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Glenn Maxwell

Glenn Maxwell

Height: 1.82 m DOB: 14 October, 1988

One of the biggest hard-hitters in world cricket Glen Maxwell made his international on August 25 2012, against Afghanistan in an ODI match. Apart from his power game, Maxwell's ability to hit unconventional shots made him an instant hit in world cricket. Maxwell name came into limelight when he scored a 19-ball half-century for Victoria against Tasmania in 2010-11 the power show which he later converted into the big stage for Australian team. The 'Big Show' was also the integral part of the Aussie squad in 2015 ICC ODI World Cup glory. In the big stage tournament, he smashed a 51-ball century against Sri Lanka at the SCG, the fastest for Australia in ODIs and the second-quickest in World Cup history.

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Glenn Maxwell had a horror IPL season scoring 52 runs in 10

IPL form is irrelevant: Senior Australian cricketer backs Maxwell to return to his best in T20 WC

Cricket | May 29, 2024, 06:44 PM IST

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell had a forgettable IPL season for the Royal Challengers Bengaluru (RCB), scoring just 52 runs in 10 matches. However, the senior Australian opener Usman Khawaja has backed him to return to his best in the T20 World Cup saying that IPL form won't be relevant.

IPL 2024

Glenn Maxwell asked RCB management to rest him vs SRH, elects to take a break from IPL 2024

Cricket | Apr 16, 2024, 07:33 AM IST

Royal Challengers Bengaluru succumbed to their sixth defeat in seven matches of IPL 2024 on Monday (April 15) against Sunrisers Hyderabad. Their bowling woes continued as the visitors smashed 287 runs, the highest ever total in the history of IPL.

IPL 2024

RCB drop Maxwell, Siraj vs SRH: Here's a look at playing XIs for IPL 2024 Match 30

Cricket | Apr 15, 2024, 07:33 PM IST

Royal Challengers Bengaluru and Sunrisers hyderabad are facing each other today at Chinnaswamy Stadium. RCB captain Faf du Plessis has won the toss and opted to bowl first even as the hosts have taken massive decisions to leave out Maxwell and Siraj

Glenn Maxwell injury update

Glenn Maxwell injury update: Will RCB star play in crucial clash against SRH? Check latest update

Cricket | Apr 15, 2024, 01:27 PM IST

Glenn Maxwell is having a miserable season with the bat as he has made just 32 runs in the first six matches. Maxwell picked up an issue with his thumb during RCB's clash against Mumbai Indians last week. Meanwhile, the team director Mo Bobat has given an update on him.

Virat Kohli may be the highest run-getter for RCB in IPL

'Hope India don't pick him': Maxwell laughs off speculation over Virat Kohli's place in T20 WC squad

Cricket | Apr 11, 2024, 05:49 PM IST

Former India skipper Virat Kohli may have not played many T20Is since the last T20 World Cup, however, he returned to the setup in the Afghanistan series and has been in tremendous form in IPL 2024 for RCB. However, his place in the T20 World Cup squad is still under cloud due to his strike rate.

Virat Kohli and RCB are preparing long and hard ahead of

Glenn Maxwell hilariously imitates Virat Kohli's batting technique in RCB nets in Chennai - WATCH

Cricket | Mar 21, 2024, 10:18 AM IST

The Royal Challengers Bengaluru sweat long and hard on Wednesday, March 20 ahead of their opening fixture in the 2024 edition of the IPL against the Chennai Super Kings. Former RCB skipper Virat Kohli was smacking it to all parts as he is set to return to cricket after a couple of months

Glenn Maxwell, IPL 2024

CSK vs RCB: Glenn Maxwell on verge of surpassing Virender Sehwag and Yuvraj Singh in IPL 2024

Cricket | Mar 20, 2024, 12:30 PM IST

The opening game of IPL 2024 between Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore is likely to witness a few records being broken. Glenn Maxwell will feature for RCB and bats at four which gives him a great chance to surpass the legends of Indian cricket.

Glenn Maxwell, Tim Southee, NZ vs AUS

Glenn Maxwell, Tim Southee break all-time records for their national sides during NZ vs AUS 1st T20I

Cricket | Feb 21, 2024, 04:29 PM IST

Australia and New Zealand are facing each other in a three-match T20I series as the preparations for the T20 World Cup 2024 are in full swing. Tim Southee almost won the opener for New Zealand before Tim David's carnage pulled it for Australia on the final ball in Wellington.

Australia vs West Indies

AUS vs WI: Glenn Maxwell's record century boosts Australia to T20I series win against West Indies

Cricket | Feb 11, 2024, 06:31 PM IST

The veteran big-hitter Glenn Maxwell clinched his record-leveling fifth T20I century by smashing 120* off 55 balls against West Indies in the 2nd T20I game at Adelaide Oval as Australia posted 241/4 in 20 overs while batting first.

Glenn Maxwell record

Glenn Maxwell equals Rohit Sharma's world record with blistering century against West Indies

Cricket | Feb 11, 2024, 04:34 PM IST

AUS vs WI: Glenn Maxwell struck a 50-ball hundred to power Australia to a massive total of 241. His stroke-filled 120-run knock included 8 sixes and 12 fours. Maxwell has equalled Rohit Sharma's world record.

Glenn Maxwell was hospitalised for a bit and Cricket

Glenn Maxwell hospitalised in 'alcohol-related incident' in Adelaide, CA investigates: Report

Cricket | Jan 22, 2024, 06:17 PM IST

Cricket Australia (CA) is investigating a matter involving Glenn Maxwell, who was hospitalised in Adelaide for a bit. The incident was alcohol-related and CA clarified that it wasn't the reason for Maxwell opting out of the ODI series against the West Indies.

Glenn Maxwell, AUS vs WI ODIs

AUS vs WI: Glenn Maxwell, Jhye Richardson ruled out of ODIs, Australia call in world record-breaker

Cricket | Jan 22, 2024, 07:07 AM IST

AUS vs WI: Glenn Maxwell and Jhye Richardson will be missing out on the ODI series against West Indies as Cricket Australia makes changes ahead of the 50-over games. A World record-breaker has been summoned in along with a speedster as replacements for the duo.

Glenn Maxwell

Glenn Maxwell steps down as Melbourne Stars captain after 'frustrating' BBL 13

Cricket | Jan 19, 2024, 01:45 PM IST

Maxwell was named captain of Melbourne Stars in 2018. However, his appointment couldn't bring any change to Stars' fortunes as they are still searching for their maiden title win in the tournament.

Marcus Stoinis and Beau Webster

WATCH | Beau Webster smashes monstrous 108-metre six in Big Bash League

Cricket | Dec 31, 2023, 08:45 PM IST

Beau Webster scored 66* off 48 balls with the help of six fours and two sixes to help Melbourne Stars chase down a tough 206-run target against Adelaide Strikers at Adelaide Oval in just 19 overs with seven wickets remaining on Sunday.

Suryakumar Yadav continued his midas touch in T20Is as he

Surya smashes his 4th T20I century; becomes only player in history to achieve extraordinary record

Cricket | Dec 14, 2023, 11:02 PM IST

Suryakumar Yadav continued his prolific run in T20Is as he smashed his fourth century in the format for India. Surya had a slow start but needed just one over where he smashed three sixes and a four to find his groove as he helped India to get to a score of 201 in the 3rd T20I against South Africa.

Glenn Maxwell, BBL 2023-24

Glenn Maxwell gets injured again! Cricketer ruled out of Melbourne Stars' next clash in BBL

Cricket | Dec 08, 2023, 12:39 PM IST

Glenn Maxwell and injury have gone hand in hand in 2023. After winning the World Cup and smashing a brilliant hundred in T20Is against India, he was looking forward to sizzle in the Big Bash League (BBL) but got injured in the opening match itself.

Glenn Maxwell has paid the highest tribute while expressing

Will play IPL until I can't walk anymore: Maxwell showers love for Indian T20 League in high praise

Cricket | Dec 06, 2023, 01:54 PM IST

Australian white-ball superstar Glenn Maxwell, who is in the form of his life, has no shame in admitting that IPL might be the last tournament he plays in his career and won't be leaving it anytime soon. Maxwell said that IPL has given him a lot and would encourage more Australian players to play.

India will take on England in the first women's T20I of a

India TV Sports Wrap on December 6: Today's top 10 trending news stories

Cricket | Dec 06, 2023, 11:46 AM IST

India TV Sports Wrap on December 6: The Indian women's cricket team will be back in action after more than two months as they take on England in a three-match T20 series while Brian Lara made a huge prediction. Here are the top 10 trending news stories from the sporting world on December 6.

Australian captain Pat Cummins was handed the World Cup

'Not everyone would've dealt with it...': Maxwell on Cummins' awkward moment after getting WC trophy

Cricket | Dec 05, 2023, 10:17 PM IST

Australia capped off a memorable winter with a World Cup trophy, their sixth out of 13 editions. Pat Cummins has proved to be an inspirational leader for Australia in ODIs and Tests but the skipper had an awkward moment on the podium after receiving the trophy from Indian PM Narendra Modi.

Glenn Maxwell smashed a record-equalling fourth T20I

Glenn Maxwell breaks world record, becomes first batter in T20I history to achieve massive feat

Cricket | Nov 29, 2023, 02:58 PM IST

Glenn Maxwell signed off a brilliant tour of India with a record-equalling fourth T20I century against the hosts in the third of the five-match series in Guwahati. Maxwell helped Australia stay alive in the series after India had won the first two games and returned home after the 3rd T20I.