Glenn Maxwell shall be out of motion for an prolonged interval attributable to a damaged leg, which he suffered at a birthday party in Melbourne on Saturday. As per a report in ESPNCricinfo, the accident left the all-rounder with a fracture in his fibula, following which he additionally underwent a surgical procedure.
The report talked about that the accident occurred whereas Maxwell was operating in a yard with the individual celebrating the birthday. It was then Maxwell’s leg obtained trapped and he slipped. It is being reported that neither of the 2 have been intoxicated.
For the time being, Maxwell has been dominated out of the upcoming ODI sequence between Australia and England. However, it’s predicted that the all-rounder would possibly miss the whole Big Bash League season.
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Australia’s nationwide selector George Bailey shared an replace on the identical and stated Maxwell “is in good spirit”.
“It was an unfortunate accident and we feel for Glenn in the circumstances given he was in great touch in his last few games. Glenn is a critical part of our white-ball structure and we will continue to support him through his recovery and rehabilitation,” Bailey was quoted as saying in the report.
Maxwell’s IPL franchise the Royal Challengers Bangalore additionally wished the all-rounder a speedy restoration. “Wishing you a speedy recovery, @Gmaxi_32. Can’t wait to see you smash them cricket balls again!” the franchise wrote on social media.
Sean Abbott will exchange the all-rounder in the upcoming matches in opposition to England. The upcoming sequence in opposition to England begins from November 17 in Adelaide. The motion will then shift to Sydney and Melbourne and can conclude on November 22.
Both the nations had earlier engaged in a T20I sequence, which the vacationers gained 2-0 after the ultimate encounter was known as off attributable to rain.
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Australia wicketkeeper-batter Josh Inglis was earlier dominated out of the T20 World Cup after he lower his hand whereas enjoying golf on the eve of the showpiece occasion.
England star Jonny Bairstow additionally was not a part of the match attributable to a damaged ankle, after he slipped whereas enjoying golf.