Glenn Maxwell, born on 14 October 1988, is an international cricket player from Australia, who plays ODI and Twenty20 matches. He has also played Test matches and represents Melbourne Stars and Victoria in Australian domestic leagues. Maxwell also plays in English County Cricket and the Indian Premier League (IPL). In this article, you will learn about Glenn Maxwell income, earnings, matches, early life, networth, professional career, house, cars and other information.
GLENN MAXWELL LIFE
Glenn James Maxwell was born in Kew, Victoria in Australia. His father was Neil Maxwell and his mother Joy Maxwell. He also had two siblings Daniel and Lisa Maxwell. He began as a pace bowler for South Belgrave CC before remodelling his style to off-spin. Maxwell had a tendency to play big extravagant shots and thus earned the nickname “The Big Show” from teammates and the media.
GLENN MAXWELL INCOME 2020: $3 MILLION (APPROX)
Glenn Maxwell isn’t married but has had multiple girlfriends in the past. At first, he was the partner to Jayne Egeberg, whom he dated since his debut for the Australian cricket team. However, their relationship didn’t last long and currently, Glenn Maxwell girlfriend is Australian journalist Candice Wyatts. Maxwell has been pretty vocal about this relationship and shared photos on the internet of the two of them.
GLENN MAXWELL CAREER
Maxwell joined the Victorian cricket team in July 2009. He played and was named the Player of the Tournament in the Hong Kong Sixes tournament in 2010, where Australia emerged winners. Maxwell debuted in first-class cricket for Victoria in the 2010-11 season against NSW, where he scored 38 and took two catches and two wickets as well.
In 2011-12 he also played in the Ryobi Cup and was part of the Melbourne Renegades in the BBL. Maxwell entered the Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2012 when he was signed by Delhi Daredevils. However, he only played two games that season. Maxwell was a part of the Australian squad at the ICC World Twenty20 in 2012 at Sri Lanka.
He did not have a very memorable performance but Australia reached the semi-finals with ease. Maxwell made his Test debut in March 2013 against India. In 2014, Kings XI Punjab bought him in the IPL and he scored 95 runs from 43 balls in the opening match.
Cricinfo included him in the Cricinfo IPL XI that season for his stellar performance. The Australian national squad included him in the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup, where he was named a part of the ‘Team of the Tournament‘. The Allan Border Medal ceremony in 2016 honoured Maxwell as the Men’s ODI Player of the Year.
Maxwell won the Man of the Match award against India in a T20 in February 2019. He was absent from the IPL but was a part of the 2019 Australian World Cup squad.
GLENN MAXWELL SALARY
Glenn Maxwell earnings mainly come from his IPL and Big Bash matches. Delhi Daredevils picked him up in 2012 for ₹1 million. Glenn Maxwell income then soared to over ₹53 million with Mumbai Indians in the next year. The next four years saw steady Glenn Maxwell earnings, ₹60 million per year under Kings XI Punjab till 2017. Glenn Maxwell salary then rose to ₹90 million when he re-joined Delhi Daredevils, contributing to Glenn Maxwell networth. Finally, in 2020, he rejoined Kings XI Punjab and Glenn Maxwell salary became a whopping ₹107.5 million.
All of these sources of Glenn Maxwell income have contributed to networth of Glenn Maxwell. His involvement in the Australian Big Bash League also adds to Glenn Maxwell income. The BBL has a salary cap of $1.7 million, so Glenn Maxwell earnings should be similar to that figure. Glenn Maxwell income from IPL sources alone amounts to a staggering ₹492 million. We can say, based on sources, that Glenn Maxwell networth in 2020 is approximately $36 million. Therefore, Glenn Maxwell is one of the richest Australian cricket players.
GLENN MAXWELL HOUSE AND CARS
Glenn Maxwell house is located at Belgrave South in Australia. The house is situated around 50 meters from the South Belgrave Cricket ground. He isn’t married yet and lives there with his parents.
Glenn Maxwell car used to be a second-hand Nissan Maxima, which he had repurchased for just $8000. Now with increased Glenn Maxwell networth from a successful career, he owns Mitsubishi four-wheelers and other similar cars.
Glenn Maxwell is an extremely popular and capable cricket player. He had an inconsistent start but soon his career flourished thanks to his scoring capabilities. Now he is one of the richest Australian cricketers and one of the most valuable members in any team as an all-rounder.