Followers had been clearly sad with choice to depart out Williamson and took to Twitter to precise their disappointment.
Unfair with Kane Williamson maintaining him on bench he’s world class participant.
— Sunil (@Sunildreamguy) April 11, 2021
— Yatharth (@iYatharth29) April 11, 2021
That is Injustice , underutilization & contempt. It’s heartbreaking to see somebody like him not taking part in!What a Captain!What a Participant! Each 12 months has a identical story higher is to let him play for brand spanking new staff or let him practise for WTC afterall He’s a Nationwide Captain#KaneWilliamson
— Pranjal Chaurasia (@PranjalChaura18) April 11, 2021
— Cricket Saga (@cricsaga) April 11, 2021
Kane Williamson ought to have been part of the taking part in eleven & not somebody who simply warms up the bench. His presence is essential for the staff.I hope SRH does not deal with him like this in future matches.@SunRisers @davidwarner31
— Anil Ok Reddy (@AcomradeTweets) April 11, 2021
With out Kane Williamson..it hurts….srh ought to launch Kane… they do not deserve a participant like Kane Williamson
— Moni.. (@thecricgirl) April 11, 2021
No Kane Williamson within the aspect. This world has gone bonkers, maintaining out the most effective participant in these circumstances out.
Certainly come to CSK Kane
— Rajdeep Singh (@rajdeep189) April 11, 2021
Not taking part in Kane Williamson is sort of injustice.
— Ƥ (@Pallette_) April 11, 2021
SRH additionally determined to open with Wriddhiman Saha and Warner, with Bairstow pushed all the way down to two-down.
One other choice that drew some flak was when Vijay Shankar got here into bat forward of Abdul Samad with fast runs being the necessity of the hour for SRH. Shankar was dismissed for 11 off 7 balls whereas Samad blasted an unbeaten 19 off eight balls.
Williamson had captained SRH in 2018 within the absence of Warner. The New Zealander produced some gorgeous batting performances that season, ammassing 735 runs in 17 matches at a median of 52.50 and a strike-rate of 142.44.
The subsequent season he performed simply 9 matches, scoring 156 runs.
Within the 2020 season within the UAE, Williamson intially was overlooked however went on to play 12 matches for SRH, scoring 317 runs at a median of 45.28 and a strike price of 133.75.
SRH will subsequent play Royal Challengers Bangalore in Chennai on Wednesday.