It all happened on the last ball of the 34th over when Shaheen Afridi, bowling from around the wicket, delivered a length ball. Maxwell, shifting his front foot, attempted to drive it straight down the ground, but instead, he lofted it in the air, leading to a secure catch by Babar Azam.
Meanwhile, the moment Maxwell walked out to bat at M Chinnaswamy, he was greeted with a resounding welcome from the crowd, as “RCB, RCB” chants filled the air.
Here it’s important to note that Glenn Maxwell, the iconic Australian all-rounder, is a beloved figure in the Indian Premier League, playing for the Royal Challengers Bangalore.
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However, Maxwell failed to rise to the occasion, much to the disappointment of the fans in the stadium, as he was dismissed without scoring. Notably, Maxwell’s World Cup journey in 2023 hasn’t been impressive, as he hasn’t managed to exceed 32 runs in the four matches he has played for Australia