IPL 2021 Auction: ‘Looking forward to getting RCB to win their 1st title this year,’ says Glenn Maxwell

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) purchases Glenn Maxwell for a high price of 14.25 crores in the IPL player auction.

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Glenn Maxwell

The release from Punjab Kings ahead of IPL 2021 proved to be a blessing in disguise for Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell as he got a whopping price of 14.25 crores on being purchased by Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB).

The Big Show invited big bucks for his services and was finally taken up by RCB. On a video message shared by RCB on their official account, Maxwell is hopeful of RCB clicnching their 1st title this season.

Maxwell excited to play under Virat Kohli

“Good day, everyone! Glenn Maxwell here. Just wanna say I am super excited to be a part of the RCB team this year. It was a pretty incredible auction last night. I was up all night, watching it. Thanks for all the messages,” Glenn Maxwell said in the video shared by RCB on their Instagram handle.

“It has been great to see all support and all the excitement ahead of this IPL. Looking forward to playing under Virat Kohli, playing with AB de Villiers as well. Couple of my friends Adam Zampa, Kane Richardson and my old friend Yuzvendra Chahal. Haven’t played together since days back in Mumbai. Looking forward to really now those guys and hitting this IPL full steam ahead and getting RCB to win their 1st title this year,” Maxwell added.

RCB squad: Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Devdutt Padikkal, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Siraj, Kane Richardson, Washington Sundar, Pavan Deshpande, Joshua Philippe, Shahbaz Ahamad, Navdeep Saini, Adam Zampa, Kyle Jamieson, Glenn Maxwell, Rajat Patidar, Sachin Baby, Mohammed Azharuddeen, Dan Christian, KS Bharat, Suyash Prabhudessai, Daniel Sams, Harshal Patel

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