David Warner and Virat Kohli
David Warner and Virat Kohli: BCCI

Team India captain Virat Kohli is very aggressive on the field and that is why players of opposition teams avoid sledging against him. Now Australian opener David Warner also said that Virat Kohli is not a player to be teased and there is no point in teasing the bear.

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Warner did not play in the last home series against India in 2018-19 due to a ban. Now the 4-match Test series between India and Australia is expected to be an exciting series. Because this time David Warner and Steve Smith will be part of the Australia squad.

Warner as quoted by India Today does not want to provoke Indian captain Virat Kohli during this test series. Warner, who has played 84 Tests, 123 ODIs and 79 T20 Internationals so far in his career, told India Today,

Virat Kohli is not a person to be poked and no point poking the bear,”

The 33-year-old said on the upcoming series,

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“It would be very surreal playing against India without the crowd. I want to be selected and be part of that series. Last time we were not bad but we were beaten by a good team and their bowling was relentless.”

“Now, India has got the best batting line up and our bowlers will like to target and the Indian crowd will be eager to see that,” Warner added.

David Warner on IPL 2020

On IPL 2020, David Warner said that Australian players will play if T20 World Cup and Asia Cup get postponed.

“Look, most definitely all the players who have been selected and picked in the auction will put their hand up if we are permitted. One we have to get government clearance as well to travel.

“If Cricket Australia allows us to go over there and participate. I am sure the guys will definitely be on board with that to be back up and running and playing cricket again,” Warner added.


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