Warner admits being a 'pest', gets Taylor's advice
Thursday, 10 October 2013, 10:19
INTERNATIONAL NEWS - David Warner admits he's been a "pest in the past" and says he's taken some advice from former test captain Mark Taylor in an effort to turn his career around.
The Australian batsman was given a one-match suspended ban for failing to show up for the second day of a Sydney grade game as directed on the weekend, saying it was due to a "misunderstanding."
He was also fined for a Twitter spat with a cricket writer in May before an altercation with England opener Joe Root in a Birmingham pub in June cost him his place in the Champions Trophy squad and two Ashes lead-up matches.
Warner said after speaking to Taylor, he realized he needed to be more mature and not take his international career for granted.