“They haven’t had a lot else to talk about in the last few months” – Glenn Maxwell opens up on his devastating WC knock against Afghanistan


Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has been the subject of much discussion since his extraordinary performance against Afghanistan in the 2023 ODI World Cup. The Victorian cricketer achieved a rare feat by becoming the first batter to score a double-century in ODIs while chasing. With Australia reeling at 91-7 while chasing 292, Maxwell’s unbeaten 201, alongside Pat Cummins, stunned everyone and led to one of the greatest comebacks in ODI history.

Speaking to reporters ahead of the T20 World Cup 2024 fixture against Afghanistan, Maxwell humorously acknowledged his impact: “They haven’t had a lot else to talk about in the last few months. I do find a lot of people will come up and discuss that innings during the World Cup, which is nice. It’s nice to have been able to touch and affect so many people and hopefully inspire them to want to play the game. But I’ve been able to park it and move on.”

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Maxwell’s candid remark highlights both his humility and the lasting impact of his performance. Despite a challenging IPL 2024 season for the Royal Challengers Bengaluru (RCB), he has continued to shine in the T20 World Cup. Maxwell thrives in tough situations, where his adaptability and skill come to the fore. As Australia remains unbeaten in the competition, fans eagerly await more memorable moments from this dynamic all-rounder.

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