Warner turns into first Australian to attain 500 runs in two ODI World Cup editions, third batter general to the milestone

David Warner turned the primary Australian batter to attain 500 runs in two totally different ODI World Cup editions throughout the semifinal towards South Africa on the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Thursday.

The left-hander had aggregated 647 runs within the final version of the World Cup in 2019. Warner can be solely the third batter to attain in extra of 500 in two World Cups – after Indians Sachin Tendulkar (1996 and 2003) and Rohit Sharma (2019 and 2023).

Other Australians to attain 500 runs or extra in a World Cup are Ricky Ponting (2007), Matthew Hayden (2007) and Aaron Finch (2019).

Source web site: sportstar.thehindu.com

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