Punjab Kings: In the beginning of the season, Punjab Kings have won both their matches and the team looks strong. Shikhar Dhawan’s team strength will increase as Liam Livingston will join the team soon.
Almost every team in IPL 2023 season will face problems due to injury of most of its players. While the captain of one team was out, the star fast bowler from the other team dropped out. Many teams are in danger before the start of the tournament. Many players are dropping out even after starting. Amidst all this, Shikhar Dhawan-led Punjab Kings, one of their injured players is now set to wreak havoc in the IPL. For this, Gujarat Titans led by Hardik Pandya may get the first blow.
Under the captaincy of Shikhar Dhawan, Punjab started the new season on a grand note. While Punjab won both their matches, their star bowler Kagiso Rabada was unavailable for the first two matches. Rabada has now joined the team. But Punjab is waiting a lot for England Hurricane batsman Liam Livingston who could not play in the first matches due to fitness.
Into the ring against Gujarat..
— Punjab Kings (@PunjabKingsIPL) April 7, 2023
Now after Rabada, Living Stun is also going to join Punjab. Liam Livingston will arrive in India on April 10 and join Punjab, news agency PTI said in a report. With this, the batting power of Punjab will increase further. According to the report, Livingston may play his first match on April 13 against Gujarat Titans.
Punjab bought Livingston for Rs 11.50 crore in the mega auction held last year. His performance last season was also strong. Livingston, who played 14 matches for Punjab, scored 437 runs at a strike rate of 182 and took 6 wickets.
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