Australia and Pakistan engaged in a warmup game of the ICC World Cup 2023. The game went down the wire but it was Men in Yellow, who emerged victorious. They won the match by the margin of 14 runs and now would be heading into the World Cup with Hyderabad
ICC World Cup 2023: Watch: David Warner pulls out ‘Pushpa’ steps during warmup game against Pakistan in Hyderabad
David Warner returned to his second home Hyderabad, where he spent most of his career playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL. The southpaw has a huge fan following in India city and his love for them too has been quite evident.
Although not much crowd was there for the warmup game between Australia and Pakistan, still David Warner managed to hog the headlines. The southpaw entered the spectators with his gestures during the game in Hyderabad.
As the Pushpa Song played in the stadium, David Warner did the trademark step. He also danced on the tunes and as he did fans in the stands went beserk. They cheered for him loudly. Here’s the video:
Warner + Pushpa + Hyderabad.
– It's total entertainment….!!!!pic.twitter.com/OtFKhhLt7mAdvertisement
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) October 3, 2023
David Warner also did the Pushpa trademark celebration when he took the catch of Pakistan batter Abdhulla Shafique. The southpaw was in a joyous mood all throughout.
With the bat too, David Warner had a great start as he smashed quick-fire 48 runs. He batted staggeringly well and took his team to a great start in the warmup game.
Australia squad for ICC World Cup 2023
Australia will be one of the favourites heading into the ICC World Cup 2023. The kind of team they have, it’s fair to say that whosever beats them will have a great chance to win the tournament. They will open their campaign against India on 8th October in Chennai.
Here’s Australia squad for the ICC World Cup 2023:
Australia squad: Pat Cummins (c), Steve Smith, Alex Carey, Josh Inglis, Sean Abbott, Cameron Green, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Marnus Labuschagne, Mitch Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, David Warner, Adam Zampa, Mitchell Starc.