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India vs Australia: ‘I can still perform really well’, Maxwell keen to return strong against India after IPL debacle

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell had a horrendous Indian Premier League season with the Kings XI Punjab this 12 months. He is called one of many specialists of the shortest format, nevertheless, he struggled for consistency all through the match. Maxwell managed simply 108 runs from 11 innings within the season which ended and not using a single most. Neither he might get a fifty-plus rating.

The 32-year-old had a terrific run in and towards England, simply earlier than becoming a member of the KXIP camp within the UAE. He cracked 186 runs in three ODIs, together with a match-winning 108-run innings within the third ODI at Outdated Trafford. However he immediately misplaced the contact in IPL.

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As he gears up for the cricketing summer time at house, Maxwell is assured about returning to type towards India within the limited-overs collection, starting November 27.

“Yeah, I’m positive we’ll be wonderful. I used to be simply hitting the ball wonderful, however wasn’t getting a lot of a crack. And I’m simply wanting on the greater image and understanding my position inside the Australian aspect; making an attempt to place the IPL apart and take into consideration what I have to do to prepare for each sport,” Maxwell stated in a media interplay.

“And [I] simply know that I’m doing the precise issues and that when the time comes, once I want it, I can nonetheless carry out rather well,” he added.

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Maxwell talked concerning the tough patch he had within the IPL. He acknowledged that it turned out to be unsatisfactory principally because of the state of affairs he batted in.

“It didn’t have something to do with the pitches in any respect. I suppose it was extra to do with the period of time I had left within the sport many of the instances. I used to be both rebuilding or making an attempt to go from ball one with solely a few balls left,” stated Maxwell.

“In case you don’t hit it, you’re in a little bit of hassle. I don’t take an excessive amount of out of it. I’m nonetheless coaching as laborious as ever and nonetheless engaged on the precise issues. However I got here from arguably among the best innings I’ve performed in my profession [at Old Trafford] to not having the ability to clear the ropes. I don’t take an excessive amount of out of that,” the Aussie all-rounded added.


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