Cricketers or Loaders? Aus players Steve Smith, David Warner load own luggage

Feb 14, 2017, 15:14 IST | A Correspondent

The Australian cricket team arrival at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport for the Test series vs India turned unusual when they were seen loading their luggage themselves on a tempo

Skipper Steve Smith and David Warner loading kit bags at T2 yesterday. Pics/Datta Kumbhar

The Australian cricket team landed in India on Monday for their four-Test series against a rampaging Virat Kohli & Co, who are tipped to regain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy.

David Warner helps his teammates load their luggage onto the tempo.

But their arrival at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport turned unusual when the Australian cricketers were seen loading their luggage themselves on a tempo. Usually, baggage handlers ensure the kit bags are transported to a vehicle or in the baggage storage area of the team bus, but this was extraordinary.

The Australian team loads their kits onto the tempo.

Australia kick off their tour with a three-day game against India A at the Brabourne Stadium on Thursday. The Aussies lost 0-4 when they last toured India in 2012-13.He felt India failed to wrap up the game quickly.

Are they cricketers or are they loaders? Is this Indian hospitality? 


A tired Australian team gets into their bus and finally leaves for the hotel. 

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