#Glenn Maxwell

23 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
RCB head coach Mike Hesson discusses with management in a mock auction. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ @RCBtweets)

  • Speculation were doing rounds that CSK and RCB would bid for Steve Smith
  • Eventually, Delhi Capitals bought Smith for Rs 2.2 crore
  • Hesson said during a mock auction that Smith does not bowl, not even occasionally so it was better not to bid for him

23 Feburary.Australia
Vini Raman and Glenn Maxwell posted a picture from last year on his social media. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@gmaxi_32)

  • Vini Raman posted a picture on Instagram recently celebrating 1 year engagement anniversary with cricketer Glenn Maxwell
  • Vini is an Indian origin pharmacist in Melbourne
  • She helped Glenn Maxwell acknowledge his mental health issues  

22 Feburary
New Zealand have lost only once at home this season. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ICC)

  • New Zealand have taken a 1-0 lead in the five-match T20I series
  • Devon Convoy top-scored with an unbeaten 99
  • Trent Boult and Tim Southee took 2 wickets each as Australia were bundled out for 131

22 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Glenn Maxwell and Jimmy Neesham are former Punjab Kings teammates. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Glenn Maxwell posted a photo with Vini Raman on Instagram
  • Jimmy Neesham made a witty remark on the post 
  • Neesham had also featured in Raman's birthday wish for Maxwell in October

19 Feburary.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Star players such as England's explosive batsman Jason Roy missed out on a buyer in the IPL 2021 player auction. (Photo credit: Twitter/@engalndcricket)

  • 164 Indian, 125 overseas and three associated nation players went under the hammer
  • Only 57 players were sold out of the 292 available
  • Star players like Marnus Labuschagne, Aaron Finch and Hanuma Vihari did not find a bidder 

19 Feburary.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
A total of 57 players were sold for over Rs 145 crore in the mini-auction held in Chennai on Thursday. (Photo credit: Twitter/@IPL)

  • Steve Smith was the first big buy of the auction, with the Delhi Capitals paying Rs 2.2 crore for the Australian batsman
  • The Royal Challengers Bangalore acquired New Zealand's Kyle Jamieson for Rs 15 crore
  • The Punjab Kings signed Australia's Jhye Richardson for Rs 14 crore

18 Feburary.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Rajasthan Royals had released skipper Steve Smith ahead of the mini auction. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • The IPL 2021 auction was held in Chennai
  • A total of 164 Indian and 125 foreign players went under the hammer
  • Chris Morris became the most expensive player bought for the IPL

18 Feburary.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Chris Morris went to Rajasthan Royals and Krishanappa Gowtham went to Chennai Super Kings. (Photo credit: AFP/Instagram/gowthamyadav1)

  • The IPL 2021 auction saw some intense bidding wars for international players
  • Jhye Richardson, Shahrukh Khan among others attracted big money
  • All teams, except Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore, completed their  squad

18 Feburary.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell will join a prolific batting line-up featuring the likes of Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers in the Royal Challengers Bangalore. (PTI Photo)

  • RCB emerged victorious in a bidding war with the CSK to secure Glenn Maxwell's services
  • Maxwell scored just 108 runs and took three wickets in the 2020 IPL season
  • "The Sensex and Maxwell.... prices and fundaments.....well!!" cricket commentator Harsha Bhogle tweeted

18 Feburary.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Australia's Glenn Maxwell was snapped up by Royal Challengers Bangalore. (Photo credit: File/PTI)

  • Glenn Maxwell scored a total of 108 runs in 14 matches in IPL 2020
  • RCB described Maxwell's addition as "Big show"
  • Earlier, Maxwell had been a part of the Punjab Kings