Sport Sister of de Kock calls out Warner
Cricket Australia says looking into Warner incident
Cricket Australia says it's looking into a heated off-field exchange between players on day four of the first Test against South Africa.CCTV footage from the players tunnel at Kingsmead showed Australia vice-captain David Warner and South African wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock involved in a fiery exchange as players climbed the stairwell to their dressing rooms during the tea break.
De Kock ’s sister has come out swinging at the Australian opener personally calling him out on Twitter. The South African team allege Warner referenced de Kock ’s sister and mother during a heated exchange on the field.
The Proteas are privately alleging that Warner referenced de Kock ’s sister and mother in some verbals. Separate reports claim the South African camp also briefed local media that Warner called de Kock a “bush pig”.
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The sledging war between David Warner and Quinton de Kock has reached the next level, with the South African batsman’s sister weighing into the saga via social media.
The Aussie opener has been slapped with a grade two contrary conduct charge which might see him rubbed out of the second Test, while de Kock was hit with a grade one charge for the altercation.
Warner had to be physically restrained by teammates, including Paine, at tea on day four of the first Test after raging at comments allegedly made about his wife by de Kock.
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De Kock and the South Africans will have to answer about what they said. But Warner's responsibility is to rise above the slurs, slights and insults. Heaven knows, Australia have dished out enough of them. © AAP Australian vice-captain David Warner confronts South Africa's Quinton de Kock at Kingsmead. His teammates knew it. Usman Khawaja foremost, then others, and finally Steve Smith, when he became aware, all worked to restrain Warner from what was shaping as a physical confrontation with de Kock.None was affecting piety; no one knew they were on camera.
walking up the stairs and saying, ‘I didn’t say anything’ as soon as the rest of his team came out ,” Warner said. Asked if de Kock ’s sister was mentioned during the game, Warner said: “No, I did not say that.” Read: The moment Warner explodes. Read: Warner calls de Kock a “f***ing sook”.
The Proteas have claimed it was Warner who incited the confrontation after making comments about de Kock 's sister and mother. Busy Philipps slams moviegoer who live-tweeted Greta Gerwig ripping her film I Feel Pretty Called the film-goer out .
De Kock’s sister has come out swinging at the Australian opener personally calling him out on Twitter.
''Wtf! I'll hurt you,'' she wrote.
The South African team allege Warner referenced de Kock’s sister and mother during a heated exchange on the field.
Other reports allege that Warner called de Kock a ‘bush pig’.
South Africa’s Independent Media claims Warner “led an hour long attack on the field” as de Kock and opener Aiden Markram frustrated the Aussie.
But Australian wicketkeeper Tim Paine has criticised South Africa about the allegations levelled at Warner saying the accusations were “blatantly untue”.
Australia wrap up 118-run win over South Africa
Australia needed just 22 balls and 20 minutes of play on the fifth day at Kingsmead to secure a 118-run triumph over South Africa in the opener of their four-match series on Monday. The visitors required a single wicket to secure success after South Africa resumed on 293 for nine, chasing an improbable victory target of 417.Five runs were added by the home side before Quinton de Kock was hit on the back pad and trapped leg before wicket by Josh Hazlewood as he tried to launch the ball over the boundary.
Warner had to be restrained during an altercation with South African player Quinton de Kock , allegedly calling his mother and sister 'bush pigs'. One commenter sarcastically claimed the incident was 'so out of character'. ' Warner crossed many personal boundaries with the South Africans, so we can't be
Separate reports claim the South African camp also briefed local media that Warner called de Kock a “bush pig”. So Warner lashed out when his wife was chirped, but he first sledged Quinny about his mother and sister ?
"As I went past de Kock he said what he said and luckily I suppose I was there in between," Australia's keeper declared in Port Elizabeth.
"When you are bringing people's families or wives into it it's unacceptable.
"He (Warner) was certainly extremely fired up and he had every right to be.
"I have never seen him react like he reacted ... he is not the sort of bloke who will whinge about being sledged."
Wtf ! I’ll hurt you— Dalean De Kock (@DayDekock)