Glenn Maxwell

  • IPL 2014, Week-1 Review: All's Maxwell in season seven 23-04-2014 12:59 PM

    A week and nine games into Indian Premier League's season seven, cricket - as the IPL's legally-appointed caretaker Sunil Gavaskar promised - has taken centrestage in the UAE, while the muck-clearing process is limited to courtrooms back home. The first seven days of IPL 7 ended with the anniversary of...
  • IPL 7: Shikhar Dhawan unhappy with Hyderabad's sloppy fielding 23-04-2014 09:46 AM

    Sharjah: Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper Shikhar Dhawan on Tuesday put the blame for their crushing 72-run defeat against Kings XI Punjab on their fielding lapses and batting failure during an IPL match in Sharjah. "We dropped lots of catches, especially the Maxwell catch and after that he went on to score...
  • Glenn Maxwell bats Punjab to third straight victory in IPL 7 22-04-2014 11:13 PM

    A disciplined allround performance by the Kings XI Punjab helped them register their third victory on the trot in IPL 7, beating Sunrisers Hyderabad by 72 runs in Sharjah on Tuesday. Punjab rode on Glenn Maxwell's blistering 43-ball-95 to set a mammoth 194-run target against Shikhar Dhawan-led Hyderabad. In reply,...
  • As it happened: Punjab vs Hyderabad, IPL 7, Match 9 22-04-2014 07:05 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) PRE-MATCH: Kings XI Punjab made a brilliant start in IPL 2014 as they chased down two big targets in two matches against Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals. Glenn Maxwell and David Miller have been the star performers for...
  • IPL 7: Hyderabad in way of Punjab's hat-trick 21-04-2014 05:13 PM

    The smartest buyers of the 2014 Indian Premier League (IPL) players' auction, Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) have played the smartest cricket in the first week of IPL 7. They have outplayed two past champions and overcome two targets in excess of 190 - engineered by their M-force. Glenn Maxwell and...
  • I'm not being able to score the winning runs: Glenn Maxwell 21-04-2014 09:08 AM

    Sharjah: His blistering 89-run knock set up the Kings XI Punjab's incredible victory over Rajasthan Royals but for Glenn Maxwell it was still an unfinished job as he was not there to hit the winning runs. It was David Miller, who finished it off in style, smashing his way to...
  • Kings XI Punjab's M-factor: Maxwell and Miller 21-04-2014 03:07 AM

    The M-factor for the Kings XI Punjab in the IPL 7 season seven seems to be working well. (Glenn) Maxwell and (David) Miller are the two juggernauts who again proved to be the match winners for the Punjab-based outfit. Maxwell and Miller underlined their credentials as big-match players by leading...
  • Maxwell, Miller fireworks power Punjab to seven-wicket win over Rajasthan 20-04-2014 11:59 PM

    Glenn Maxwell played a whirlwind knock of 89 runs before David Miller provided the finishing touches with a breathtaking 19-ball 51 as Kings XI Punjab hammered Rajasthan Royals by seven wickets in a high-scoring IPL-7 match on Sunday. Chasing an imposing 192 to win, Maxwell and Miller put on an...
  • As it happened: Rajasthan vs Punjab, IPL 2014 20-04-2014 07:10 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Punjab pulled off a sensational chase of 205 runs to upset two-time champions Chennai Super Kings in Abu Dhabi on Friday, followed by Rajasthan's impressive four-wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH). Playing XIs: Rajasthan: Ajinkya Rahane, Abhishek Nayar, Sanju...
  • IPL 7: Kings XI Punjab's flair will be tested against gutsy Rajasthan Royals 19-04-2014 06:18 PM

    Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) got their campaigns off to a winning start in IPL 7, but one of them will taste their first defeat of the season on Sunday as they take each other on at the iconic Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Punjab pulled off a sensational...
  • IPL 7: Glenn Maxwell's 95 scripts Punjab's upset win over Chennai 18-04-2014 07:30 PM

    The Friday of April 18, 2014, in Abu Dhabi will be remembered for a swashbuckling show from Kings XI Punjab's Glenn Maxwell, whose knock of 95 in 43 balls pulled of a daunting chase to upset two-time champions Chennai Super Kings. Chennai were sitting pretty at the innings break on...
  • World T20: India trounce Australia by 73 runs to enter semis unbeaten 30-03-2014 10:08 PM

    The Indian juggernaut steamrolled Australia on Sunday amid bizarre scenes as the Aussies adopted a hit-or-perish approach to their chase of India's 159 for 7, which saw them getting bowled out for just 86. The 73-run win, India's fourth in a row, meant India will enter the semi-finals unbeaten as...
  • World T20: Australia next as India aim to stay unbeaten before semis 29-03-2014 10:40 PM

    India so far have got off to a dream start to their World Twenty20 campaign, winning three matches on the bounce and booking a place in the semi-finals of the tournament. On Sunday, MS Dhoni & Co run into Australia, who are desperate for a win in order to keep...
  • As it happened: Australia vs West Indies, WT20, Match 23 28-03-2014 02:22 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Sammy came on to score 34* in 13 balls, including two sixes in the final over, to help West Indies edge Australia by 6 wickets at Mirpur. TOSS: Australia won the toss and opted to bat against West Indies....
  • It's Maxwell versus Gayle as Australia take on West Indies in WT20 27-03-2014 02:12 PM

    Mirpur: Chris Gayle will be itching to get back to his power-hitting ways when West Indies lock horns with Australia, who will depend on Glenn Maxwell's pyrotechnics, during their crucial Group 2 League encounter of the ICC World Twenty20 on Friday. With scores of 34 and 48 in the two...
  • Attack is the best form of defence, says Glenn Maxwell 24-03-2014 06:03 PM

    Mirpur: After his scintillating innings of 73 off 34 balls against Paksitan though for a lost cause, Australian batsman Glenn Maxwell said he has worked his way on how to tackle spinners. "Attack is the best form of defence. We did not have too much choice there as the run...
  • WT20: Umar Akmal stars in Pakistan's win over Australia 23-03-2014 05:33 PM

    Mirpur, Bangladesh: A rejuvenated Pakistan brought their campaign back on track as they rode on Umar Akmal's scintillating 54-ball 94 to register a 16-run victory over tournament favourites Australia in the ICC World T20 here on Sunday. In the end, Glenn Maxwell's belligerent 33-ball-74 wasn't enough for Australia to chase...
  • Players bought on day one of 2014 IPL Auction 12-02-2014 05:11 PM

    The first day of the 2014 IPL auction saw 70 players being bought between eight franchises who went on a spending spree, especially in the opening session of the day. Yuvraj Singh was the top-earner with Rs. 14 crore after Royal Challengers Bangalore successfully bid for him. Dinesh Karthik was...
  • Hottest picks of IPL 2014 10-02-2014 01:04 PM

    New Zealand's Corey Anderson could be one of the most wanted player at the auction this year after his 36-ball century against the West Indies in the ODIs. The 23-year-old from Christchurch also had a good show against India in the ODIs. He took 10 wickets as well in the series, including a five-wicket-haul.The Ashes hero for Australia, Mitchell Johnson, would be on the radar of all the franchises after the Mumbai Indians surprisingly decided not to retain him. Last year, he took 24 wickets for Mumbai to help them win their maiden IPL title.Alex Hales is currently the No.1-ranked batsman in Twenty20 internationals and would be hoping for a top-bracket deal.
  • As it happened: Australia vs England, 1st T20 29-01-2014 01:36 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) Australia captain George Bailey won the toss and opted to bat against England in the first Twenty20 in Hobart. After a closely fought ODI series, Australia and England shift their focus to the shortest format of the game. Playing...
  • Australia eye Twenty20 world places against England 20-01-2014 11:47 AM

    Sydney: Cricket Australia on Monday challenged its Twenty20 squad to use the England series to fight for a place in the side heading to the short format's world championship. Australia unveiled a 14-man squad for the three matches against England with George Bailey named captain after being dropped from the...
  • 2nd ODI: Faulkner heroics seal dramatic Australia victory 17-01-2014 05:04 PM

    Brisbane: James Faulkner's sensational late assault powered Australia to a dramatic one-wicket victory over England in the second one-day international in Brisbane on Friday. Crushed 5-0 in the Ashes series and thumped in the first one-dayer in Melbourne, England sensed the chance of securing their first win over Australia on...
  • 1st ODI: Aaron Finch hundred guides Australia to win 12-01-2014 04:52 PM

    Melbourne: Aaron Finch made his second century in one-day cricket internationals, sharing a 163-run opening partnership with David Warner that lifted Australia to a six-wicket win over England Sunday in the first of a four-match series. Finch made 121 and Warner 65 as Australia, in a carefully measured chase, ran...
  • 7th ODI, Ind vs Aus: As it happened 02-11-2013 12:09 PM

    Scratching their chins pondering over what's enough to defend, MS Dhoni and George Bailey will once again bank on their batting arsenal in the series-deciding shootout at Bangalore. After two washouts and two wins each in the seven-match rubber, the seventh ODI at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium will decide who...
  • 6th ODI: India must beat Australia to take series into a decider 29-10-2013 05:42 PM

    Pressure is set to pile up on India's under-fire bowlers who will have to deliver in the sixth ODI against Australia in Nagpur if the hosts were to stay alive in the seven match series, which Australia lead 2-1. Washouts in Ranchi and Cuttack have turned the series into a...
  • India vs Australia, 4th ODI: Rain forces washout in Ranchi 23-10-2013 08:41 PM

    Ranchi: Rain played spoilsport as the fourth one-day international between India and Australia was called off on Wednesday, with the visitors still leading the seven-match series 2-1. Riding on quick-fire half-centuries by captain George Bailey (98) and Glenn Maxwell (92), Australia once again posted a good total (295 for 8)...
  • Aussies happy to fox Indians with short balls: Glenn Maxwell 21-10-2013 09:16 PM

    Ranchi: Allrounder Glenn Maxwell on Monday said there would be no let-up in Australia's strategy of targeting the Indian batsmen with the short-pitch deliveries when the two teams square off against each other in the fourth one-dayer on Wednesday. "I think the short ball has probably been our best strategy...