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Shane Warne says 'too expensive' comment was tongue-in-cheek

Last April, Warne had expressed interest in working with the Indian team

Press Trust of India  |  London 

Shane Warne says his "tongue in cheek" comment that India can't afford him as a coach was blown out of proportion. Warne was reacting to media reports quoting him saying "I am very expensive, I don't think they can afford me". "Re Indian coaching position. I was in a lift & was asked if I would put my hat in the ring I said "India can't afford me" tongue in cheek," he wrote on Twitter. "Ps re @imVkohli & I would work well together as a quote, this is totally made up. I never said that to anyone, very disappointing ...

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First Published: Wed, June 07 2017. 18:55 IST
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