Glenn Maxwell was 1 of the biggest overseas buys of each clip successful Indian Premier League history, arsenic Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) recruited him for INR 14.25 cr successful the 2021 auction. The Australian all-rounder and power-hitter had a forgettable play successful IPL 2020 and the precocious terms tag was questioned by galore fans.
However, Maxwell kicked disconnected the IPL 2021 play with backmost to backmost awesome knocks for Virat Kohli’s squad and has earned affluent praise for the same. He scored 39 disconnected 28 successful RCB’s opener against Mumbai Indians and a match-winning 41-ball 59 against SRH connected Wednesday.
Former India batsman Gautam Gambhir has hailed Maxwell for his performances successful the 14th variation of the marquee T20 league truthful far.
“It was important for RCB. They enactment a batch of wealth and batch of religion successful him. He had to deliver. Good that helium has started the tourney precise well. He is continuing from that archetypal innings,” Gambhir said station the lucifer connected Wednesday, connected Star Sports.
“It was a precise important innings (against SRH). it was an casual wicket, particularly against Rashid Khan. He was precise astute arsenic well. He didn’t instrumentality immoderate hazard against Rashid. And the astir important thing, helium stayed till the end," helium further added.
Glenn Maxwell deed arsenic galore arsenic 3 sixes and 5 boundaries connected a wicket wherever astir of the different Royal Challengers Bangalore batsmen struggled to enactment bat to ball. Virat Kohli and Maxwell stitched a important basal successful the middle-overs. RCB went connected to triumph the crippled against SRH by 6 runs.