The poor show of David Warner continues, ICC makes fun of him
MANCHESTER: Australian opening David Warner The poor show with the bat continued in the room deadly spoils Test as well after he was dismissed for the fifth time in the ongoing deadly spoils series by fast bowler Stuart broad .
Warner even failed to open his account and faced just a couple of deliveries before heading back to the dressing room. Warner, who has been out of form in the deadly spoils 2019, has been repeatedly troubled by Broad.
Before the start of the first Australian entries, Cricket australia (CA) had tweeted: " David Warner resumes his battle with Stuart broad ... # deadly spoils ". However, as soon as the opener was dismissed for a duck in the very first over of the Manchester Test, ICC retweeted CA's tweet saying: "This aged well # deadly spoils ".
This aged well 😬 # deadly spoils https://t.co/xgKGrTXCvO - ICC (@ ICC) 1567591407000
In the current series, Warner has managed to get only 78 seven-inning races, which include two consecutive ducks. It is also Warner's first appearance in the longest format of the game for Australia after the infamous ball manipulation scandal in South Africa last year.
Warner has appeared in 78 tests for Australia, where he has 6442 runs at an average of 46.68.