Despite failing with the bat in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020, Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell was purchased by Royal Challengers Bangalore for Rs 14.25 crore on the IPL public sale held in Chennai few days in the past. RCB’s choice to interrupt the financial institution for Maxwell has left everybody shocked, together with his Australia teammate David Warner.
During the first T20I towards New Zealand, Warner – who was sitting within the commentary field with former Australian opener Mark Waugh – stated that it was shocking to see that RCB spent a lot cash on Maxwell who was released by Punjab Super Kings on account of poor present with the bat.
“Not a bad result in the IPL auction for the ‘Big Show’ either,” Warner stated on-air.
Former Australian opener Mark Waugh responded, saying, “Considering his last IPL season.”
“It’s surprising, you get let go from your franchise and you get a lot more after being released,” Warner added.
In the match, Maxwell as soon as once more did not dwell as much as expectations as he returned to pavilion after scoring only one run. Australia had been defeated by 53 runs within the first T20 by New Zealand.
Earlier, former Australian participant Brad Hogg stated it was a ‘large danger to play Maxwell’.