Liam Livingston hit a great six. (IPL Photo)
Punjab Kings batsman Liam Livingston hit a 117m six against Gujarat Titans, which is the longest six of this season, and then Rashid Khan also did a surprise move.
IPL-2022 (IPL 2022) On Tuesday, Punjab Kings faced Gujarat Titans. In this match, Punjab defeated Gujarat by eight wickets. This is Gujarat’s second defeat of this season. During this match, Punjab’s batsman Liam Livingston (Liam Livingstone) He thrashed Mohammed Shami, one of the best bowlers in the world. The spectators of such smooching were stunned. It is not easy to score runs on Shami’s balls but Livingston did this work very easily. He hit three consecutive sixes in the first three balls of the 16th over bowled by Shami. in the same over Rashid Khan (Rashid Khan) He also did a strange thing.
The bowlers themselves were surprised by the way Livingston hit six sixes, especially after the first six. Livingston hit the first six of 117 meters, which is the longest six of this season. After seeing this six, Shami, spectators, commentators, players were all surprised. After this, a player from Gujarat did something that even Livingston kept watching.
Rashid arrived to check Livingston’s bat
The six that Livingston hit was very long and the onlookers kept their mouth open in surprise. After this shot, Gujarat Titans vice-captain Rashid Khan went to Livingston and started checking his bat. The photo of Rashid checking Livingiston’s bat is becoming quite viral on social media. However, Livingston did not stop here and he also hit sixes in the next two balls. However, these two sixes were not very long. These were of 69 meters and 96 meters. Rashid probably went to check what was there in the bat that made Livingston hit such a long six.
Rashid Khan inspecting Liam Livingstone’s bat pic.twitter.com/O9JG2Zh8oL
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Ricky Ponting came
Seeing this incident, Ricky Ponting was remembered. The former Australian captain had scored 140 runs against India in the final of the 2003 World Cup and became the reason for India’s defeat. After this it was raised that there was a spring in his bat, although this was proved to be a pure rumour.
match like this
Gujarat had decided to bat first in this match. Batting first, this team, led by Hardik Pandya, scored 143 runs for the loss of eight wickets. Punjab achieved the target 24 balls losing the first two wickets. Shikhar Dhawan scored an unbeaten 62 for Punjab. He faced 53 balls and hit a six in addition to eight fours. Bhanuka Rajapaksa scored 40 runs. Livingston scored 30 not out off 10 balls.