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BBL : Glenn Maxwell Signs Long-Term Deal with Melbourne Stars

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Glenn Maxwell, Australia’s limited over’s expert which is the finest all-rounder, who has signed a four year contract on Friday with the Big Bash League. The experienced cricketer has dedicated himself to his team until the ending of BBL-15.

In BBL Maxwell has been a exceptional player, who has been appearing in the competition since its 2012-13. Maxwell, who is third in the all-time BBL run-scoring list and scored a record-breaking 154 not out from just sixty four balls that to in the final round of  the Big Bash League11 this year, is considered one of the finest T20 player worldwide.

He makes a mark on T20 cricket across the world with his 360-degree batting, easy off-spin, athletic fielding and leadership skills. He has been captaining the Stars for the last four seasons, having previously captained Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

After closing out the long-term deal, Maxwell expressed himself to be thrilled and said to be committed to the club.

“I am thrilled to be committed to Stars for the next four seasons. Our members and fans are the best in BBL and I can’t wait to see everyone back at the MCG next season. For over a decade stars have been a crucial part of his life and is excited already to see what they can achieve in the Big Bash League.”

Glenn Maxwell

“Glenn is one of the most recognizable faces in world cricket and we know how important he is to our fans and members who love to watch him.”

Melbourne Stars General Manager Blair Crouch

The long commitment from the world class talent such as Glenn to the stars is a great sign of his faith in the club’s direction and we would all love to win the BBL title. He is a proven match winner and we can’t wait to see him at the MCG next summer.

The experienced all-rounder has been a valuable asset to the franchise over the years. Blair Crouch the general manager of Stars Franchise welcomed Maxwell’s decision to extend his stay and looks forward to win the BBL title that is going to take place this season.


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