Aussie batsman, Glenn Maxwell thinks winning a match come before scoring a hundred. Accordingly, Glenn Maxwell was in the moment of scoring bigger to bring a handsome score for the team and the right-hander did his duty properly.
Winning comes before scoring Century
Moreover, Scoring 98 runs from 82 balls, Glenn Maxwell missed his 18th century for only 2 runs. trying to hit bigger at that nervous moment. So the hard hitter has no complaints about it. “I’m not going to look back on my career when I did and think about all the hundreds I’ve missed. I’m going to think about the wins we had.”
Accordingly, Glen Maxwell steers the team at the suffering moment of the match in Dubai, losing 5 wickets by 140 runs. However, Maxwell keeps his passions to the team and survive to get a handsome score.
So he is happy to it. “It would have been nice to get a hundred but I was really happy with the way I played today. To put that partnership on with Carey, to get us to a total we thought we could defeat – I really proud of the way I went about it. The hundred doesn’t really matter too much to me.”
Determination for ICC World Cup-19
Acknowledging the creating mistakes to the match as a middle-order batsman, “I’ve made a lot of mistakes as a middle-order batter (in the past) and not quite made it to the time when I can go (attack). It becomes nice to be there for the back end and delay the bigger hitting until a little bit later when we felt like we could comfortably get to a total we could defend.”
Meanwhile, Australia has won seven matches in a row in Asia and declared their determination to the ICC World Cup-19. “The last two games I’ve come in a bit earlier when we’ve lost a few wickets back to back. And there’s been a little bit of pressure on when I’ve gone out. It’s actually been nice to get through that. Be able to get me in and not just go out and play a cameo knock in the last 10 overs.”
Therefore, Aussie batsman, Glenn Maxwell thinks winning a match come before scoring a hundred. Hope he will continue the form in the ICC World Cup-19 too.