Maxwell had practically no runs behind him, was playing international cricket after a gap of two months, and had all the eyes fixed on him. As opposed to what is perceived generally, maybe this was something all the Australians have always looked forward to. (AP) Maxwell's role in the one-day side since the 2015 World Cup, when he scored the only ton of his ODI career, has been anything but consistent. 5/111 ... Glenn Maxwell … Glenn Maxwell struck an unbeaten hundred as Australia beat India by seven wickets. He reversed seam-up balls, low full-tosses, full deliveries and half-trackers with the minimum of fuss. Australia's Glenn Maxwell (R) and Travis Head (L) had a night to remember. Glenn Maxwell scored 113 not out off just 55 balls as Australia beat India by seven wickets in the second Twenty20 overnight, clinching a 2-0 series win. Glenn Maxwell's hitting cut short as Hurricanes fight back for victory (Jan 2, 2021) Babar Azam, KL Rahul, Shaheen Afridi and Beth Mooney make it to our teams of the year (Dec 30, 2020) (Photos: Samuel Rajkumar) SK Player of the day: Glenn Maxwell's maiden T20I hundred on his international comeback Glenn Maxwell hit an unbeaten 145 upon his return to international T20 cricket Kislaya Srivastava FOLLOW BBL 2020-21. One hundred and thirteen ODI games later, Glenn Maxwell remains Australia's most confounding cricketer. With this win, the Kangaroos clinched the series 2-0. IPL 2017: Glenn Maxwell hails Hashim Amla’s maiden T20 hundred Jos Buttler and Nitish Rana stole the show with their fifties, which meant Hashim Amla s maiden T20 ton went in vain. “Obviously, I'm disappointed to miss out on the squad but I've had some good chats to (selectors) Rod (Marsh) and Trevor (Hohns). But if he is not making runs, then we have got to find a solution to it,” Marsh had added. Both men also hit their 50th sixes in T20 Internationals and took the attack to the Australian bowlers. It got to that stage - we couldn't go on any longer. Glenn Maxwell hammers hundred to give Australia T20 win over ... IPL 2020 - KXIP vs SRH - Is time running out for Glenn Maxwell? Thisara Perera was taken for three fours in his first over, Rajitha, returning after a 19-run first over, was smashed for two more sixes, and by the time Senanayake came back for his second over and completed it, Australia had crossed the 100-run mark in the 10th over. For all the latest Sports News, download Indian Express App. Glenn James Maxwell (born 14 October 1988) is an Australian professional international cricketer, who currently plays ODI and Twenty20 cricket for Australia. However, Australia failed to get off to a good start as they lost Aaron Finch and Marcus Stoinis early on with the scoreboard reading 22/2. The thing is, however, that you need to be in the team to make those records or break them; something that Maxwell was made aware of quite recently. The conventional sweeps were still there, and hoicks across the line over long on were still there, and so were the inside-out slashes over covers. * Glenn Maxwell slams 145* - the second highest individual score in T20 internationals, while his strike-rate … Ad. Chasing 191, Maxwell (113 not out) hit his third T20I hundred while D’Arcy Short scored 40 as Australia gunned down 191. Sri Lanka, although, had no chances. Australia had already crossed fifty in the 5th over. As it turned out, it was the least expensive over of the innings and one of the only three overs in which less than 10 runs were scored. Photograph: Brett Hemmings/Getty Images HOB. Glenn Maxwell en route to his unbeaten ton against India in the second T20 on Wednesday. Maxwell was pensive when the news was broken to him. Glenn Maxwell scored an unbeaten hundred (113 not out off 55 balls) and hit the winning runs in the last over of the second Twenty20 International (T20I) to help Australia beat India by seven wickets in Bengaluru on Wednesday. Maxwell was part of the Australia squad that reached the World Cup semi-final this summer. Sri Lanka switched to Sachith Pathirana, one of the several wrist spinners being experimented with during the tour. Of course not Glenn. When a batsman gets his eye in, especially in a T20 game, it becomes only a matter of chance whether you can get him out from there. Pathirana was hit for four fours and a six in his first two overs, and although he carved out the wicket of Khawaja, Australia had already crossed 150 in the 14th over itself. But from thereon, D’ Arcy Short (40) and Maxwell forged a crucial 73-run stand which enabled the visitors to get back into the match. However, Australia, it seemed, chose to take a leaf out of India’s book – the country that is ‘oh-so-obsessed’ with the records – and decided to promote Maxwell to the top, much like India had done with Rohit Sharma back in 2013. MES. And he reversed them cleanly. Glenn Maxwell hits out for the Melbourne Stars against the Brisbane Heat at Manuka Oval as this year’s Big Bash T20 in Australia began this week. From thereon it was the Kohli and Dhoni show as they completed a 50-run partnership off 29 balls and then went on stitch a 100-run stand. Australia all-rounder Glenn Maxwell will take a "short" break from cricket to deal with mental health issues. The finesse with which he pulled it out, after failing to do the same on the first ball that he had faced in the innings, made one believe that he had been practicing that one particular shot only in the nets. Source: AFP BOUNDARY BONANZA. An extraordinary hundred from Glenn Maxwell powered Australia to a seven-wicket victory over India and a first T20I series win in the country. Andre Russell, Glenn Maxwell and Harbhajan Singh are among the 165 overseas players to have registered for the inaugural draft of The Hundred, ESPNcricinfo can reveal. AUSSIES WIN! Glenn Maxwell hits out against India. 5/167. The Australian ODI Player of the Year had calculated words to say after he was unceremoniously shown the door. Maxwell scored an unbeaten hundred to help Australia clinch the series 2-0. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines. #Glennmaxwell #Glennmaxwellt20hundred #englandvsaustralia #engvsaus#YouTubedown #YouTubewentdown#YouTubeCrashed #Gamildown #GamilCrashed The Indian Express is now on Telegram. With a series win at stake, Australia opted to field for the second time in a row. Glenn Maxwell could make a surprise return to international cricket later this month in New Zealand as part of the mercurial allrounder's plan for a T20 binge in the lead-in to this year's World Cup. The three best signings from each Hundred team, including Sunil Narine, Glenn Maxwell and Andre Russell ... whose T20 career has yielded nine … We look back at the players and numbers which stand out and define the series - from Hardik Pandya's brilliant performances from his new number 6 position to Glenn Maxwell's destructiveness in the lower order for Australia. Maxwell burst onto the scenes in his own characteristic style –  with a reverse sweep for six over point off Sachithra Senanayake – and for a moment it seemed as if nothing had changed. “As far as I am concerned, he has had a lot of chances. Maybe it isn’t particularly associated with him alone; maybe it is a generic Australian character. Prior to this match, Australia had never beaten India in a T20 series, home or away. “I don't think the selectors want to see me hit sixes – they know I can do that – so it's about accumulating totals and not just doing the flashy stuff,” the right-handed batsman had said. Cricket Australia doctors are due to assess Maxwell in Melbourne on Friday after he was replaced in the T20 squad by D’Arcy Short. ... scoring an uncharacteristically patient maiden Test hundred and securing a draw for Australia. Contrary to what happened as the innings concluded, it was Warner who drew first blood, by taking Kasun Rajitha – who was playing his first T20I in Sri Lanka – for four consecutive fours in the second over. The ‘big show’ had prepared to go big. 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It also became abundantly clear that the pitch was not as flat as it looked before the start of the match. While Kohli remained unbeaten on 72 off 38 balls, Dhoni blasted 40 off just 23 balls. Two more overs later, after the 19th, there were 247 runs on the board, just 13 less than the all-time highest T20I total – made by Sri Lanka (260/6) against Kenya in the World T20, 2007 – and Maxwell was batting on 144, just 12 runs away from his countryman Aaron Finch’s all-time highest T20I individual score of 156, that he made against England in Southampton last year. Five international centuries, three of them in T20s. A number of records were there for the taking. No, it wasn’t. Australia unleashed their weapon of mass destruction, Glenn Maxwell, at the top of the order and reaped instant rewards. Glenn Maxwell slams hundred as Pat Cummins XI beat Aaron Finch XI by 2 wickets ahead of England series Glenn Maxwell and Marcus Stoinis, who were dropped from Australia's ODI side after 2019 World Cup, starred In the second intra-squad match between Aaron Finch XI and Pat Cummins XI. There is a thing about Maxwell when it comes to proving himself right. Usman Khawaja had opened for Australia before, while Matthew Wade had done it in the ODI series. All three unbeaten. Senanayake was made to pay heavily for his send-off to Warner, with a 22-run over in the 17th. Indians would know that better than anyone else. BRI. Opening the innings for the first time for Australia in T20I, Glenn Maxwell smashed an unbeaten 145 to take Australia to 263/3. Dhoni’s quickfire knock featured three fours and three sixes. Glenn Maxwell (Australia) First Test hundred: 104 v India, March 2017 First ODI hundred: 102 v Sri Lanka, March 2015 First T20 hundred: 145* v Sri Lanka, September 2016. Sri Lanka could manage 178/9 in … SYT. ... T20. Glenn Maxwell and Alex Carey struck centuries in a 212-run stand to help Australia reach its target of 303 with two balls remaining and secure a one-day international series win over England on Wednesday. Maxwell had brought up his fifty off just 27 balls, and the time was right for him to leave, no? Just 3 runs were scored off the first over, that saw the Lankan fielders throwing themselves around inside the circle, and saving valuable runs, completely unaware of the butchery was going to ensue. However, Maxwell’s innings snuffed out India’s hopes as the visitors chased the target with two balls to spare. Australian Glenn Maxwell has become the fastest man to score 3,000 ODI runs, reaching the milestone in 92 fewer balls than his nearest rival. Who was that person? “Glenn has too many games where he doesn't contribute with the bat. The Aussies had also won the first T20I in Vizag by three wickets on Sunday. 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