With the ball travelling a big distance of 117m off Livingstone’s bat, it left everyone in awe, together with Gujarat Titans‘ bowler Mohammed Shami and Punjab skipper Mayank Agarwal.
India veteran Shami got here to bowl the sixteenth over in an try to preserve Gujarat within the sport, however Livingstone had different plans. On the primary supply of the over, he smashed Shami for the longest six of the season.
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Shami bowled a short-of-length supply that pitched on off stump, to which Livingstone swung onerous and the ball bought deposited into the highest tier of the Dr. DY Patil Sports activities Academy.
Such was the monstrosity of that six that even Shami was left astounded, as he was seen smiling because the ball was despatched crusing. Within the Punjab dugout, Livinsgtone’s teammate and skipper Mayank Agarwal jumped out of his seat and was left astounded.
The large hit was adopted by two extra sixes and two fours as Punjab received by eight wickets. In whole, 28 runs got here off that Shami over as Livingstone completed the match with 4 overs to spare.
“I’ve seen Chris Gayle do that always, however this was one thing totally different,” said Punjab’s head coach Anil Kumble after the sport.
With this win, Punjab moved to the fifth place on the factors desk.
After successful the toss Gujarat turned the primary staff to decide to bat in an evening sport, after which Punjab Kings restricted them to 143/8 courtesy Kagiso Rabada’s four-wicket haul.
Shikhar Dhawan (62) led Punjab’s run-chase along with his forty seventh IPL fifty, and in the long run Livingstone scored 30* off 10 balls to complete the sport.