Australia and England are presently locking horns in a three-match T20I collection in Australia, forward of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022, which kicks off later this month. During the 2nd T20I on the Manuka Oval in Canberra, Australian cricketer David Warner suffered a horrific harm scare after smashing his head on the bottom whereas making an attempt a catch. Warner was taken off the sphere after the incident and later handed the concussion and health exams.
The incident befell within the second ball of the fifteenth over, which was being bowled by Aussie pacer Mitchell Starc, with Moeen Ali on strike. While Starc delivered a fullish-length ball, Ali lofted it in the direction of the deep level, the place Warner was fielding. Attempting the catch whereas operating in the direction of his again, Warner misplaced his stability and went down arduous on his head.
He was visibly in ache due to the affect and was taken off the sphere after physios got here into deal with him. “David Warner is off the bottom and being checked out after touchdown closely making an attempt this catch,” the official Twitter deal with of Cricket Australia tweeted after Warner’s harm. Cricket Australia later supplied an replace concerning the harm scare and stated, “Warner has handed the concussion and health exams and can return to the motion shortly”.
Watch; David Warner suffers harm scare after horrific on-field incident
What else occurred throughout Australia vs England 2nd T20I
Meanwhile, because the play resumed after Warner was take off discipline, England went on to attain 178/7 after 20 overs within the first innings. While Moeen Ali hit 44 runs off 27 balls, Dawid Malan emerged as the best run scorer for England with a knock of 82 runs in 49 balls. Marcus Stoinis returned with the perfect figures of three/34 for the Aussie aspect, whereas Adam Zampa registered 2/26 off 3 overs.
In the second innings of the match, Australia managed to attain solely 170 runs after dropping six wickets in 20 overs and ended up on the dropping aspect. Mitchell Marsh scored 45 off 29 for the house aspect, whereas Tim David additionally contributed with 40 runs in 23 balls. Warner might rating solely 4 runs throughout his trip within the center.