By Rishabh Naudiyal Last Updated:
Australian cricketer, Glenn Maxwell is one of his country's premier all-rounders. The ace batsman is widely recognised by the nickname, The Big Show, in the world of cricket, credit to his explosive innings in the most complex of situations. Talking about Maxwell's cricketing legacy, it's highly doubtful that we will ever witness a player of his innovative playing style, stellar attitude, and ability to perform in the most complex of run chases.
Glenn Maxwell's extraordinary innings against Afghanistan in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023, where he scored 201 runs in just 128 balls, is still regarded as one of the greatest ODI innings ever. During the moment when most of the Australians had given up on the match, it was an injured Maxwell who took the game out of Afghanistan's hands despite the latter's dominant display with the ball.
The way Glenn Maxwell smashed that century against Afghanistan despite having a cramp and took the Australian cricket team from 91 for a loss of 7 wickets to 293 for 7 is just one of the greatest games in the World Cup's rich history. Not only this, in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023, Australian batsman, Glenn Maxwell also became the player with the fastest century. The cricketer smashed a century in just 40 balls against Netherlands at Arun Jaitley Stadium in New Delhi.
It's incredible how 35-year-old Glenn Maxwell dominated the World Cup 2023 and gave so many memorable moments to cricket fanatics worldwide. Maxwell receives a hefty sum of money for such a dominant display of batting in almost every match that he plays. Thus, today, we are going to take a look at his multiple income streams and his net worth. So, without further ado, let's get started!
As per multiple media sources, Glenn Maxwell receives a sum of Rs. 8.5 lakhs for playing an ODI, Rs. 5.6 lakhs for a T20I match and Rs. 11 lakhs for a Test match for the national team from the Australian Cricket Board.
The cricketer earns roughly around the sum of Rs. 1.5 crores monthly, which includes his salary from the Australian Cricket Board, IPL fee, and all other brand endorsements that he does. If the reports are to be believed, Maxwell's annual income is around Rs. 18 crores.
Glenn Maxwell is one of the most respected and loved cricketers in India. The Australian trailblazer has played in the 14 seasons of the Indian Premier League (IPL), scoring so many timeless fifties. However, Maxwell has amassed earnings totalling Rs. 63 crores by featuring in 14 seasons of the IPL.
It all started for the cricketer with Delhi Daredevils in the year 2012, and since then, he has played for teams like Mumbai Indians, Kings XI Punjab, and Royal Challengers Bangalore.
As per multiple reports, it was back in 2022 when Glenn Maxwell signed a deal with Melbourne Stars, which is a dominant team in Australia's leading cricket league, Big Bash League (BBL).
Although the exact amount that Glenn Maxwell earns by playing in BBL isn't revealed, as per multiple reports, it is quite close to what he earns in India. Apart from playing in India and Australia, Maxwell played in England in 2022 for London Spirit, a cricket team based in North London.
As per multiple reports, Glenn Maxwell is one of the richest cricketers in Australia. With all his brand endorsements in Australia and internationally, the cricketer has numerous income streams. As a result, Maxwell's net worth is estimated to be around the sum of Rs. 108 crores.
We hope Glenn Maxwell continues to play for some more years so that we can cherish his innings a little longer. What are your thoughts about him? Let us know.