Mumbai. David Warner is the most successful foreign batsman in IPL history. He was the captain of Sunrisers Hyderabad till last season, but later he was dropped by the team. In the current season, he is playing for Delhi Capitals. Under Warner’s captaincy, Hyderabad has won the T20 league title for the only time in 2016. The 50th match of IPL 2022 is being played between Delhi and Sunrisers Hyderabad. In the match, Hyderabad captain Kane Williamson won the toss and decided to bowl. Till the time of writing the news, Delhi has scored 105 runs for 3 wickets in 11 overs.
David Warner is playing after scoring 53 runs. He completed his fifty off 34 balls. Hit 7 fours and 2 sixes. 400 sixes have also been completed in his T20. He had 398 sixes before this match. However, the start of Delhi was not good. Fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar dismissed Mandeep Singh for zero in the first over. Mitchell Marsh, who landed at number-3, could not play a big innings. He was dismissed by fast bowler Sean Abbott after scoring 10 runs off 7 balls. He hit 2 fours. Pant scored a quick 26 off 16 balls, but he could not play a big innings. Leg spinner Shreyas Gopal got his wicket.
fourth half-century of the season
Australia’s legendary batsman David Warner is playing the 8th match of the current season. This is his fourth fifty. That is, he is scoring more than 50 runs in every other innings. His strike rate is 157, which is excellent in terms of T20. His overall IPL record is also excellent. On Thursday, he scored his 54th half-century. He has also scored 4 centuries. That is, 58 times he has played an innings of more than 50. He has scored more than 5700 runs.
David Warner, 35, performed well in the T20 World Cup last year. Due to this, Australia’s team was successful in winning the World Cup for the first time. Till this match, he has scored 10572 runs in 320 matches of T20 at an average of 38. Has scored 8 centuries and 88 half-centuries. The strike rate is 141. He has scored 2554 runs in 88 T20 Internationals. He has scored one century and 21 half-centuries.
FIRST PUBLISHED : May 05, 2022, 20:29 IST