David Warner is one of the most explosive and reliable openers in the history of the Indian Premier League. Quality left-hand Australian batsman possesses the capability to smash big innings in all formats of cricket. Warner has a very rich record in the IPL while playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad. Warner possesses the special talent of batting right hand as well. Below are his top 5 memorable innings in IPL.
1. Warner 126 vs Kolkata Knight Riders, 2017
Warner has earned his tag as one of the most aggressive openers in cricket. Warner played the super explosive inning of his IPL career against KKR in 2017. He amassed a whopping 126 off mere 59 balls. His 126 off just 59 balls, which included 10 fours and 8 sixes, greatly contributed to Sunrisers Hyderabad’s mammoth score of 209/3. This stands as his best inning in IPL to date.
2. Warner 109 vs Royal Challengers Banglore, 2016
Warner made his hundred-inning-debut in 2016 against RCB. Warner smashed his first hundred while opening for Sunrisers Hyderabad. Warner smashed 109 in just 52 balls with the help of 11 fours and 5 sixes, giving Sunrisers Hyderabad a total of 208/7. His ton helped his team secure an important victory.
3. Warner 93 vs Gujarat Lions, 2017
Warner has proved his metal with his explosive batting in the Indian Premier League. He scored an astounding 93 off just 58 balls against GL in 2017. His innings of 93 included 11 fours and 3 sixes. His performance aided Sunrisers Hyderabad in amassing a respectable 209/3 total. Gujarat Lions put forth a heroic effort, but ultimately they were outscored by 9 runs.
4. Warner 90 vs Kolkata Knight Riders, 2016
Left-hand star opener for Sunrisers Hyderabad had scored a brilliant 90 against Kolkata Knight Riders in 2016 off just 59 balls, including 7 fours and 6 sixes. His performance aided Sunrisers Hyderabad in accumulating a score of 162/8. Warner continued impressing fans with his batting from then on.
5. Warner 85 vs Kings XI Punjab
Continuing his best-ever form in the 11th edition of the Indian Premier League, Warner smashed super 85 runs off 53 deliveries against Kings XI Punjab in 2017. His inning of 85 runs included 8 fours and 3 sixes. His performance aided Sunrisers Hyderabad in amassing a 207/3 total, taking his team to win.