IPL 2017: Maxwell Glenn the Big Show of Kings XI Punjab

IPL 2017: Maxwell Glenn the Big Show of Kings XI Punjab


The Austrailian big player also called “Big Show” Glenn Maxwell begins IPL career by signing for Delhi Daredevils in 2012. The 28 years old player is well known for many variations of sweep shots. In the year 2013, he was moved to Mumbai Indians with sign up the contract of 1 million made the top in the list of most expensive player of IPL 2013. Now for IPL 2017 season, he is leading the team for Kings XI Punjab.


He shines brighter in world cup 2015, although the quickest fielder of the ground he was also shown hitting power scoring 100 runs in just 51 balls, making the second highest quickest century scorer in the world cup. Recording to ICC ranking he also comes in the list of top 10 ODI batsman in the year 2015. On 20 March 2013, Maxwell completes his test debut against India. He also made his test debut for the Austrailia playing against Afghanistan in the year 2012.

He was also selected in the team going for world cup 2015. He is also second Austrailian cricketers who have listed in for scoring centuries in all three formats ODIS, Test and T20 including his name with 13 other players who have achieved this feat.

In the previous IPL held on 2014, he was brought up by Kings XI Punjab. In the year 2015 he was with the same team but was the drop in the year 2016 for not so good performance. Now it will be interesting to see if he continues to play hitting hard in upcoming IPL 2017 going to be started on April 5. The teammate and wicket-keeper of Kings XI Punjab Wriddhiman Saha said that their would be no problem playing under Glenn Maxwell for Kings XI Punjab and will follow the decision taken by captain. Playing in Indain team Saha has beat Australian 2-1 in four test series.

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