Test- 2 March 2012 vs India in Hyderabad ODI- 25 August 2012 vs Afghanistan in Sharjah T20- 5 September 2012 vs Pakistan in Dubai
#32 (IPL, County Cricket)
Australia, Victoria, Cricket Australia Chairmans XI, Melbourne Renegades, Delhi Daredevils, Hampshire, Melbourne Stars, Mumbai Indians, Surrey, Australia A, Kings XI Punjab, Yorkshire
Nature on field
Likes to play against
India and England
Records (main ones)
• Fastest domestic 50 by an Australian, as he scored a 19-ball fifty for Victoria against Tasmania in Ryobi One-Day Cup 2011.
• Joint-fastest 50 for Australia in ODIs which he scored against India in Bangalore in 2013.
• Joint-fastest 50 of 18-balls for Australia in T20 along with David Warner, against Pakistan in Mirpur.
Career Turning Point
His quick 19-ball half century against Tasmania in the Ryobi One-Day Cup 2011.
Date of Birth
14 October 1988
Age (as in 2016)
Kew, Victoria, Australia
Zodiac sign/Sun sign
Father- Neil Maxwell Mother- Joy Maxwell Brother- Daniel Maxwell Sisters- N/A
He got angry at being dismissed in a Champions League T20 (CLT20) 2014 match and in frustration he hit a dustbin, after which apologized on twitter.
Batsman: Sachin Tendulkar, Adam Gilchrist, Micheal Hussey, Jonty Rhodes and Michael Bevan Bowler: Shane Warne
Maxwell started his cricketing career as a fast bowler, but later turned into an off spin bowler and aggressive batsman.
In 2011, he made his First-Class debut for Victoria against New South Wales.
In 2012, he made his IPL debut for Delhi Daredevils, but played only 2 games for them.
He is said to have mannerisms like former Australian captain Ricky Ponting on the field.
After Australia won the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, while he was busy in the on-field interviews with the media, he left the interview in the mid-way after he saw Sachin Tendulkar walking past, and hugged him.
He was declared the Player of the Tournament in IPL 7 in 2014 for his spectacular batting.
In 2014, during the 3rd ODI between Australia and Pakistan at Abu Dhabi where Pakistan only needed 2 runs to win in the final over with 2 wickets in hand. He did the impossible by bowling a double wicket maiden as Australia won by 1 run.