By Candice Jackson For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 23:45 GMT, 13 January 2021 | Updated: 00:19 GMT, 14 January 2021
Australian cricketer David Warner will kick off the fourth Test Match against India in Sydney on Friday.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
And as the players remain in a strict bio-secure bubble amid the coronavirus pandemic, the 34-year-old has missed out on celebrating his daughter's fifth birthday.
On Thursday, the proud father shared a virtual happy birthday message and tribute to the youngster on Instagram.
'Sorry daddy can't be there': David Warner missed his daughter Indi Rae's fifth birthday as he remained in a strict bio-secure bubble for the fourth Test this week
David shares three daughters with wife Candice Warner: Ivy-Mae, six, Indi-Rae, five, and Isla Rose, one.
'Very big happy birthday to our gorgeous funny and energetic girl Indi. We love you lots and lots and hope you have a good day,' he wrote.
'Sorry daddy can’t be there with you,' he added.
It's not the first time David's sporting commitments have kept him away from his family.
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