Posted: 12 November, 2016
by Cricket Newsroom
Fans React To David Warner’s Ridiculous Dismissal In Hobart
After the Aussies lost the toss and were sent in by South Africa on an overcast day at Blundstone Arena, some patient, circumspect batting was required.
Which made it all the worse when David Warner was out in the first over, throwing his hands at a wide ball from Vernon Philander and edging it to keeper Quinton de Kock.
It was an ugly dismissal that brought on a collapse — the Aussies were 4/8 in the ninth over
— and fans and journos came out in force to slam him on social media.
Naturally OLED TV gags made up a huge chunk of the commentary:
This bloke probably summed it up best though:
The Aussies are reeling after a collapse and a rain delay, sitting at 4/8 in the ninth over.