first_img graphs No data available! scorecard commentary Watch: David Warner shows how to avoid getting Mankaded when R Ashwin bowlsIPL 2019: David Warner prominently kept sliding his bat back into the bowling crease and even stood well inside the line when Ashwin was bowling.center_img view more view less Press Trust of India MohaliApril 9, 2019UPDATED: April 9, 2019 14:46 IST David Warner took extra precaution by staying inside the bowling crease during R Ashwin’s over ( Courtesy by BCCI)HIGHLIGHTSDavid Warner was extra cautious at the crease while R Ashwin bowledWarner stood well inside the line or slid in his bat at the time of deliveryAshwin was the eye of Mankading controversy from earlier in the seasonSunrisers Hyderabad’s David Warner was extra cautious while Ravichandran Ashwin operated in the IPL Monday night, deliberately dragging his bat inside the safe zone to avoid becoming a victim of ‘Mankading’.The incident happened during the IPL match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab in Mohali on Monday.Warner was seen taking precaution by staying inside the crease during Ashwin’s over.Warner, who was at the non-striker’s end, kept dragging his bat inside the safe zone to ensure that he does not become Ashwin’s ‘Mankad’ victim.The Australian’s antics was quickly picked up by the cameras and replayed on the big screen.The clip of the incident was later uploaded by the official IPL website — iplt20.com.WATCH: No, Warner doesn’t want to get ‘Mankaded’Full video https://t.co/feeK6QM0Nt #KXIPvSRHIndianPremierLeague (@IPL) April 8, 2019Earlier in the tournament, off-spinner Ashwin had dismissed Rajasthan Royals’ Jos Buttler without giving him a prior warning and that had attracted a lot of criticism from across the cricket fraternity.As per the rules, a bowler is within his right to dismiss a batsman who leaves the crease before the ball is being released. But the practice has been generally deemed as against the “spirit of the game.Also Read | R Ashwin opens up on Mankading row: People will keep giving opinionsFor 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 Tags :Follow IPL 2019Follow David WarnerFollow MankadingFollow R AshwinFollow KXIP vs SRHFollow Kings XI PunjabFollow Sunrisers Hyderabad advertisementlast_img