David Warner is 36 years old Australian test opener who is playing his 100th test match against South Africa at Melbourne Cricket Ground. He scored a double hundred in his 100th test match when everyone around the world was doubting him and so many cricket pandits wrote him off. Many great legends of the game suggested that he should take retirement now as he was out of form and he could not score a ton in the last three years. Out of nowhere, he came to bat in his hundred test match and scored a brilliant double hundred before getting retired hurt.
David Warner was born on 27th October 1986. 36 years old warner also broke the record of scoring a double hundred in the 100th test match. Only England’s former skipper Joe Root has scored a double hundred in the 100th test and warner became second to Joe Root. Moreover, he has also become the 8th Australian test cricketer to score 8000 test runs. He achieved this feat during his 100th test match against South Africa at Melbourne Cricket Ground. It was his third double-hundred in test cricket. His highest test score is 335 against Pakistan. After his brilliant double hundred yesterday, he got retired hurt, and after that Australia declared the innings on 575/8 and warner remain not out on 200 facing 239 deliveries.
Furthermore, he is also facing a leadership ban for a lifetime by the Australian cricket board for ball tempering. Whatever is going on with him, after watching him bat at Melbourne Cricket Ground in his hundredth test match nobody can say that Warner is old or he is out of form. He sent a shut-up call to his critics with his bat.