- RCB wins hat-trick in IPL 2021
- RCB beat KKR by 38 runs in Chennai
- Glenn Maxwell scored 78 runs in 49 balls.
- Virender Sehwag praised, posted meam
New Delhi / Chennai
Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2021 is still glowing to Glenn Maxwell. On the Chennai pitch, he has played three matches and scored every match. Interestingly, his personal score for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) has been increasing with every match. In the match against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on Sunday, Maxwell scored an innings of 78 runs which is his highest score in IPL 2021.
Maxwell scored 39 runs in the first match of the tournament against Mumbai Indians (MI). In the match with Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH), Maxwell scored 59 runs. Against KKR, Maxwell teamed up with Devadatta Paddikal. His bat was on fire. Maxwell hit 9 fours and 3 sixes in his innings of 78 runs. His strike rate was 159.18.
Sehwag said, Maxwell has finally come into its own color
Maxwell’s fiery innings impressed former Indian cricket team opener Virender Sehwag. Sehwag wrote in a tweet that Maxwell is finally playing in the IPL according to his talent. Sehwag also took a dig at Maxwell’s experience with previous IPL teams. He shared a video clip teasing the previous team owners, quoting Maxwell.
Former Tenz bowler RP Singh wrote that ‘Maxwell’s great innings. The six hit off the switch hit says a lot about his confidence this season. At the same time, Irfan Pathan wrote that while batting at number 4, Maxwell is able to use his full potential.
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Glenn Maxwell’s team keeps changing again and again.
Maxwell has been a part of four IPL teams including RCB. These include Kings XI Punjab (now Punjab Kings), Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals (formerly Delhi Daredevils). In 2014, Maxwell’s bat was fiercely spoken. Then Maxwell was a part of Punjab and he scored 552 runs in 16 matches.
His second best season was also for Punjab in 2017 when he scored 310 runs in 14 matches. The way Maxwell is scoring for RCB this year, they can break all their previous IPL records.
Sehwag praised Maxwell