Never write off champion players: Justin Langer backs David Warner

first_img Next Never write off champion players: Justin Langer backs David WarnerAustralia coach Justin Langer hailed David Warner as a champion player despite the Australia opener’s poor outing in Ashes series. Warner managed to score only ninety-five runs in 10 Test innings throughout the series.advertisement Asian News International MelbourneSeptember 16, 2019UPDATED: September 16, 2019 16:57 IST David Warner had a really poor Ashes outing in England. (Reuters Photo)HIGHLIGHTSJustin Langer has praised David Warner by calling him a ‘champion player’David Warner managed to score only ninety-five runs in 10 Ashes inningsLanger agreed that things did not go as per their plan, he is confident of Warner making a comebackDespite failing in the Ashes series, Australia coach Justin Langer has praised David Warner by calling him a ‘champion player’.”I’ve learned over a long period you never write off champion players. It doesn’t matter what sport, you never write off champion players,” Cricket.com.au quoted Langer as saying.”They tend to come good, don’t they? He’s had a tough series, no doubt about that, but he’s also a champion player so usually with champion players they get a bit more time to come good,” he added.Australia faced a 135-run defeat in the fifth Ashes and with this victory, England leveled the series by 2-2. Warner only managed to score just 95 runs in the series.Although Langer agreed that things did not go as per their plan, he is confident of Warner making a comeback.”This series, it didn’t go to plan, but he’s seen how successful he’s been and the impact he can have on Australian cricket teams winning so I’m confident he’ll come good. Actually, I’m hopeful he comes good,” Langer said.Also Read | Ashes 2019: England coach Trevor Bayliss hails change of player attitude as he bids adieuAlso Read | Ashes 2019: Tim Paine feels he has ‘unfinished business’ as Test captain after drawn seriesAlso See:For sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted bySaurabh Kumar Tags :Follow Ashes 2019Follow Justin LangerFollow David Warnerlast_img

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