Asked to area first, KKR restricted SRH to 142 for 4 because of bowling a disciplined line and size with world primary Pat Cummins main the best way. Dinesh Karthik-led aspect then chased the rating down with ease to safe a seven-wickets victory on Saturday (September 26).
While it was the primary win of the marketing campaign for KKR, it was the second successive loss for Sunrisers, who misplaced their season opener towards Royal Challengers Bangalore earlier within the week.
Warner, who opted to bat after successful the toss, was adamant that his resolution was proper, however says it could have been nice if that they had scored 30-40 runs extra.
“I feel I received my resolution proper. For us, our energy is dying bowling. I assumed it was truly a tough wicket to speed up on. The Kolkata boys confirmed us that should you can preserve wickets on the finish, that is what wins you video games.
“I do not remorse what I did firstly of the sport and I stick by my resolution. Patty Cummins, as he does, (bowled) Test match line and size. There was a bit of little bit of motion right here and there.
“We went four or five overs for 20 and coming back with three wickets in hand at the end probably killed us a little bit there. An extra 30 or 40 runs would have been great.”
Warner additionally stated his workforce wants to attain extra boundaries and scale back the variety of dot balls confronted which he feels isn’t acceptable in T20 cricket.
“We have to try and go harder at the top. Can’t help if the bowlers are bowling good lines and lengths. We need to push as hard as we can,” the prolific Australian opener added.
“You can see from our running between the wickets, we do do that. But, we got to improve our boundary percentage. I saw, I think 35 dot balls, which not acceptable in T20 cricket on a wicket that was actually nice to bat on.”
Asked about his workforce’s top-scorer Manish Pandey, who seemed in some discomfort whereas leaving the sector, Warner stated, “Not sure. Hopefully, bit of a cramp.”
Warner and co will shortly search for an upturn and a return to successful methods after they meet the in kind Delhi Capitals aspect on Tuesday (September 29) in Abu Dhabi.
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