Maxwell 201-run World Cup inning sets numerous records for Australia.
The latest international news states that Australia advanced to the semi-finals of the ongoing World Cup 2023 in India by defeating Afghanistan by 3 wickets in a crucial match.
Australian batsman Glenn Maxwell continued to bat despite a hamstring injury and played the biggest innings in World Cup history. Pat Cummins and Maxwell put on a partnership of 202 for the eighth wicket.
Australian captain Pat Cummins scored 12 runs off 68 balls and supported Maxwell till the end.
Glenn Maxwell played an unbeaten innings of 201 runs and set many records. He became the first Australian batsman to score a double century in a one-day international.
Glenn Maxwell is the first cricket player to score a double century while chasing the target, according to today latest news. In addition, he is the first batsman from Australia to reach 201 runs in a World Cup.
Glenn Maxwell is the first batsman to score a double century while batting in the middle order and he is the first batsman to score the fastest double century in a World Cup. Maxwell is the first batsman to achieve this feat while batting at number five.