David Warner, an experienced Australian opener, has gained immense love and popularity in India due to his performances in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and his social media posts with Indian film content. He is adored by Indian crowds both on and off the field, and he is known to engage with fans by taking pictures with them and entertaining the spectators with his on-field performances.
Following Australia’s World Cup win, Warner’s response on social media became a talking point. A user had accused Warner of breaking a billion hearts, to which he replied by apologizing and praising the game and the incredible atmosphere. Warner’s standout performance in the 2023 World Cup included 535 runs in 11 matches, placing him sixth in the list of most runs scored. Australia’s exceptional fielding and sharp bowling aided their dominance on the field, particularly during the knockout stages.
Warner’s prowess as a fielder earned him the second spot in the ICC Fielding Impact Ratings, with 82.55 points to his name. He took eight catches and saved 23 runs on the field. Despite his impressive World Cup performance, Warner was rested for the T20I series against India, starting on Thursday.