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Glenn Maxwell’s birthday post for his fiancee Vini Raman is winning the internet
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Glenn Maxwell’s birthday post for his fiancee Vini Raman is winning the internet

On Wednesday, Australian power-hitter Glenn Maxwell took to Instagram to share a lovely picture with his Indian-origin fiancee Vini Raman to wish her birthday.Maxi posted a photo in his Instagram story with Vini and captioned it: “Happy Birthday To My Amazing Fiancee”.Glenn Maxwell (Pic Source: Instagram)The adorable couple announced their engagement in February last year.Maxwell is currently in New Zealand for the ongoing five-match T20I series against the Black Caps.The right-handed batsman, who struggled to perform in the Indian Premier League (IPL) last year, was bought for a whopping price again as Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) roped him for INR 14.25 at the recently-concluded players’ auction in Chennai.Maxwell represented Kings XI Punjab, now Punjab Kings, in the 13th season...
WATCH – Glenn Maxwell breaks a seat with a monster six at Wellington stadium
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WATCH – Glenn Maxwell breaks a seat with a monster six at Wellington stadium

After back-to-back low scores, Australia’s Glenn Maxwell finally showed his vintage avatar as he scored 70 off just 31 balls to reclaim his form in the third T20I against New Zealand at Sky Stadium in Wellington on Wednesday.During his explosive knock, Maxwell even demolished a seat at Westpac Stadium, which was completely empty due to lockdown restrictions in New Zealand.It all happened in the 17th over of the Australian innings bowled by Kiwi all-rounder James Neesham. The right-armer delivered a short of a good length ball, and Maxwell quickly read it as he clobbered the white leather for a huge six over square leg. The Victorian hit the ball so hard that it broke a seat in the stands.Here is the video:THE BIG SHOW 🔥 don’t worry New Zealand, he can afford to pay for the repairs. #NZ...
IPL 2021 Auction: Morris, Moeen, Maxwell gain in bidding frenzy
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IPL 2021 Auction: Morris, Moeen, Maxwell gain in bidding frenzy

Although teams purchased good players with their money, bidding war meant some of them perhaps purchased players at inflated prices. Here are four worst bids made to procure overseas players during the IPL Auction 2021.Moeen AliMoeen Ali is useful with the ball and bat but probably not worth the paycheck he got at the IPL 2021 auction. He recently had a moderate all-round outing during the second Test between India and England in Chennai. Perhaps CSK needed his services in 2021 to form a good team combination, but its bid price of Rs 7 crore seemed a bit on the higher side, especially considering players such as Shakib Al Hasan, a superior all-rounder, was procured for Rs 3.20 crore.Glenn MaxwellMaxwell’s price of Rs 14.25 crore was based purely on his proven capabilities in white-ball...
Glenn Maxwell reveals the name of a team he would like to play for in IPL 2021
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Glenn Maxwell reveals the name of a team he would like to play for in IPL 2021

Australian power-hitter Glenn Maxwell will be back in the players’ auction of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 after Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) released him ahead of the bidding process. The swashbuckling all-rounder had a disastrous outing in IPL 2020 in United Arab Emirates (UAE) where he failed to score even one six for his franchise KXIP.After the poor season in IPL last year, the 32-year-old T20 specialist showed his rich form in Australia’s limited-overs fixtures against India. He carried the momentum in the recently concluded Big Bash League (BBL) 2020-21 and finished the tournament as second-highest run-getter for his team Melbourne Stars.Now, Maxwell has set his base price at INR 2 crore for the mini-auction, and quite a few teams will be eager to secure the services of big-hittin...
4 players Delhi Capitals can target in the upcoming auction
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4 players Delhi Capitals can target in the upcoming auction

Delhi Capitals (DC) enjoyed a phenomenal season in the IPL 2020. Under the captaincy of Shreyas Iyer, DC reached the finals and ended the tournament as runners-up. The strong Indian core and a high-quality overseas group made a perfect balance for Capitals to dominate other teams in the previous edition of the cash-rich league.Ahead of the mini-auction, DC have released the likes of Mohit Sharma, Tushar Deshpande, Keemo Paul, Sandeep Lamichhane, Alex Carey and Jason Roy. They now have three spots remaining for foreign cricketers and five for Indians. Considering the current group, DC need few players who could come in as a backup for already settled players.Let’s have a look at four such players that DC might target in the upcoming mini-auction:1.) Marnus Labuschagne(Image Source: Twit...
4 players MS Dhoni-led CSK might target in the upcoming auction
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4 players MS Dhoni-led CSK might target in the upcoming auction

The Super Kings will look to make the best combination in the upcoming auction. The auction of IPL 2021 will occur in the third week of February in Chennai. The mini-auction of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 will take place in Chennai on Thursday (February 18). Just like every season, It’s going to be an event where a mix of uncapped and experienced players will go under the hammer.Earlier this week, all the eight franchises had announced their list of released players. As many as 55 players were released including some big names of the fascinating sport. All the eight teams will work hard to pick some top players.Three-time champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) had released the likes of Harbhajan Singh, Piyush Chawla, Murali Vijay and Kedar Jadhav and they will try to explore all opt...
4 Teams that can target Glenn Maxwell in IPL 2021 auction
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4 Teams that can target Glenn Maxwell in IPL 2021 auction

Glenn Maxwell was released by Kings XI Punjab ahead of IPL 2021 auction. Maxwell could not hit a single six during IPL 2020 in UAE. The players’ auction of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 is set to take place in Chennai on Thursday (February 18). All the eight franchises will participate in the mini-auction. The team owners had already submitted their list of retained and released players on January 20. However, the trading window is currently active and is supposed to close on February 4.Just like every edition, teams will look for some specialist all-rounders who could act as a balance in the side. One such player who might attract teams is Australian superstar Glenn Maxwell.Maxwell will be back in the IPL auction once again as Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) released him last week. Maxi ha...
WATCH – Sam Harper collides with Liam Hatcher; Glenn Maxwell trolls both the players
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WATCH – Sam Harper collides with Liam Hatcher; Glenn Maxwell trolls both the players

Melbourne Stars defeated Melbourne Renegades by 6 wickets on Sunday. Sam Harper and Liam Hatcher crashed with each other during the match. In the 42nd match of the ongoing Big Bash League (BBL) 2020-21, Melbourne Stars have defeated Melbourne Renegades by six wickets at Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Sunday.During the match, a display of sportsmanship was spotted when an ugly collision incident took place between two players.It all happened in the 17th over when Renegades’ Sam Harper tried to play a terrible scoop, but he failed and eventually ran for a single. Harper was looking for the ball as it went straight up while Stars bowler Liam Hatcher stormed towards the ball to stop the run. In the process, the pair slammed into each other.But in a lovely exhibition of sportsmanship, t...