Mumbai. The 28th match of IPL 2022 is being played between Punjab Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad. In the match (PBKS vs SRH) Hyderabad captain Kane Williamson won the toss and decided to bowl. Punjab have scored more than 150 runs with one over remaining till the writing of the news in reply. Liam Livingstone was out after scoring 60 runs. This is his third fifty of the current season. He is not only running in good form. Rather, he is also known for hitting big shots. Before this match, both the teams have won 3-3 matches in 5-5 matches.
Liam Livingstone completed his half-century off 26 balls. Hit 4 fours and 4 sixes. That is, 40 runs in 50 were scored from the boundary. He hit a 106 meter long six off fast bowler Umran Malik. This is the third longest six of the current IPL season. Umran Malik is known to bowl at a speed of 150 kmph. But England’s Livingstone also hit fours and sixes on his balls. In the end, he was dismissed after scoring 60 off 33 balls. Hit 5 fours and 3 sixes.
3 out of 5 long sixes by Liam
Talking about the current season of IPL 2022, 3 out of 5 longest sixes are of Liam Livingstone. The longest six of 112 meters has been hit by Dewald Brevis of Mumbai Indians. Apart from this, the next three big sixes are from Livingstone. He has hit 108, 106 and 105 meter sixes. Marcus Stoinis of Delhi Capitals is at number 5 with 104m six. It is clear from this record that he is known for hitting big shots. 200 runs have also been completed in his current IPL. He handled the team with Shahrukh Khan with a half-century partnership for the 5th wicket. At one time the team of Punjab was struggling after losing 4 wickets for 61 runs.
Livingstone had earlier scored 64 off 27 balls against Gujarat Titans. 7 fours and 4 sixes were hit. The strike rate was 237. At the same time, against CSK, he scored 60 runs in 32 balls. Had hit 5 fours and 5 sixes. 50 runs were scored from the boundary. The strike rate was 188. He has scored 2 centuries and 26 half-centuries in T20 career. Has hit 260 sixes.