Sunrisers Hyderabad is all set to kick off their 2020 Indian Premier League campaign today evening against Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Dubai International Stadium. Meanwhile, SRH skipper David Warner receives a touching message from his family, all the way from Australia!
David Warner’s kids wish him a century ahead of RCB face-off
The official Twitter handle of SRH shared a clip on Monday evening, where David Warner was seen watching a clip on his phone. In the clip, Warner’s wife Candice was present along with their three little girls- Ivy Mae, Indi Rae and Isla Rose, all donning the franchise jersey.
“Hi, Dad. Good luck. I love you. Good luck in trying to score a 100,” the kids wished their dad in the video.
Candice also followed up with a heartwarming message: “Hi darling, all the best for the game tonight. We are all thinking of you and the team. We hope it is a very successful one tonight and you start the season off with a bang… We miss you lots!”
“We are very very proud. We love you and hope you do really well,” Mrs Warner added.
The family ended the clip with a cheerful “Go Sunrisers!”
Warner, who was getting his pre-match massage therapy, couldn’t hold his joy after watching his family’s message. “That’s brilliant! Thank you very much. That’s awesome” the Aussie batsman reacted with a smile.
Check out the clip below-
— SunRisers Hyderabad (@SunRisers) September 21, 2020
During the COVID-19 lockdown, Warner’s family gained fame on social media as they were seen together in several TikTok videos, creating funny clips or performing to a number of iconic Bollywood songs.
SRH, the 2016 champions finished 4th last year. They are facing Bangalore for the 16th time today, after having won 8 times against them across all IPLs.