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David Warner is elite fit, he’s playing at a different level now: Justin Langer

Australia coach Justin Langer on Sunday hailed explosive opener David Warner’s work ethic and starvation for runs, saying he was by no means doubtful about his skill to return good within the ongoing T20 World Cup regardless of struggling for kind forward of the match.

The 35-year-old Warner had been wanting recreation time and runs over the previous 12 months however made a welcome return to kind on Saturday, smashing an unbeaten 89 — the very best rating by an Australian at a T20 World Cup — within the eight-wicket victory towards the West Indies.

“He (Warner) is actually elite match. He’s all the time match, however he’s at a special stage in the intervening time and that tells me … you don’t simply flick a change and turn into match, you’ve set to work very exhausting at his age,” Langer stated.

“You noticed the best way he performed, ran between the wickets in scorching circumstances, and that’s an ideal tribute to his professionalism and the way hungry he’s to maintain enjoying nice cricket,” he was quoted as saying in cricket.com.au web site.

Having Warner again to his greatest could make the Australians a troublesome proposition for any opponent within the knockout stage.

Australia certified for the semifinals as Group 1 runners-up on the premise of higher web run charge than South Africa, who ended third and eradicated from the match regardless of beating toppers England on Saturday.

England, Australia and South Africa ended with eight factors every and prime two within the desk was selected the premise of web run charge.

Langer and his nice pal Matthew Hayden, who solid one in all cricket’s greatest opening partnerships, will turn into enemies for a possible semifinal conflict between Australia and Pakistan. Hayden is at present the batting coach of Pakistan.

Pakistan have been the dominant crew of the match and they’re prone to end Group 2 winners — in the event that they beat minnows Scotland — which can set them up towards Australia within the semifinals.

“We’ve been forwards and backwards messaging all through the match. He’s (Hayden) actually having fun with (teaching Pakistan’s batters). No insights although, we’ve been retaining enterprise to enterprise,” Langer stated.

“It’s going to be good to see him as a result of I haven’t seen him for a very long time. There’s a number of relationships in cricket, however in terms of Thursday night time, we’ll put our friendships down for 3 hours and we’ll get right down to enterprise so it needs to be good enjoyable.”

Langer and Hayden opened the batting collectively in 113 Check innings, smashing 5655 runs at a median 51.88 throughout a golden period of Australian cricket.

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