Friday, 22 November 2019

Tag Archives: Glenn Maxwell

Virat Kohli hails Maxwell for taking mental health break

MUMBAI: India skipper Virat Kohli has lauded Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell’s courage to take a break from cricket because of mental health issues and said international players should be looked after. Maxwell left Australia’s Twenty20 Internationa (T20I) squad last month during a series against touring Sri Lanka. The move by ...

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‘Mentally unfit’ Nic Maddinson out of Pakistan tour

MELBOURNE: Nic Maddinson has withdrawn from Australia A’s match against Pakistan on mental health grounds, Cricket Australia said yesterday. Maddinson, who played three Tests for Australia in 2016, has previously struggled with mental health issues and took a break from the game in 2017 after being dropped from the Test ...

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Glenn Maxwell takes indefinite break from cricket

MELBOURNE: Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell announced that he is taking an indefinite break from the game for mental health reasons, ESPNcricinfo has reported. He will not be a part of Australia squad for the third T20I against Sri Lanka and will miss out on the home T20I series against Pakistan ...

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David Warner hits ton as Australia rout Sri Lanka

MELBOURNE: David Warner thumped a maiden Twenty20 international century as Australia kicked off their home summer with a ruthless 134-run thrashing of Sri Lanka at Adelaide Oval on Sunday. Warner’s unbeaten 100 off 56 balls fired Australia to a total of 233 for two on a sunny afternoon, before the ...

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It’d be great to win 5-0, says Glenn Maxwell

DUBAI: Glenn Maxwell and Australia are targeting a 5-0 sweep of Pakistan to finish their dual tour of India and the UAE, which has delivered the tourists as a group and Maxwell himself an enormous amount of growth. “It’s very exciting for us, and that’s all the motivation you need, ...

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Maxwell upbeat ahead of T20 fever

DUBAI: Australia’s swashbuckling batsman Glenn Maxwell is eagerly looking forward to take on Pakistan in the three match T20I series. The opening game of the series will be played on October 24 in Abu Dhabi followed by the business end in at the Dubai International Stadium in Dubai. The 2nd& ...

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Glenn Maxwell ‘shocked’ and ‘hurt’ by fixing allegations

SYDNEY: Glenn Maxwell has spoken about his anger at being linked to allegations of spot-fixing in an investigative documentary, while also revealing he has previously reported suspicious on-field events in IPL matches to anti-corruption officials. An Al Jazeera exploration of corruption in cricket alleged that Australian players were involved in ...

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Glenn Maxwell powers Australia to T20 win over Zimbabwe

HARARE: Glenn Maxwell hit a half-century for Australia as they chased down Zimbabwe’s 151 for nine with a ball to spare in a tightly-contested Twenty-20 match on Friday. Maxwell’s 56 – his first half century since February against England in Hobart – helped ease the pain for an Australian middle ...

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Maxwell century scripts Australia’s victory over England

HOBART: After being contentiously omitted from Australia’s team for the one-day global series which England won 4-1, Maxwell re-emphasized his allround value in the shortest format with his second consecutive match-winning performance. That proved the trigger for England to slump badly, as Australia took 6-43 and threatened to skittle the ...

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Curran steps up as England beat Australia in final ODI

PERTH: England finished their testing tour of Australia on a high Sunday with a thrilling 12-run win in the fifth and final one-day international in Perth. In the first match at the new Perth Stadium, the tourists set Australia 260 to win in front of a record West Australian cricket ...

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