Explosive Australia opener David Warner has rated the 2016 Indian Premier League title triumph with Sunrisers Hyderabad as among the best recollections of his profession.

“My IPL favorite reminiscence could be once we gained the IPL in 2016. We had an excellent event the entire approach by means of. The perfect factor was we gained lots of shut video games which actually constructed nice momentum and nice perception inside the group.

“It was implausible. That’s one factor that I’ll all the time cherish for the remainder of my life. It was a terrific reminiscence and among the best,” Warner stated in a video message posted by the franchise on its official Twitter deal with.

Warner was the captain when Sunrisers gained their maiden IPL title in 2016, defeating Royal Challengers Bangalore by eight runs on the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium.

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Opting to bat first, Sunrisers scored a difficult 208 for 7, driving on Warner’s fast 69 and fellow Australian Ben Reducing’s 15-ball 35-run cameo. “We got here up towards Bangalore in Bangalore within the finals, we knew how good they had been. We knew how properly Virat Kohli was going, that 12 months he scored 960 odd runs and was the best run-scorer. Chris Gayle, AB de Villiers made a terrific nice group,” Warner stated.

“For us it was about backing ourselves, our abilities. We gained the toss and we elected to bat first. Bangalore had been good at chasing however we felt as a group our greatest attribute was defending. We had a terrific bowling assault led by Bhuvi and I felt that was one of the simplest ways ahead.

“My coronary heart was in my mouth once they had been 1 for 145 or so off 10 overs. They had been actually flying after which we bought a few fast massive wickets and it lifted our spirits,” he recollected.

The 13th version of the IPL has been postponed indefinitely due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


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