Liam Livingstone continued with his dream run in the ongoing 2022 edition of the Indian Premier League as he stole the show with his bowling performance on Monday, during the clash between Delhi Capitals and Punjab Kings at the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai.
While Liam Livingstone has impressed one and all with his batting performances throughout the tournament so far, it was his bowling that made him the star of the night for Punjab Kings.
Livingstone struck from the first ball of the game itself, as he dismissed the ‘big-fish’ David Warner back to the dressing room for a golden duck. Later, in the innings, Livingstone got rid of the Delhi Capitals’ captain Rishabh Pant for a three-ball 7. Following Pant, the explosive Rovman Powell became the next victim of Livingstone’s magic.
Livingstone using his versatile skill-set for his side has impressed the cricket fraternity impressed. From cricketers, and experts to fans, everyone is taking to their social media to hail the brilliance of Livingstone. Among many, popular commentator and cricket analyst Harsha Bhogle, who is hailed as the voice of cricket in India, also joined the bandwagon and posted a beautiful tweet for the star all-rounder.
In his Tweet, Harsha Bhogle hailed Livingstone as the ‘perfect modern T20 cricketer’ and praised him for his versatile skill-set. He wrote:
“Liam Livingstone is just the perfect modern T20 cricketer. Bats anywhere, hits long, on a day like today can give you 4 overs turning the ball away from right and left handers, fields well in the deep. Have to be multi-skilled”
Check out the Tweet:
Liam Livingstone is just the perfect modern T20 cricketer. Bats anywhere, hits long, on a day like today can give you 4 overs turning the ball away from right and left handers, fields well in the deep. Have to be multi-skilled
— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) May 16, 2022