covid outbreak. In the six innings he played for the side, he aggregated 193 runs and returned with a fine average of 32.16. Though he failed miserably in leading his side, Warner had a fine show with the bat.
SRH fixtures for IPL 2021 second phase
|Match No.||Day||Date||Time (IST)||Match||Venue|
|33||Wednesday||22-Sep-21||07:30 PM||DC vs SRH||Dubai|
|37||Saturday||25-Sep-21||07:30 PM||SRH vs PBKS||Sharjah|
|40||Monday||27-Sep-21||07:30 PM||SRH vs RR||Dubai|
|44||Thursday||30-Sep-21||07:30 PM||SRH vs CSK||Sharjah|
|49||Sunday||03-Oct-21||07:30 PM||KKR vs SRH||Dubai|
|52||Wednesday||06-Oct-21||07:30 PM||RCB vs SRH||Abu Dhabi|
|55||Friday||08-Oct-21||03:30 PM||SRH vs MI||Abu Dhabi|
The first phase of the tournament didn’t go well for SRH. In the seven matches they played, the team managed to win just one match. With just two points under their belt, they were at the rock bottom of the points table before the tournament was called off in May.
IPL 2021: SRH’s batting mainstay David Warner sweats it out in gym ahead of second leg of tournament in UAE; Watch video
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