Glenn Maxwell is an Australian Cricketer. Glenn’s popularly known for his nickname “The Big Show.” His career turning point was in the Ryobi One-Day Cup 2011 against Tasmania when his quick 19-balls half-century astonished everyone. He is considered to have mannerisms on the field, like Australian captain Ricky Ponting.
Glenn Maxwell’s birth name is Glenn James Maxwell. His nickname is Maxi. He was born on 14 October 1988. Glenn Maxwell is now 34 years old (as of 2022). His birthplace is Kew, Victoria, Australia. His hometown is Melbourne, Australia. Maxi’s father’s name is Neil Maxwell, and his mother’s name is Joy Maxwell. He has a sibling. His brother’s name is Daniel Maxwell. His parents are now living in Melbourne.
Glenn Maxwell started his journey as an international cricketer in 2012. His international debut was on 25 August 2012 against Afghanistan. His ODI debut was on 25 August 2012 against Afghanistan. His T20s debut was against Pakistan on 5 September 2012. His test debut was on 2 March 2013 against India.
Maxwell started his career as a fast bowler. But soon, he started playing as a batsman and changed his balling strategy. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm off-break bowler. His jersey number is #32 (Australia).
Maxwell started playing in the team IPL in 2012. At first, he played as a team member of the Delhi Daredevils. In 2013, he played for Mumbai Indians. From 2014 to 2017, Glenn Maxwell was a team member of Kings XI Punjab. In 2022, He is playing as a member of RCB.
Glenn Maxwell Net Worth
Glenn Maxwell earns his living through his cricket career. His estimated net worth is approximately USD 13 million.
Glenn Maxwell seemed to be in a relationship with Jayne Egeberg. After some years, they broke up. Then he was dating a journalist and news presenter named Candice Wyatt. They also ended their relationship after some months. Finally, on 18 March 2022, he married a Melbourne-based Indian girl. Her name is Vini Raman. She is a pharmacist in Australia.
Glenn Maxwell is an Australian all-rounder. His nationality is Australian. Glenn Maxwell’s zodiac sign is Libra, and his religion is Christianity. Maxwell is 5 feet and 11 inches (1.80 m) tall. He weighs 73 Kg or 161 lbs. Glenn’s chest size is 40 inches, and waist size is 32 inches, and his biceps are 13 inches. Glenn Maxwell’s eyes are light blue, and his hair color is Black.
Glenn Maxwell got angry about being dismissed in a Champions League T20 (CLT20) 2014. Being frustrated, he hit a dustbin. After the incident, he apologized on Twitter.
Glenn Maxwell has no political background, and he is not involved in politics.
- In 2011, Maxwell scored a 19-ball fifty for Victoria and became the fastest domestic 50 by an Australian.
- In 2013, he gained the joint-fastest 50 for Australia in ODIs against India.
- He scored the joint-fastest 50 of 18 balls for Australia and David Warner against Pakistan in T20.
Some Unknown Facts About Glenn Maxwell
- Maxwell’s favorite cricketer is Adam Gilchrist, Michael Bevan, Jonty Rhodes, Micheal Hussey, and Sachin Tendulkar.
- His favorite shot is a switch hit.
- He likes to play against England and India.
- Maxwell’s favorite color is white.
- His favorite food is chicken.
- His hobby is listening to music.