AUS vs IND: David Warner Warner mentioned that he deliberate to extend the depth of his rehab work.© AFP
Star Australian batsman David Warner Thursday mentioned he was aiming to play the Boxing Day Take a look at in opposition to India in Melbourne, calling his injury-enforced absence from the opening conflict in Adelaide “devastating”. Warner limped out of Australia’s second one-day worldwide in opposition to the vacationers final month in agony after straining his groin. “I’m (hopeful), that is one which I by no means wish to miss out on,” Warner advised Australian sports activities radio community SEN in regards to the Melbourne Take a look at.
“(Adelaide’s) my first missed Take a look at via harm so I am clearly very dissatisfied with that.
“With the large collection that it’s, it is devastating to overlook a Take a look at however I do know that the fellows who’re strolling on the market are going to place their finest foot ahead.”
With solely 9 days till the Melbourne Take a look at, Warner mentioned that he deliberate to extend the depth of his rehab work.
“Hopefully I can stand up and about and begin operating at the next tempo,” he mentioned.
“I managed to stand up to 14 kilometres an hour (8.7mph) so I’ve set to work in direction of a max of 26 to 30 kilometres an hour by subsequent week.
“If I can run between wickets and transfer laterally and do some floor fielding by the top of subsequent week, I needs to be able to go. Fingers are crossed.”
(This story has not been edited by NDTV employees and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)
Subjects talked about on this article