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Glenn Maxwell, a Phenomenal Player of AUS

Glenn Maxwell, Man of the Match, AUS vs IND ODI 3

Glenn Maxwell was chosen as “Man of the Match” in the recent AUS vs India match. Obviously due to his astonishing performance in the ODI 3. Yet he grabbed 4 major wickets of India including Sharma, Sundar, Kohli and Iyer. However he also catch the shots of two major players. So, applaud for his outstanding Achievement.

Victorian Glenn Maxwell, one of the world’s most dynamic and fascinating batsmen, has revolutionized one-day and T20 batting.

Moreover, he also built worldwide attention in 2013. Therefore, he signed a million-dollar contract with Indian premier.

Hence, he made his debut for Australia in white-ball cricket during the team’s ODI tour of India in late 2013. Also get 172 of his 248 runs in boundaries. After a fantastic season with kings XI Punjab. Maxwell validated his IPL hype by finishing as the league’s third highest run-scorer.

Personal Information of Glenn Maxwell

Full nameGlenn James Maxwell
BornOct,14,1988 (age 34) Kew, Australia
SpouseVini Raman
height182 cm
battingRight handed
bowlingRight arm
roleBatting all rounder
World cup2015 Australia & New Zealand
T20 world cup2021 UAE & Oman
International information 
National sideAustralia 2012-present
Test debut2 march 2013 (India)
Last test4 September 2017 (Bangladesh)
ODI debut25 august 2012 (Afghanistan)
Last ODI17 march 2023 (India)
ODI shirt no32 formerly 28
T20I debut5 September 2012 (Pakistan)
Last T20I4 November 2022 (Afghanistan)
T20I shirt no32 formerly 28
Career DebutsODI Debut 25 August 2012 T20I Debut 5 September 2012 Test Debut 2 March 2013
Personal Information of Glen Maxwell
Glenn Maxwell
Glenn Maxwell

Career start-up

Maxwell was born in Victoria, and began his career with South Belgrave CC. He started out as a fast bowler before changing his run-up and became and off spin bowler. Despite this, he has a shockingly powerful and precise throw that he can use to force runouts.

Maxwell teammates and the media dubbed him “the big show” because of his confidence and proactivity for playing spectacular shots, particularly a broad variety of sweep shots. He, on the other hand, favors the moniker “maxi”

Domestic and early career

Maxwell first joined the Victorian team in July of 2015. Moreover, he was brought into the FDR squad when Andrew McDonald was hurt in November. Hence, Maxwell was voted player of the event at the 2010 Hong Kong cricket sixes event, when Australia won the title for the first time.

Maxwell has been chosen to represent Australia in the 2020 emerging player’s tournament. In the final, he scored 69 points against India.

In 2010-11, he made his first–class debut for Victoria against NSW. Hence, He took two catches, two wickets, and scored 38 runs in that match.

Therefore, he shot to national prominence after scoring a match-winning 51 off 19 balls in a Ryobi Cup game against was Australia’s fastest half century in domestic one day history.

He then had an outstanding shield performance against South Australia. Hence, he scored 233 and 403 and collecting three catches to earn the man of the match award against Queensland, he scored 38 and 61.

Glenn Maxwell
Glenn Maxwell

International Career

ICC World T20 Cup 2012

Maxwell was named to Australia’s squad for the ICC world20 in Sri Lanka in 2012. During his conference, he said “I am confident and now I can perform at this level. In addition, I am hoping to be the X factor that Australia requires to win this tournament. Hence, this could be a run out, a spectacular catch, a breakthrough wicket with the ball, or tremendous hitting. I am particularly enjoying the x factor label. Although, I don’t have too many doubts and I don’t think I will try to back down any time soon.

Tours such as the World Twenty20

Maxwell has been picked to Australia’s 15 man squad for the ICC world twenty20 in Bangladesh in 2014.Also, he had a strong start to the competition, scoring 74 off 33 balls against Pakistan in Australia’s first group stage encounter. Also, it includes seven fours and six sixes. At the end, he concluded the series as Australia’s second top run scorer, with 147 runs scored at an average of 36.75 and a strike rate of 210.00.Hence, Australia was eliminated from the tournament yet again.

Moreover, Maxwell traveled to Zimbabwe with the Australian one day team for a triangle one day international series.

Additionally, he took 93 off 46 balls against Zimbabwe, 7 against South Africa, 13 and 1-41 against Zimbabwe, 2 and 2-22 against South Africa, and 1 wicket for 12 runs against South Africa in the final. Hence, the tri-series was won by South Africa.

Therefore, Maxwell returned to the test team in October 2014, playing the second match of the series against Pakistan in the UAE. Also, he struck out 37 times in the first inning and only four times in the second, finishing with a 0-78 record.

Although, he fared better in one day internationals, taking 21 and 2-29.0-19 and 78 off 81 balls awarded him man of the match. Also, 20 off 21 balls and 2-41 gave him another man of the match award.

Glenn Maxwell
Glenn Maxwell

Career Stats of Glenn Maxwell

Recent Matches

India vs Australia54/40RajkotODI # 4657
Kent vs Warwickshire811/45 and 0/17CanterburyFC
Essex vs Bears320/28BirminghamT20
Durham vs Bears100/9BirminghamT20
Notts vs Bears192/20NottinghamT20
Recent Matches Summary

Last/debut Matches of Glenn Maxwell

Test match

DebutAustralia vs India  at Hyderabad – March 02 – 05, 2013
LastAustralia vs Bangladesh at Chattogram – Sep 04 – 07, 2017
Test Match Summary

ODI Matches

DebutAfghanistan vs Australia at Sharjah – August 25, 2012
LastAustralia vs India at Rajkot – Sep  27, 2023
ODI Matches Summary

T20I Matches

DebutPakistan vs Australia at Dubai (DSC) – Sep 5, 2012
LastAfghanistan vs Australia at Adelaide – Nov 4, 2022
T20I Matches

T20 Matches

DebutVictoria vs NSW at Melbourne – Jan 2, 2010
LastEssex vs Bears – July 06, 2023
Domestic Matches


  1. Maxwell has how many centuries?

He has three centuries.

  • Is Maxwell a good hitter?

Yes, he is a very smart batsman. Moreover, he hits a lot of stylish shots such as whole boundary cut, late cut, cover drive square cut, square drive, hook, pull and so on.

  • What is Maxwell’s highest IPL score?

Glenn Maxwell appeared in 124 IPL games, scoring 2719 runs in 120 innings. Glenn Maxwell’s best IPL score is 95.

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