After his time as Prime Minister ends, Anthony Albanese’s subsequent transfer could also be an Aussie reboot of Punk’d after he stitched up David Warner at Kirribilli Home.
The normal New Years invite noticed the Aussie and South African cricket groups and their households collect at prime ministerial residence forward of the third Check beginning on Wednesday on the SCG.
Whereas the custom has taken place for a number of years throughout a number of PMs, Albanese took the gathering as an opportunity to lastly nook Warner after attempting to persuade him to change NRL allegiances.
Albo is a diehard South Sydney Rabbitohs fan whereas Warner is a Sydney Roosters fan.
His spouse Candice nonetheless sides with Albo following the Bunnies.
“We first met in Melbourne after my 200 and he was attempting to get me to comply with the Rabbitohs then,” Warner stated with a smile. “No likelihood!”
However Albo isn’t about to surrender that simple.
Cornering Warner, he introduced the Aussie opener with a Rabbitohs cap.
With Albo laughing maniacally within the background, Warner tried to present it to Candice.
“That’s nice, no I can’t,” Warner stated, earlier than the suggestion of a photograph op.
It was a suggestion Warner didn’t appear too comfy with.
Giving some Blue Metal, Warner stated: “I’m not smiling”, earlier than breaking out in laughter.
“This can be a sew up,” Warner stated as Albo walked away.
Warner took to Instagram after the information, writing: “Simply an FYI, I’m a @sydneyroosters supporter. I couldn’t disrespect the Prime Minister and say no to a photograph Op.”
Not less than Warner noticed the humorous facet of the sew up.
However Warner arguably received his personal again when the Prime Minister bowled to his daughters as his eight-year-old daughter crushed loads of photographs, together with off the Labor chief.