World Cup: After IPL high, Russell falls cheaply in maiden West Indies warm up match

After a sensational Indian Premier League season, West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell had a disappointing outing against Australia in an unofficial World Cup warm-up match.

Andre Russell was out cheaply. (File Image)   -  afp

West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell, on Wednesday, had a disappointing maiden outing in England when he was cleaned up by Adam Zampa for a meagre score of five in the unofficial World Cup warm-up match between Australia and the West Indies in Southampton.

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Russell is coming on the back of an exceptional Indian Premier League season with the Kolkata Knight Riders where he hammered 510 runs in 14 matches at a strike-rate of 204.81.

The marauding right-hander struck 52 sixes and 31 fours during the T20 campaign which also saw him make good use of his medium pace.

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