SRH captain David Warner picks India-Australia IPL XI; makes ‘controversial’ selection
First Published 6, May 2020, 4:35 PM
Bengaluru: Australia’s opening batsman David Warner, who is the captain of Indian Premier League (IPL) side Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) picked a combined India-Australia XI from the players who have featured in the cash-rich Twenty20 league. Warner chose the players while in conversation with Cricbuzz website. This year's IPL has been suspended indefinitely due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The left-hander said he was making a “controversial” choice as well. Find out here who he referred to. Here is David Warner’s India-Australia IPL XI.
1. David Warner
2. Rohit Sharma
3. Virat Kohli
4. Suresh Raina
5. Hardik Pandya
6. Glenn Maxwell
7. MS Dhoni (wicketkeeper)
8. Mitchell Starc
9. Jasprit Bumrah
10. Ashish Nehra. Warner said, "I think this might be a bit controversial...he (Nehra) is a quality bowler...I am going to give him some love"
11. Yuzvendra Chahal
11. Kuldeep Yadav. Warner made two choices for the 11th slot when it came to pick the specialist spinner in the side. The Australian also spoke highly about Amit Mishra, who he termed as "unplayable" in Delhi