[Watch] Mitchell Starc's Mesmerizing Yorkers Ahead Of IPL 2024

image-ls07bnv5Mitchell Starc dismisses Ben Stokes with a toe-crushing yorker (Twitter)

As the cricketing carousel spins towards IPL 2024, all eyes are fixed on a prominent figure from Down Under – Mitchell Starc, the absolute master of the yorker. The Australian pace spearhead is set to light up the tournament with his lethal bowling.

Starc turns 34: Australian stalwart's famous yorkers

Starc, who celebrates his 34th birthday today, has made a name for himself with his unique ability to deliver toe-crushing yorkers with unerring accuracy. This skill was notably evident in the recent second Test between West Indies and Australia, where his ferocious delivery nearly resulted in a fractured toe for Shamarh Brooks.

As Starc turned 34, ICC treated fans with a compilation of Starc's best yorkers, celebrating the skill that makes him a formidable force in international cricket. The video features several famous Starc yorkers like from the ICC World Cup 2015 & 2019 where he dismantled defenses of the likes of Brendon McCullum and Ben Stokes and turned the 22-yard pitch into his personal playground.

Watch: Mitchell Starc yorkers compilation video

Meanwhile, after featuring in the two-match Test series vs West Indies, Starc will not be a part of the ODI series. While he has been rested, his return to the IPL is eagerly anticipated. After a break of nine years, Starc is set to return to the IPL fold.

His last stint was with the Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2014 and 2015, and now he gears up to don the Kolkata Knight Riders jersey, having been acquired for a record-breaking Rs. 24.75 crore in the IPL 2023 mini-auction. This made him the most expensive player in the league's history.A s the IPL curtain rises, Starc will be ready as a whirlwind set to leave a lasting impact on the high-voltage tournament.